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Aerotek CMM Programmer in Park Ridge, Illinois

Aerotek has an opening for a CMM programmer for a premier client of ours in the Northern Chicagoland area!

We are s eeking a validation engineer with previous experience with Zeiss and Calypso. If interested, or if you know of someone that might be interested, please apply to the posting below:


Metrology CMM Programmer

  • Provide precision inspection and testing services for initial component and product samples provided by suppliers.

  • This includes developing and validating standardized and or automated methods of measurement and inspection while working in conjunction with Metrology Engineers, Supplier Quality Engineers (SQEs), Product Design and Development Engineers (PDD) and Blue Ribbon Teams (BRTs).

  • In conjunction, this role is responsible for implementing measurement methods and strategies to record and make accurate reports.

  • Lastly this role is responsible for archiving of all reported information such that the integrity of the Metrology Lab record is not compromised.

Top Skills Details:

  • Experience with Zeiss

  • Experience with Calypso

  • Understanding of GD&T

Additional Skills & Qualifications:


  • Programming Zeiss O-Inspect CMM using Calypso software. – MUST HAVE

  • Conducts inspection and testing of supplier samples

  • Performs detailed mechanical and visual inspections of part and products as instructed and in accordance part drawings, process route sheets, inspection instructions or other applicable documentation submitted through Metrology Lab workflow management system

  • Provided direct support to Metrology Engineers for development, testing and implementation of new measurement or inspection methods

  • Documents programming and setup instructions and train other Quality/Metrology Associates and Inspectors as needed

  • Archives reports and samples

  • Supports the development of Metrology Lab Procedures through validation methods to provide data with integrity for any properly recorded submissions Sets up inspection equipment and instructs Incoming Inspectors as required

  • Performs regular mechanical measuring equipment requalifications

  • Troubleshoots mechanical and software issues relevant to the CMM

  • Provides support for the maintenance of the calibration records database

All qualified candidates please apply immediately as interviews are currently taking place.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.