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3D Metrology Technician-Quality Dimensioning

Louisville, KY, United States  |  Engineering  |  ID: REQ-14850


The GEA Way

At GE Appliances, a Haier company, we come together to make “good things, for life.”  As the fastest-growing appliance company in the U.S., we’re powered by creators, thinkers and makers who believe that anything is possible and that there’s always a better way.  We believe in the power of our people and in giving them the freedom to explore, discover and build good things, together.  

The GEA Way philosophy, backed by three simple commitments defines the way we work, invent, create, do business, and serve our communities: we come togetherwe always look for a better way, and we create possibilities

Interested in joining us on our journey? 

GEA’s Central Metrology team’s goal is to be recognized as the leader in digital dimensional quality. We want to innovate, educate, and execute the latest 3D metrology methods and GD&T to the GEA cross functional teams. As a Metrology Technician, you will support the digital dimensional transformation of our production facilities utilizing robotics and automation.


3D Metrology Technician-Quality Dimensioning


USA, Louisville, KY

How You'll Create Possibilities

  • Act as a metrology resource for NPI programs. Assist the teams in the creation and execution of PPAP Polyworks part templates (CMM & Scanning). Support the development of new fixturing and measurement plans. Train engineers and requestors as to the capabilities of the 3D measuring equipment in the labs.  
  • Identify preferred metrology strategies and best practices to ensure robust inspection hardware, software, and gages are in place for production.
  • Leverage 3D and robotic metrology tools to push fast root cause analysis, and to study and validate parts, tooling, and equipment through the product development process to achieve world-class quality and craftsmanship.
  • Help develop and enforce standard work and manufacturing quality standards related to the application of dimensional management and 3D metrology in our labs.
  • Support central metrologies data storage / communication process – DataLoop and the ADS drive.
  • Assist the metrology team in the execution of the work order process by managing daily project status meetings.
  • Promote a culture of innovation and learning through development of new measurement technology, processes, and external collaborations and benchmarking.

What You'll Bring to Our Team


  • Bachelor's degree in any discipline or a technical degree is highly preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience with Metrology Engineering or Dimensional Engineering as a Quality Inspector and/or CMM Operations.
  • Experienced in 3D metrology and model-based inspection methods using CMM, structured light scanning, laser, CT x-ray, or robotic measuring arm.
  • Experienced in conducting dimensional analysis of parts and assemblies using 3D metrology data from scanning, CMM, using Polyworks inspection software or similar.
  • Experience using inspection software such as PolyWorks, GOM ATOS, or similar.
  • Experienced in automotive quality processes including applying and leveraging the Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) process per the AIAG Standard.
  • Knowledge in part and assembly modeling using PTC Creo and Windchill PLM.
  • Experienced reading, interpreting, and applying Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing per ASME Y14.5 GD&T Standard.
  • Experienced the application of model-based definition, interpreting and defining inspection routines using GD&T based MBD annotations.
  • Proficient in working with digital tools and CAD-based digital engineering software.
  • Self-starter, innovative, eager to develop and implement new dimensional engineering tools and practices.
  • Sound communication skills, ability to coach and mentor engineers in new tools and processes.

Our Culture

At GE Appliances, creativity meets passion and conversations lead to exceptional outcomes and experiences.  We respect and value the unique backgrounds and experiences that everyone brings to GE Appliances. We believe a diverse workplace, where everyone is included and people can be their true and authentic selves, fosters creativity and innovation. We know our differences are our greatest strength. The very best innovations across every function of a company come from diverse teams. Our commitment to ensuring a safe and inclusive workplace where everyone is valued allows employees to perform at their best, every day. Diversity at GE Appliances helps us achieve zero distance to our owners, innovate smartly and connect to the communities and customers we serve. We encourage and support the ideas, aspirations, and the wellbeing of everyone - our employees and our communities

GE Appliances is a trust-based organization. It is important we offer our employees the flexibility they need to do their best work while balancing the needs of the business and individuals. When you join GEA, you will have the opportunity to work with your leader to create a flexible work arrangement that balances the needs of the individual, team, and organization.

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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