Rockwell Collins Calibration Technician in New Berlin, Wisconsin

B/E Aerospace

B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions. For more information, visit the B/E Aerospace website at

B/E has a leading worldwide market share in all of their major product lines and serves virtually all of the world’s airlines, aircraft manufacturers and leasing companies through its direct global sales and customer support organizations. B/E’s Lighting & Integrated Systems offers a variety of solutions to business jet and commercial OEM’s as well as airlines directly. Major product lines include Interior Lighting, Exterior Lighting, Cabin Management System, Coax Cable & Trays, System Upgrade Provisions, Aerostructures & Interior Assemblies, Engineering, Design and Certification.

As a leader in the aerospace industry, we are growing rapidly and have a number of exciting positions available right now, including a Technician in our Lighting & Integrated Systems business located in New Berlin, WI.


Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager, the Technician will ensure accurate and effective tooling calibration and tool usage techniques, in accordance with AS9100 standards.


  • Maintains tool calibration by assigning/updating appropriate calibration cycles for tools and equipment and labeling non-calibration equipment appropriately.

  • Schedules and coordinates outsourced calibration with approved suppliers.

  • Inspects accuracy of new gauges and instruments for conformance to blueprint specifications before they are released for production use.

  • Maintains Check-in and Check-out process for tools.

  • Maintains the tooling/calibration database and catalog.

  • Plans the sequence of testing and calibration programs for instruments and equipment according to blueprints, schematics, technical manuals, and other specifications.

  • Performs preventative and corrective maintenance of test apparatus and peripheral equipment.

  • Disassembles and reassembles instruments and equipment, using hand tools, and inspects instruments and equipment for defects.

  • Initiates and facilitates corrective action and containment for non-conforming tooling and products.


  • Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; and prior related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Knowledge of production machinery, tools and measuring equipment; including their designs, uses, and maintenance.

  • Experience conducting quality tests and inspections to evaluate quality and performance.

  • Knowledge of inspection tools such as calipers, micrometers and other measurement gauges.

  • Experience reading and interpreting blueprints, schematics, and travelers.

  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, statistics, and their applications.

  • Ability to write detailed quality reports.

  • Knowledge/Experience in ISO9001 and/or AS9100 Quality Management Systems.

  • Required to successfully complete and pass a color test, measurement test, reading/writing test, and small font test.

The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed descriptions of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.