in Hammonds Plains, NS

Hammonds Plains, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 5833

Position Overview:

The Calibrator will apply mechanical and electrical skills to control, calibrate and maintain inspection, measurement and test equipment (IM&TE) to ensure measurement accuracy.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

  • Calibrate IM&TE in accordance with identified procedures.
  • Collect and record data gathered during calibration.
  • Prepare calibration reports and certificates.
  • Use JDE or other calibration-related software to update calibration records.
  • Attend training as required for new IM&TE and procedures.
  • Provide OJT as required to other Calibration employees.
  • Assist in the review of calibration test procedures.
  • Perform laboratory housekeeping and perform basic IM&TE maintenance (clean, lubricate, adjust) as required per OEM documentation.

Position Requirements:

  • Entrants into the Calibrator trade must possess necessary skills to include strong troubleshooting. Interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A strong entry level electrical and mechanical ability.
  • A good working knowledge of general computer applications is a requirement
  • The ability to meet the following physical demands:
  • Horizontal pushing of 50 Lbf.
  • Lifting in excess of 23 Kg.
  • Repetitive movement for extended periods of time.
  • Formal training in calibration methodology will be considered an asset.
  • Demonstrate a personal commitment to IMP Occupational Health, Safety and Environment policies. Continually focusing on your individual safety and the safety of others who may be affected by your work and to fully comply with all Federal Health and Safety Legislation.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activities in your area.
  • Incumbents must be able to pass and maintain Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) and Transport Canada security clearances.
  • The successful applicants will be eligible to meet requirements for the U.S International Traffic In Arms Regulations (ITAR), and Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP).
  • Applicants must be able to pass and maintain a Level II (Secret) security clearance with the Department of National Defence.

Qualified applicants are invited to apply on-line at

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IMP is committed to Employment Equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative at all job levels. We welcome applicants from Aboriginal People, Visible Minority Groups, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations of positions where they are under-represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self identify on either your cover letter or resume.

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