Field Calibration Technician

Field Service Calibration Technician

Department:  Service & Repair

Location:  Chicago, IL 

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

In operation since 1962, Climet Instruments is a leading worldwide manufacturer of airborne particle counters and microbial samplers, which have applications predominantly in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, food & beverage processing, and aerospace industries.  We are searching for a sharp, and self disciplined individual to help grow our market presence.

To apply complete a Climet Job Application, and email to

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 attend training in Redlands, CA for first month
  • • 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 and understanding should include basic AC and DC theory, OpAmp circuits, semiconductor theory, and digital electronics.  Should be able to read schematics, understand common electronic circuits including OpAmp and digital circuitry. Candidates may be given a pre-employment evaluation on their understanding of the aforementioned.
Job Duties

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

  • • Calibration and IQ/OQ Services at customer onsite.
  • • Some calibrations will be performed at the local Climet lab in Chicago.
  • • 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 Quality Management System
  • • 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.