Meetings & Conferences

2015 Measurement Science Conference (MSC), March 18-20, Anaheim, California
A2LA 2015 Technical Forum, March 20-22, Baltimore, Maryland
SENSOR+TEST, 19-21 May 2015, Nürnberg, Germany

Mar 16-20, 2015 Assessment of Laboratory Competence – Baltimore MD

March 16-20, 2015
American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA)
Baltimore, MD

This course is a comprehensive look at the ISO/IEC 17025:2005 requirements and a detailed approach to the assessment of a laboratory’s competence. The course is applicable to all testing and calibration laboratories and it provides an understandable explanation of the international laboratory standard and how it should be applied and implemented. In this course, you will receive a detailed review of the A2LA accreditation process and you will also gain critical insight into the interpretation of the requirements of this international laboratory standard.

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Open Position: Account Supervisor – Allentown, PA

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 Account Supervisor (AS) is a sales position responsible for (a) managing and renewing current relationships with clients, and, (b) prospecting and winning new business. The Account Supervisor’s primary responsibility is to ensure account retention and customer satisfaction through regular communication with current customer(s).

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Jun 10-12 GAS2015 – Rotterdam, Netherlands

GAS2015, The international meeting point in the field of analysis of gases

The 8th International Gas Analysis Symposium & Exhibition (GAS2015) will take place at Beurs-WTC Rotterdam, the Netherlands, from 10 to 12 June 2015. The GAS events are a unique meeting point for international experts and companies from about 40 countries worldwide in the field of analysis of gases.

Topics in the parallel sessions are Natural gas & biogas; Metrology, standardization and certification; Analytical applications; Health, safety and the environment. So, there is something for everyone.

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Sep 21-24 The 2015 International Congress of Metrology – Paris, France

The next International Congress of Metrology, CIM 2015, will be held from September 21 to 24, 2015 in Paris (France) in conjunction with the Enova show. Call for Papers is opened until December 15th, 2014.

To communicate and expand your network during the CIM 2015 … just visit www.metrologie2015.com

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Dec 3 NCSLI Rio Grande Section Meeting

The NCSLI Rio Grande Valley Meeting will take place on December 3, 2015 at 8:00am – 3:30pm. Venue will be South Texas College, 3700 W. Military Highway in McAllen, Texas.

Speaker Topics Include:

  • Metrology and the Consequences of Bad Measurement Decisions – Scott Mimbs, Ret. NASA
  • Avoiding Measurement Errors from Manipulating Data in Software – Logan Kunitz, NI
  • A Short Tutorial on Estimating Measurement Uncertainty – Dr. Hy D. Tran, Sandia National Labs
  • Influence Variables for Conformance – Test Calibrations – Scott Mimbs

Register Online >> http://www.ncsli.org/I/c/a/EL.aspx

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Wanted: Calibration Technician – Minneapolis, MN

Medtronic, Inc.

As the world’s leading medical technology company, we provide lifelong solutions to people with chronic disease. We also are dedicated to the total well-being of our employees and have been recognized as a Fortune “Best 100 Companies to Work For in America.” Work with the kind of people who not only love what they do, but why they do it.

We are looking for self-motivated technicians who will provide calibration, troubleshooting, and repairs for test and measurement equipment in both manufacturing and research environments. Other duties include creating calibration procedures, selecting test and measurement equipment, and entering documentation into computer systems.

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Nov 17-18 Intro to Measurement Uncertainty – San Diego CA

Presented by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA), this course is suitable for all personnel of both calibration and testing laboratories. Every effort is made to eliminate unnecessary complications, to apply The Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement (GUM) at its simplest level and to take away the mystery associated with measurement uncertainty. Participants who have never developed uncertainty budgets usually develop the required skill well before the end of the class. Others who seek explanations of GUM complexities obtain clarifications expressed in simple terms. Measurement uncertainty problems are solved by brainstorming methods so as to generate interaction by all participants.

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December 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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Dec 9-11 Cal Lab Management; Beyond 17025 Training – Los Angeles CA

Does your lab manager have formal management training or experience? This course is designed for new lab managers or managers who would like a refresher or different perspective.

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Dec 4-5 Gage Calibration Systems & Methods – Chicago IL

The Mitutoyo Institute of Metrology provides training and metrology seminars on topics ranging from basic principles of metrology to advanced QC studies. We are the premier educational facility within the quality field. Our seminars are led by experienced, industry-leading professionals at locations across the US. You can even arrange for a seminar to be held at your own facility. All courses are approved for CEU credits (Continued Education Units) and include a certificate of attendance.

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December Classes – Hands On Gage Calibration & Repair

Hosted by IICT, this 2-day training offers specialized training in calibration and repair for the individual who has some knowledge of basic Metrology. Approximately 75% of the workshop involves “Hands-on” calibration, repair and adjustments of micrometers, calipers, indicators height gages, etc. Course also covers NIST Traceability, Certificates of Conformance, Gage Management, Standards, etc. Each student is encouraged to participate in actual calibrations and repairs using IICT equipment.

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Position Available: Project Technician (Elec)

Job ID: 5415
Dept ID: GAD4 Software Qlty Assurance/Calib
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Grade: U33
Location: Cambridge, MA
Full/Part Time: Full-Time

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Draper Overview
Draper is an independent, nonprofit research and development laboratory headquartered in Cambridge, MA. Its’ 950+ technical staff tackles the most challenging nationally important engineering problems with a promise of successful and usable solutions. From military defense and space exploration to biomedical engineering, lives often depend on the solutions we provide. Our multi disciplined teams of engineers and scientists work in a collaborative environment that inspires the cross-fertilization of ideas necessary for true innovation. For more information about Draper, visit www.draper.com.

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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 Calibration Technician – Newport, RI

MAR is seeking qualified Calibration Technician to support the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport (NUWCDIVNPT) in Newport, Rhode Island. If you are interested please email your resume to recruiting@marinc.com or you can apply online at www.marinc.com.

Candidates must meet the following minimum qualifications:

The technicians must have Metrology training in the Mechanical and/or Electronic areas of measurement which is equivalent to that provided by Keesler Technical Training Center, Keesler AFB, MS. Three years of documented On-The-Job Training (OJT) may be substituted for the Technical School Calibration Training.
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