Meetings & Conferences

SENSOR+TEST, 19-21 May 2015, Nürnberg, Germany
FORUMESURE, 19-21 May 2015, Algiers, Algeria
Quality Expo in NYC - June 10-11, 2015

Fluke Calibration – June Webinars

Live Web Seminars on Calibration and Metrology

Real-world expertise and practical tips about electrical, flow, pressure, RF and temperature calibration. New web seminars are scheduled monthly. If you would like to be the first to know about new topics, sign up for Fluke Calibration web seminar alerts. If you can’t find the topic you are looking for, we may have already covered it. View our list of 50+ on-demand web seminars to find out.
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Jun 23 NCSLI South Texas Section Meeting – San Antonio TX

For the first time in many years Southwest Research Institute (SWRI) has volunteered to host this meeting. This is also the first time in a while that we have had a section meeting in San Antonio. We are lining up some really good speakers to cover the areas of, Accreditation Processes, Uncertainty Analysis, and Physical Metrology. There will also be a tour at the end of the meeting. A continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks will be provided. We will also be giving door prizes at the end of the meeting.

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Nov 2-5 AUTOTESTCON 2015 – National Harbor, MD

IEEE AUTOTESTCON is the world’s premier conference that brings together the military/aerospace automatic test industry and government/military acquirers and users to share new technologies, discuss innovative applications, and demonstrate their products and services. It is sponsored annually by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE). The Theme this year is “Increased Mission Effectiveness through Advanced Test & Support Technology.” The Abstract Submission Deadline has been extended to May 13, 2015. Website: http://ieee-autotest.com/

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Jun 3-5 ISO/IEC Standard 17025 Training for Testing/Calibration Labs – Brea CA

This course is aimed at testing and calibration laboratories. The training program is designed to provide a complete overview of the ISO/IEC Standard 17025:2005 requirements. Valuable insights and tools for your staff to help them implement the requirements of these standards will be offered. There will be special emphasis placed on topics such as internal audits, management review, proficiency testing, complaint handling processes, corrective actions, preventive actions, training, measurement uncertainty and traceability.

Laboratory managers, metrology managers, quality managers, calibration professionals, assessors, test engineers, product certification specialists and other laboratory professionals who desire to gain an understanding of this standard or simply wish to refresh their knowledge should attend this course. Registration Deadline: May 20, 2015 >> Register

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Aug 3-4 Training for Measurement Uncertainty – Brea CA

This IAS training program is designed to provide a complete overview of the ISO/IEC 17025 requirements concerning Measurement Uncertainty (MU) as applied to measuring equipment with calibration examples taken from mechanical engineering, physical testing, mass calibration, etc. The program offers its participants an initial step to understanding the accreditation requirements of ISO/IEC 17025 as applicable to MU calculations, with hands-on practical application.  Registration Deadline: Monday July 27, 2015 >> Register

Early-bird Discount (Applications Received by 20 July): $645

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Hiring: Calibration Technicians – Manassas, VA

Welcome to Acucal!

Do you want to be part of a rapidly growing technically advanced team? If so, then Acucal should be on your short list of potential calibration opportunities. We are THE leading Mobile Calibration service provider. With innovative Mobile Laboratories that travel coast-to-coast we service military/aerospace, communication, electronics and manufacturing giants across the United States.

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WANTED: ELECTRONIC/MECHANICAL CALIBRATION TECHNICIANS – CHATSWORTH, CA

Primary Instruments currently has openings for Electronic and Mechanical Calibration Technicians. Qualified candidates will perform electronic calibration and/or repairs on a wide variety of test equipment and general purpose measuring equipment to include:

  • Oscilloscopes
  • DMM
  • Power Supplies
  • Spectrum Analyzers
  • RF/Microwave
  • Temperature and Ovens
  • Torque
  • Pressure
  • Various Hand Tools

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May 19 Metrology for LNG – Brøndby, Denmark

The workshop is part of the cross-national “Metrology for LNG” research project, developing metrological framework to support a healthy growth of LNG trade and new applications.

The 3rd International “Metrology for LNG” workshop gives the opportunity to get updated on developments and meet with stakeholders and solution providers within LNG and metrology. The program of the 3rd International “Metrology for LNG” Workshop The workshop will be a mixture of presentations from partners of the “Metrology for LNG” project and presentations from the industry. With presentations from VSL, Shell, MAN, Scientific Instruments, ASAP and many others, the program will treat subjects such as:

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Fluke Calibration – May Webinars

Live Web Seminars on Calibration and Metrology

Real-world expertise and practical tips about electrical, flow, pressure, RF and temperature calibration. New web seminars are scheduled monthly. If you would like to be the first to know about new topics, sign up for Fluke Calibration web seminar alerts. If you can’t find the topic you are looking for, we may have already covered it. View our list of 50+ on-demand web seminars to find out.
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Aug 10 Fundamentals of Metrology – Gaithersburg, MD

Sponsored by NIST / Office of Weights and Measures, The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar is a a 4-day event introducing the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, measurement assurance, traceability, basic statistics and how they fit into the laboratory Quality Management System. Registration Deadline: Monday, June 15, 2015

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May 27-28 Traceability for Computationally Intensive Metrology – Teddington, UK

Two-day workshop on Traceability for Computationally Intensive Metrology

VSL is leading the work packing on reference data generation in the European research project “Traceability for Computationally Intensive Metrology” (TraCIM). One of the goals of this project is to create reference data for computationally intensive tasks like fitting a circle to data points e.g. measured with a coordinate measurement machine (CMM), or fitting a combination of line profile functions to spectroscopic measurement data. Another project aim is to enable users to validate their metrological software over the internet.

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Wanted: Metrologist (Engineering Technologist 1) – Los Alamos NM

Vacancy Name IRC37660
Job Title Metrologist (Engineering Technologist 1)
Org Name ASM-SCL/Standards & Calibration Laboratory

What You Will Do

Work with senior metrologists, entry level metrologists, engineers, QA specialists, and others in providing Los Alamos National Laboratory with accurate and traceable measurements and ensuring the quality of measurements taken throughout the Laboratory. The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Maintain and calibrate customer and S&CL Measurement and Test Equipment
  • Revise or develop procedures, calculate measurement uncertainties, use metrology database and data acquisition software, expand and evolve the group’s technical capabilities, provide measurement consultation to Laboratory customers, and accurately document all completed work. The successful candidate will also develop new measurement techniques using automation software, and mentor junior staff. A Technologist 1 is expected to perform work independently with occasional oversight. Calibration processes are mostly procedure driven, resulting in the technologist receiving on the job training and achieving qualification in calibration areas.

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Calibration Technicians (All levels) – Full time and Part time positions available

Now Hiring: Calibration Technicians in Santa Clara CA, Seattle WA, Salt Lake City UT, Phoenix AZ, Austin TX, & Warsaw IN!

Company

SIMCO Electronics is the largest independent provider of global calibration, repair, and software solutions, supporting customers worldwide. With corporate headquarters located in the heart of Silicon Valley (near San Francisco, California, USA) our worldwide network of laboratories and international field service teams provide localized support to our customers.

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Jun 9-11 Quality Expo – NYC

Quality Expo launches in New York this June!

NEW for 2015! This event offers the products, services, education, people, and inspiration you need for continuous quality improvement. Get hands on access to products, resources and strategies including: Automatic Gaging Equipment, Calibration Equipment & Services, CMMs and DMMs, Quality Software and more!

Register Today >> QualityExpo.com/CL

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Jun 17-19 ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and Laboratory Accreditation – Detroit/Livonia, MI

This course is an introductory look at ISO/IEC 17025 and its requirements for demonstrating the technical competence of testing and calibration laboratories. In this course, you will be introduced to the A2LA accreditation process and you will also gain insight into the interpretation of the requirements of this international laboratory standard.

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