KBR Metrology Laboratory Supervisor in England, United Kingdom

Title: Metrology Laboratory Supervisor

Location: GB-England

Job Number: 1064397


Yeovil, Somerset

Qualifications : BA/BS degree or HNC in an engineering discipline preferred

Experience and Skills:

Demonstrated experience in progressively more challenging and responsible roles in a metrology/calibration lab and inspection environment. Green belt certified.

Leadership skills, ability to counsel, coach, develop and motivate staff. Team building and facilitation skills. Exhibits full use of standard theories, principles, concepts and techniques in uncertainty budget calculation, temperature uniformity measurement to the requirements of AMS2750, thread, dimensional, electrical, flow and pressure instrument calibration.

Responsible for Metrology Labs in Yeovil, Bournmouth and Basingstoke.

Core responsibilities & Duties:


Establishes unit objectives, work plans, schedules and ensures resources are available for completion of operational assignments.

Oversees activities of staff, ensures a productive work environment and departmental objectives are completed in accordance with quality standards, time and budget constraints.

Responsible for acquiring, generating, reviewing and implementing appropriate calibration procedures and work instructions and for the technical validity, quality and responsiveness of all calibration and repair services delivered to customers from the laboratory.

Review and recommends calibration standards (primary, secondary and working) as appropriate to support the customer base. Assures accuracy and effectiveness of calibration reports and recall notices for their specific customers

Produce monthly and quarterly metrics, conduct operational reviews with customers and sub-ordinates at the other labs.


Interface with Quality Assurance and Accounting / Procurement functions.

Support financial activities, which includes cost control and baseline performance

Performs administrative activities (i.e. developing budgets, cost/benefits analysis)

Focuses on resource development and process improvements

Maintains ISO9001/AS9100 accreditation to the Yeovil Metrology Laboratory

Job: Project Management/Operations