Continental Corporation Quality Technician (Calibration & Gage Technician) in Fletcher, North Carolina

About Continental With sales of €44 billion in 2017, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 238,000 employees in 61 countries. The Chassis & Safety division develops and produces integrated active and passive driving safety technologies as well as products that support vehicle dynamics. The product portfolio ranges from electronic and hydraulic brake and chassis control systems to sensors, advanced driver assistance systems, airbag electronics and sensorics as well as electronic air suspension systems all the way to windscreen washer systems and headlight cleaning nozzles. The focus lies on a high level of system competence and the networking of individual components. Thus products and system functions are developed along the SensePlanAct chain of effects. They form the foundation for automated driving. Chassis & Safety employs more than 47,700 people worldwide and generated sales of approximately €9.8 billion in 2017.

Auto req ID 91789BR

Job Title Quality Technician (Calibration & Gage Technician)

Country United States

Posting Location Fletcher, NC

Job Description


Responsible for general maintenance and support of the Calibration system, and procurement of standard gaging.


• Enter new gages into the calibration system.

• Update gage calibration records (ie: external calibrations).

• Perform gage calibrations to ensure measurement accuracy.

• Issue and recall gages, and update Gage Calibration Lists accordingly.

• Perform gage audits on production floor as required.

• Compile and publish weekly reports, including Calibration Recall, Open Risk Assessments, and Gage Repair Status Reports

• Manage offsite calibrations by external labs (obtain quotes, generate requisitions, prepare gages for shipment, etc.)

• Schedule and coordinate onsite calibrations by external labs.

• Procure inspection and measurement equipment, i.e. – Gages, etc and track status of orders.


• Generate and issue Risk Assessment Requests as needed.

• Track and update status of Risk Assessments.

• Repair and adjust gages as needed, including arranging for repair by external sources, if needed.

• Track and update status of pending gage repairs.

• Inventory and reorganize gage storage cabinets.

• Re­serialize old gages to match the new numbering system and update the calibration system accordingly.

• Develop and update Calibration Instructions, and update the Calibration Laboratory Scope as needed.

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

No relocation will be provided for this position.

Job Requirements


Associate's Degree or two years of relevant work experience in lieu of a degree.

2+ years of practical measurement experience, including surface plate layouts, using a variety of manual and automated measurement equipment.

Blue print reading and dimensional tolerances.

Basic computer skills.

Math calculations and computations.

Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

No relocation will be provided for this position.


Associate's Degree in a technical field.

ASQ/CQT certification preferred.

Knowledge of machining and assembly processes and gage applications.

Knowledge of measurement sciences & calibration systems.

Knowledge of SAP.

EEO Statement

EEO / AA / Disabled / Protected Veteran Employer. Continental offers equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to unlawful consideration to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law. In addition, as a federal contractor, Continental complies with government regulations, including affirmative action responsibilities, where they apply. To be considered, you must apply for a specific position for which Continental has a current posted job opening. Qualifying applications will be considered only for the specific opening(s) to which you apply. If you would like to be considered for additional or future job openings, we encourage you to reapply for other opportunities as they become available. Further, Continental provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with a disability. If you need assistance in the application process, please reply to or contact US Recruiting at 248.209.4000.

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