Chicago technical recruiting firm seeks a Corporate Metrology Engineer

Position: Corporate Metrology Engineer

Location: Kalamazoo, MI

Compensation: $50,000-70,000 base pay

Overview: Kappa Search, Inc. is a leading technical recruiting firm based in Chicago that specializes in the permanent placement of candidates into manufacturing roles. We are currently looking to fill a Corporate Metrology Engineer position for our client situated in the Kalamazoo, MI area. The Engineer will be functioning as quality control staff member and working with product implementation project teams to troubleshoot, design, and study products in order to enhance overall quality.


  • Creating test methods to maintain production functions
  • Acting as a support for various internal engineering teams by designing and implementing gages
  • Assessing performance of systems and verifying that they all meet standard measurements and company requirements
  • Calibrating all of company’s equipment by making any changes needed to keep them up to code
  • Participating in Product Realization teams as needed by designing methods to maintain customer and market demands
  • Using resources to achieve landmark dates and stay on task
  • Looking for and maintaining money-saving practices for the company


  • B.S. in Engineering
  • Certified Quality Engineers are preferred
  • 3+ years of experience in quality and/or metrology
  • Capable of directing quality systems audits
  • Knowledge of Key Creator or SolidWorks as well as 3D CAD software
  • Understanding of Tolerancing as well as Geometric Dimensioning
  • Strong management skills
  • Experience with statistics, tool design, and metrology measurements