NSTX Machine Metrology Engineer
Requisition # 2018-9534
Department PPPL Engineering and Infrastrc
Full-Time / Part-Time Full-Time
As an engineer experienced in metrology, provide well rounded knowledge of the measuring equipment and data acquisition. Capable of post processing of collected data in a manner customized to various needs of the Project on components, and systems, considering the impact of stack up of tolerances and errors and uncertainties in measurement.
- Be able to lay out a plan for metrology and supervise implementation as needed to ensure proper data gathering techniques are followed and data is usable.
- Have well based knowledge of statistics and characterization of large number of data points, as appropriate for baselining and comparison against idealized state.
- Be able to generate and use 3D models and 2 D drawings and other documents to interpret engineering drawings, sketches, procedures and specifications to determine how best to perform measurements; and present results.
- Use unique approaches in set up and plan of the job to ensure quality of data and timely completion of the job.
- Participate in design reviews and offer feedback on feasibility of data acquisition and accuracy of metrology data and subsequent iterations
- Design necessary fixtures and or attachments for specific tasks.
- Participate as a team member in complex projects to satisfy metrology needs in experimental areas.
- Use pertinent software to store, display and analyze data.
- Document results in appropriate format such that it is representative and shows the deviations appropriately.
- Follow approved procedures for creating drawings, Non Conformance Report and Engineering Work Packages.
- Supervise small teams of technicians performing metrology work in experimental areas as needed.
Mechanical Engineering degree with proven experience in metrology; BS degree in other science and engineering disciplines with at least 4 years of experience in use of high accuracy metrology equipment and post processing and spatial analysis of data; Knowledge of Data Sciences highly desirable.
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Standard Weekly Hours
Eligible for Overtime
Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)
Estimated Appointment End Date
Physical Capacity Exam Required
Valid Driver's License Required
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