Conferences

Simposio de Metrologia, Santiago de Queretaro, Mexico - 6-10 October 2014
SENSOR+TEST, 19-21 May 2015, Nürnberg, Germany
MSC, 18-21 March 2015, Anaheim, California

Nov 13 NCSLI South Texas Section Meeting – Houston TX

November 13, 2014
The National Conference of Standards Laboratories International
Houston, Texas

This meeting will be held at the Hewlett-Packard Lone Star College University Park campus in Houston, Texas. A tour of the Hewlett-Packard lab will be given at the end of the day. Registration is free and will be limited to 35 people. You must pre-register through NCSLI – no walk-ins will be permitted  >> NCSLI Northern Ohio/Western PA Section webpage

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Position Available for Calibration Specialist – Location Varies

Liberty Calibration Corps is an independent Accredited ISO17025 provider of global calibration services ranging from Electronic Instrumentation, RF/Microwave, Antennas, EMI/EMC, Mechanical/Dimensional and many other areas worldwide.

Position Overview: The calibration specialist will be involved in all areas of calibration from data collection, preparing calibration certificates, proficiency testing, repairs, maintenance, writing/reviewing calibration procedures, development of new calibration procedures and general lab support.

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Seeking Qualified Electronic Calibration Technician – Newport, RI

MAR is seeking qualified Electronic Technician (Calibration) for an opportunity to support the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport (NUWCDIVNPT) in Newport, Rhode Island. The position requires DoD Secret clearance. Email resume & salary requirements to recruiting@marinc.com. EOE, M/F.

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Apr 28-30 Recontres Francophones sur la Qualité et la Mesure – Angers, France

2015 Ed. in French on Quality and Measurement
Angers, France – 28-30 Avril 2015

Nous avons le plaisir de vous annoncer que l’édition 2015 des Rencontres Francophones sur la Qualité et la Mesure, aura lieu à Angers, France – du 28 au 30 avril 2015. Cet évènement est l’occasion de rassembler différentes communautés, pour valoriser l’importance de la Qualité et de la Métrologie notamment, au sein des entreprises, de la Recherche et en Enseignement Supérieur. Plusieurs conférences et ateliers techniques seront proposés et animés par des spécialistes. Vous pourrez également assister à des séances Posters.

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Oct 22 Torque 101 Webinar

How To Choose a Torque Transducer
Interface – Advanced Force Measurement
October 22, 2014 – 10:00-11:00 AM (Arizona Time)

Presented by Mr. Keith Skidmore, this webinar will go over what you need to know about Torque in order to choose the best device for your unique applications.

It will be a great opportunity for students, new engineers, and anyone from the aeronautic or automotive industry that wants to learn more about torque measurement.

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Openings for ELECTRONIC/MECHANICAL TECHNICIANS – Chatsworth, CA

ELECTRONIC/MECHANICAL TECHNICIANS

Primary Instruments currently has openings for Electronic and Mechanical Technicians. Qualified candidate 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 to 40.0 GHz, temperature and ovens, also various hand tools.

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Dec 1 Fundamentals of Vibration for Test & Design Applications – Las Vegas, NV

Dec 1-4, 2014
Technology Training, Inc.
Las Vegas, NV

Random vibration and shock are important in most engineering applications where the product is exposed to transportation and to possible vibration and shock during service. The need to understand the effects of vibration and shock on product reliability is paramount today, where electronic/computer components are part of almost every product.

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Nov 17 Grounding and Shielding Techniques for EMI, EMC and ESD – Las Vegas NV

Nov 17-19, 2014
Technology Training, Inc.
Las Vegas, NV

In modern electronics, as component size continues to decrease and complexity to increase, electrostatic and magnetic fields and their interactions are becoming increasingly important. As problems have arisen, creative solutions have been developed. This course pulls together the latest tools and techniques for overcoming problems related to electrostatic and magnetic coupling. An understanding of the principles and recent developments in this growing field is essential to many individuals in both the commercial and military electronics industries.

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Nov 10 Fixture Design for Vibration and Shock Testing

Nov 10-13, 2014
Technology Training, Inc. (TTI)
Las Vegas, NV

This course is designed to follow course 310, “Mechanical Design for Product Reliability”. Another version of course 157 (course 157-3) is a standalone course, intended for on-site presentation.

For Whom Intended This seminar is intended for dynamics test and evaluation personnel desiring an understanding of practical approaches to the design and fabrication of test fixtures used in vibration and shock testing. Tooling Engineers responsible for fixture design need this training.

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November Webinars – Fluke Calibration

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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FREE Online Training – Brüel & Kjær Webinars

Brüel & Kjær runs a wide variety of free online training courses throughout the year and welcomes attendees from other countries.

Sign up today - Learn the latest in sound and vibration from your desk in our one-hour sessions!
 
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Looking for a FT Repair Technician – Dulles, VA

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.

Position Overview

The Repair Technician will apply knowledge of measurement science, mathematics, physics and electronics to perform calibration and repair of test measurement and diagnostic equipment used in the Life Science, RF/Telecommunications, and Semiconductor/Electronic Components markets. This position will normally receive general instructions on work assignments that are semi-routine in nature and where the ability to recognize and apply technical deviations from general troubleshooting and repair is required. The Repair Technician will identify and utilize appropriate manual and automated measurement procedures. The Repair Technician will perform laboratory and work area housekeeping.

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Calibration Technicians (All levels) – Full time and On-call positions available

Now Hiring: Calibration Technicians in Silicon Valley CA, Allentown PA, Newport New VA, and Dulles VA!

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.

Position Overview

The Calibration Technician will apply knowledge of measurement science, mathematics, physics, and electronics to calibrate inspection, measurement, and test equipment in the Acoustical, Chemical, Dimensional, DC/Low Frequency, RF/Microwave, Fluid, Mechanical, Optical, Thermodynamics, and Time & Frequency disciplines to ensure measurement accuracy. The Calibration Technician will identify and utilize appropriate manual and automated measurement procedures.

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Jul 8-10 ASPE 2015 Summer Topical Meeting – Golden CO

Join us in Colorado for the 5th ASPE Topical Meeting on Precision Interferometric Metrology! The meeting brings together specialists and practitioners from industry, government and academia in an ideal forum for the exchange of ideas. We will follow the highly-successful workshop format enjoyed in past meetings, most recently in Asheville, North Carolina, in 2010. The emphasis will be on discussion in a relaxed atmosphere.

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Beamex Launches Mike’s Calibration Corner

Beamex, one of the world’s leading providers of calibration solutions, presents the best practices for advanced process instrument calibration through a new series of videos in which a Beamex Calibration Consultant, Michael Frackowiak, shows the calibration process in a hands on manner.

Michael Frackowiak is a calibration expert with years of experience with Beamex products, initially as a hands-on calibration technician, and most recently as a Calibration Consultant at Beamex UK. Today Mike is involved in Beamex’s newest venture, Mike’s Calibration Corner, a trio series with three videos in each. During the first series, Mike shows (1) how to automatically calibrate a multichannel FOUNDATION Fieldbus temperature transmitter with a Beamex MC6 and Beamex FB temperature block, (2) how to calibrate a pressure measurement loop containing a pressure transmitter and control room display with a Beamex MC6 calibrator and Beamex PGM pressure pump, and (3) how to automatically calibrate a WirelessHART temperature transmitter using a Beamex MC6.

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