Calibration & Metrology Specialist

Pride yourself on the precision of your work? Passionate about measurement science, mathematics, and electronics? We’re looking for you! The Aerospace, Defense & Marine engineering team at TE is seeking a highly motivated Calibration & Metrology Specialist to provide support in our test labs.

Job Overview

The Calibration & Metrology Specialist will apply knowledge of measurement science, mathematics, physics, and electronics to calibrate inspection, measurement, and test equipment in the Electrical, Mechanical, Dimensional, DC/Low Frequency, Fluid, Thermodynamics, and Time & Frequency disciplines to ensure measurement accuracy. The Calibration Specialist will identify and utilize appropriate measurement procedures.  This position will provide calibration support for test equipment at two TE Connectivity Test Lab locations in the Harrisburg, PA area.               

Responsibilities & Qualifications

What you will be doing…    

As a Calibration & Metrology Specialist, a typical day may include:

  • Calibrate inspection, measurement, and test equipment (IM&TE) in one or more of the following disciplines –  Electrical, Mechanical, Dimensional, DC/Low Frequency, Fluid, Thermodynamics, and Time & Frequency, in order to ensure compliance with published specifications
  • Work with outside suppliers and OEM’s for calibration and repair of measurement and test equipment including fiber optic test equipment.
  • Perform maintenance, troubleshooting and minor repair of precision equipment
  • Develop calibration procedures and methods, according to detailed specifications, blueprints, drawings, and other technical requirements
  • Collect, compile, measure, summarize, and record data gathered during calibration.

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What your background should look like…

  • This position requires access to information which is subject to stringent controls under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or Export Administration Regulations (EAR).   Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. lawful permanent resident, person granted asylee status in the U.S., or person admitted into the U.S. as a refugee.
  • Minimum AS degree, formal PMEL training, or equivalent.
  • Minimum 3 years of calibration experience. Will consider less than 3 years if applicant’s AS degree is in Measurement Science & Metrology Technology

Nice to have:

  • ASQ CCT Certification a plus.
  • Knowledge of Quality Management systems (ISO 9001, ISO 17025 and Z540)

What TE Connectivity offers...

We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

  • Healthcare for associates and their families, including eligible domestic partners
  • Paid time off, including vacations and holidays
  • Life insurance and disability protection
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement benefits (401k matching) and more…

Throughout our Global reach and various Business Units, we take a balanced approach to the benefits we provide. Many benefits are company-paid, while others are available through associate contribution. Specific benefit offerings can vary by location.

Work Location:

This position is located in our Harrisburg, PA office.

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at and on LinkedIn, Facebook, WeChat and Twitter.


  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation


At TE, we believe in unleashing people’s potential. We have Employee Resource Groups (Women In Networking, ALIGN – LGBTQ, Young Professionals, etc.) to support and promote a diverse workplace and a culture of inclusion for the development of different perspectives, styles and ideas. By doing this, we are consistently recognized by Thomson Reuters, and now Clarivate Analytics, as one of the Top 100 Innovators, as well as deemed one of the world’s most ethical companies by Ethisphere.

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Middletown, PA, US, 17057

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Education Experience:  Associate Degree (High School +2 years)
Travel:  Less than 10%

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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