Systems Calibration Technician

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San Diego, CA
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Duties of Position

Supports Test Equipment and Automated Test Equipment Calibration and Repair activities. Accomplishes calibration of General Purpose Test Equipment (GPTE) and Automated Test Equipment (ATE) and Monitoring Systems. Repairs to the extent to permit calibration of the repairable. Affixes a standard calibration sticker to the repaired/calibrated test equipment. Defines significant out of tolerance conditions so appropriate action can be taken to correct possible nonconformance. Provides tracking, control, and Preventive Maintenance Servicing (PMS) such as observing operational characteristics and filter cleanliness. Provides inventory control for all GPTE. Performs Automatic Test Equipment (ATE) integration of hardware and software. Continues to develop working knowledge of all operating standards, practices, and procedures, including safety procedures. Other duties as required.

Required Skills & Experience

5 yrs recent relevant experience in calibration, troubleshooting, maintenance, repair, installation and de-installation of electronic systems, equipment, components, antennas, cables, cableways, waveguides and ducts, while using calibration standards, logic analyzers, digital oscilloscopes and other test equipment. Relevant experience on quality management systems (ISO9001:2008 or equivalent).

This position requires a Secret US DoD security clearance.

Preferred Skills

Quality Management System (QMS) experience that is compatible with ISO 9001:2008.

Additional Notes

Completion of an appropriate military “A" school and completion of at least one appropriate military “B" or "C" school may be substituted for the two year requirement. Calibration Technician certification required.


Must be able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Must be able to interface effectively with all levels of technical and management personnel. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran ***When responding to this posting please reference job # SD19-29 Systems Calibration Technician

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*The majority of our positions require a DoD security clearance


Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.