Experienced Quality Metrology Technician (CMM) - Kalispell, MT

  • Applied Materials
  • Kalispell, MT, USA
  • Nov 02, 2022
Full time Analysis Communication Mid Level Technician

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Performs inspection of purchased parts, materials, components, and/or equipment. Confirm accuracy and develop inspection methods of manufactured parts.
  • Assists in determining methods, sequences, and procedures used for inspection. And will perform all levels of inspections.
  • Utilizes drawings, specifications, industry standards, and sketches, adapting inspection measuring devices and procedures when necessary. Read and interpret intermediate technical drawings and specification requirements.
  • Lead Cross Functional Teams to resolve quality issues. Mentors and trains less experienced level peers.
  • Document results by recording and writing  detailed test results and quality problem reports.
  • Utilize Advanced Problem Solving abilities to identify complex root causes and solutions.
  • Understanding and apply Statistical Methods/Applications & use of complex precision measuring inspection tooling, gauges, and equipment (CMM- use of and basic programming capability)
  • Develops audit methods, sequences, and procedures used for inspection.  In addition, perform complex audits.


Functional Knowledge

  • Has developed advanced specialized expertise within a analytical/scientific area to perform the most complex work


Business Expertise

  • Has a good understanding of how related teams coordinate their efforts and resources to achieve objectives



  • May act as a lead for the team, may allocate work and provide subject matter guidance to more junior team members


Problem Solving

  • Exercises judgment, based on previous experience, practices and precedents, to identify and solve problems that arise with little or no precedent



  • Impacts the effectiveness of own team and closely related teams


Interpersonal Skills

  • Exchanges ideas and information effectively; uses tact and diplomacy when dealing with others




proficient with Mitutoyo/German Zies systems

Geometric Dimensioning And Tolerancing experienced preferred not required.







Technical Diploma



Calypso (Software), Geometric Dimensioning And Tolerancing (GD&T), Zeiss






Years of Experience:

7 - 10 Years


Work Experience:



Additional Information




Yes, 10% of the Time



Relocation Eligible:




Applied Materials is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law.