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Calibration/Metrology Tech II

21000GKD Requisition #

A Day in the Life

As a Calibration/Metrology Tech II, you are part of a team, responsible performing smooth and accurate calibrations applicable to the EMEA region. Performing and documenting calibrations according to all applicable work instructions. Checking and filing third party certificates, to ensure proper future references and supporting our supporting our Technical Serivce, Production, and R&D personal throughout the EMEA region, are all part of your daily activities.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Calibrating measurement and inspection equipment according to workstructions
  • Performing small repairs and adjustments on measurement and inspection equipment
  • Sending equipment to third party suppliers
  • Unpacking and packing measurement equipment from users
  • Maintaining communication with 3rd party calibration vendors.
  • Communicating with various other parties/departments within the company. E.g. equipment owners, Purchasing, etc.
  • Checking certificates from third party suppliers
  • Arange and guide on site visits from third party suppliers at EOC and nearby Medtonic locations.
  • Performing calibrations on site at other Medtronic locations nearby.
  • Take Household rules, Code of Conduct and EHS procedures into account, in order to guarantee optimum work conditions
  • Perform all activities to conform with all work instructions and quality procedures
Act as a team player and contribute to a ‘great place to work’ environment

Must Haves

  • MBO electronics/mechanical level 4 or similar
  • 2 years of relevant experience
  • Fluent in English language in word and writing
  • Computer literacy (MS-Office and preferably SAP / ERP)
  • Ability to work independently, to identify (potential) issues and act pro-actively.
  • Methodical, structured, patient
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Flexible, Dedicated and Determined
  • Hands on mentality and eager to learn

Please note that for this position, relocation support is not provided. Preferably, we are looking for candidates that live within a max 80km radius of our Medtronic office in Heerlen , the Netherlands.

Nice to Haves

  • Calibration Management Systems experience
  • Lean Six Sigma – Continuous improvement skills



We Offer

In our 5th Tenet of our Mission we recognize the personal worth of employees by providing an employment framework that allows personal satisfaction in work accomplished, security, advancement opportunity, and means to share in the company's success. 
Also a competitive package is of course part of that. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to all our employees:


  • Flexible working environment;
  • Annual Incentive Plan % depending on company results;
  • Pension scheme and group discount on healthcare insurances
  • Training possibilities via Cornerstone/Harvard Manage Monitor/GetAbstract
  • Employee Assistance Program and Recognize! (our global recognition program)


Your Answer

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