Field Service Calibration Technician

Department:  Service & Repair

Location:  Charlottesville, VA 

Compensation: Full time salary plus benefits. (Exempt Employee).   

In operation since 1962, Climet Instruments is a leading global manufacturer and provider of airborne particle counters and microbial air samplers, which have applications predominantly in biopharmaceutical, medical device, and life science industry in general. As a valuable member of our team, you will quickly learn that "Quality is in our DNA." This applies not simply to the products we manufacture, but our desire that employees be mentally challenged to learn and grow their skillset within Climet, and to constantly improve. In business for nearly 60 years, Climet offers new employees a team-based friendly work environment with a very stable organization. Climet is actively seeking sharp candidates that are loyal, self disciplined, and are looking for an opportunity for career development.

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  •   Competitive Wage
  •   Company Paid Medical Insurance
  •   401(k) Retirement Plan & Company Paid Pension Plan
  •   Company Paid Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability
  •   9-10 Days Paid Holidays
  •   Paid Sick Leave (PSL) and Personal Time Off (PTO)

  • * Benefits may vary depending job classification.

Education and Experience

High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) with an Associate of Arts in Science degree in Electronics. A Bachelor degree in the electronics field a plus.

Required Skills

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate:

  • • Ability to read and comprehend Basic Math & English
  • • Prior history of job stability if not a recent college graduate
  • • Experience using electronics lab equipment a plus
  • • Electronics course work a plus and understanding of basic electronics preferred. Candidates may be given a pre-employment evaluation on their understanding of the aforementioned. Extensive training will be provided.
Job Duties

Job duties and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • • Calibration and IQ/OQ Services at customer onsite.
  • • Some calibrations will be performed at the local Climet lab in Charlottesville.
  • • Provide customer technical support as needed
  • • Frequent domestic and international travel as necessary
  • • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • • Must maintain a clean and organized work area
  • • Must follow all procedures established for ISO 9001 and ISO 17025
  • • Other duties as assigned
Physical Requirements

Successful Candidates must be able to perform the following:

  • • Ability to perform intricate hand manipulations, such as soldering, using a screw driver, and similar actions.
  • • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. from the floor to above your head
  • • Must be able to push a cart
  • • Sitting or standing for extended periods of time required
  • • Travel up to 50%
  • • Must have ability to distinguish between colors

A basic English and Math test will be administered as part of the pre-selection process.  The successful candidate must also pass a physical and a drug test as condition for continued employment.


All applicants must be authorized to work in the United States of America.

Climet is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.

Job descriptions are not all-inclusive. Tasks, duties and responsibilities may change for personal growth, organizational development and/or evolution of new technologies.