at MPC Recruitment
Location Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Date Posted
Category General
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR


Job Description:


Reference: JC50081 Our client who specialises in automotive component manufacturing is seeking a Metrologist to join their team




  • Standard 10 and NTC 5. 3 Years 3D Measuring experience


  • 3 Years 3D Programming experience


  • Qualified Artisan (Tool/Die/Pattern maker)


  • Knowledge of problem solving techniques including 8D. TOPS methodology


  • Knowledge of QS9000 & VDA6


  • Knowledge of Measurement System Studies. Knowledge of ISO Guide 25


  • Detailed knowledge of control plans, failure modes & Effects analysis and statistical techniques The key responsibilities include the following: Develop DCC part programmes


  • Receives the customer drawing and specifications from process / quality engineering


  • Interprets the customer requirements by reviewing the DRW and spec’s


  • Reviews part configuration in order to establish factors influencing part viability. I.e. pattern, die or press tool construction, part flexibility, part manufacturing process


  • Establishes reterance system


  • Establishes measurement method for each feature


  • Establishes tool selection and path to measure each feature


  • Generates the software commands to develop the measurement program


  • Tests program off-line using software to track paths or measurement to ensure no physical


  • damage will occur to CMM during measurement Set-up DCC part programmes to support receiving inspection


  • Develop DCC program as per 1.1. – 1.8


  • Develop and co-ordinate manufacture of locating fixtures for part


  • Set-up SPC link from CMM to SPC software Generate initial master data for manufacturing fixtures once development cycle has been completed


  • Set up manufacturing fixtures on CMM, develop reference system and generate programme on


  • quality critical characteristics of the fixture


  • Forward the measured data and specification to design engineering for drawing and CAD update


  • Incorporate master program into fixture control procedures Support timeous resolution related to measurement during problem investigations


  • Measuring parts to determine conformance to drawing


  • Develop programs to support capability analysis of suspect parts


  • Reports to manufacturing / engineering teams the outcome and possible alternatives Set up DCC programmes to support capability studies


  • Develop programmes to support capability analysis of suspect parts Measure initial samples for process development and final presentation to customer


  • As per Develop DCC part programmes above


  • Measure parts using programs


  • Complies report to support part measurement


  • Reports analysis of data to guide engineering team to alternative meathods of tooling / manufacture Confirm manufacturing and checking fixture measurements before, during and after modification


  • Participated in team problem solving and development process for areas requiring dimensional input Develop system procedures compliant with ISO Guide 25 and customer requirements


  • Interpret the standard ISO and customer requirements


  • Develop policy statements to satisfy above


  • Develop operating procedures to satisfy above


  • Train personnel in use of these operating procedures


  • Maintain the system to meet ISO / Customer requirement through scheduled audits and improvements Train personnel to operate the CMM


  • Develop training material and standards


  • Identify candidates


  • Present, instruct and test persons to standard


  • Audit effectiveness of training Guide design / quality engineering in fixture tolerancing


  • Interpret Drw and specification requirements, compare this to the geometric dimensional and tolerancing guide, and guide design of fixture


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