Head of Laboratory (Dimensional Calibration / Metrology)
This is a great career opportunity for a Head of Lab in Corby commutable from Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough, Rugby, Lutterworth, Stamford, Oakham, Fleckney, Uppingham, Melton Mowbray, Peterborough, Huntingdon, Bedford, Leicester, Wellingborough
Salary is £ Negotiable depending on experience, working for a leading metrology company.
The successful Head of Lab will be working for an employer who:
is a leading metrology company with an impressive client base
operate a technically advanced calibration laboratory with niche equipment
are also a specialist manufacturer of bespoke products
This challenging Head of Lab role will involve overseeing the calibration of mechanical measuring instrumentation in line with industry standards. You will be managing a small team that will be calibrating instruments such as Micrometers, Verniers and Gauges so strong attention to detail is essential; you will also be reading engineering drawings.
The successful Head of Lab must have current or previous experience of being a head of a UKAS dimensional laboratory or a deputy head of a UKAS dimensional laboratory. You should have supervisory experience of calibrating mechanical measuring instrumentation, in a laboratory environment, to UKAS standards.
It is essential that you have experience of calibrating instruments such as Micrometers, Verniers and Gauges
You need to have good mechanical engineering knowledge and should ideally be apprentice trained or time served as a Mechanical Calibration Engineer.
About Precision Recruitment
This Head of Lab role is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating in our fourteenth year, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision cover the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Design Engineers, Quality Managers and Production Managers.
We have many engineering roles around the Midlands including Leicester, Coventry, Derby, Nottingham, Coalville and Northampton so get in touch today.
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