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Lead Metrologist

Requisition Number: POS2733

Region: US
State: Wisconsin
City: Menomonie


  • Organize and complete First Article layouts and Capability Studies
  • Maintain laboratory systems, procedures, and policies to meet or exceed customer requirements
  • May perform color studies, submission packages, geometric design and tolerance
  • Participate in Advance Quality Planning; which may include Gage R&R, FMEAs, and flow diagrams
  • Perform MSA analysis and provide interpretation to engineering
  • Verify compliance to engineering specifications
  • Compile necessary paperwork, SPC charts, raw material certs, and paint lab reports to complete certifications sent to the customer
  • Perform raw materials testing, update SPC data, file and update color chips.
  • File all necessary certifications, reports, etc.
  • May provide guidance to measurement personnel
  • Select, program and operate all measurement systems; able to run all software
  • Identifies the appropriate measurement method
  • Coordinate calibration internal and external
  • Perform variance analysis
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Some programs may have vision requirements

Leadership Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the flow of work; ensure the department is completing required work activities; and be a focal point for issues, problems and communication
  •  Develop and train First Article Inspectors
  •  Assign specific work activities for a shift or work group
  •  Provide input to performance review & may be a part of communication to the person reviewed
  •  Provide input to decision maker regarding hiring decisions and/or disciplinary actions
  •  Assistance with Kronos and timecards

Qualifications - Education & Experience

  • Technical degree in precision measurement or equivalent education and experience
  • Minimum five (5) years of quality related experience

Qualifications - Skills & Competencies

  • ASQ certification or equivalent experience (CMI)
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • Basic knowledge of metrology, statistics and blueprint reading
  • Proficient with personal computer and standard office suite software
  • Basic math skills
  • Strong understanding and ability to use statistical analysis tools

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