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Service Technician

Vaisala is a global technology leader and expert in weather, environmental, and industrial measurements and our solutions enable customers to find answers, remove doubt, and make smarter decisions.  We take pride in being pioneers who strive to bring about positive changes in both the society and environment, and our work is not done yet.  Curiosity, the desire to meet challenges and an extraordinary ability to innovate are Vaisala's core, both past and present. In line with our mission “Observations for a better world,” we continue our work to help find answers and take action for a sustainable future.  


Our employees demonstrate, uphold, support, and model the Vaisala Values: Customer Focus, Innovation & Renewal, Strong Together and Integrity. Sharing strong and common values is part of our culture and enables us to work towards our shared mission.


Industrial Measurements business area serves a wide range of industries and applications ranging from pharmaceutical to food industries, and from warehouses to power transformers. It offers a broad range of accurate and reliable measurement instruments based on the cutting-edge technology to help our customers optimize their processes, improve efficiency, minimize energy consumption, and ensure the high quality of their end-products. 



Position Description: 
We are currently searching for a Calibration & Repair Technician who is responsible for performing calibrations and repairs on various Vaisala products in our Woburn (Boston), Massachusetts office.  The successful candidate for this role will be vaccinated against COVID-19.


In this position you will have the opportunity to: 

  • Perform detailed calibrations and repairs on Vaisala products.
  • Perform all calibration and repairs following the steps outlined in the Calibration & Repair Services Process.
  • Complete Data Sheets and Calibration Reports
  • Complete Repair Reports
  • Accurately opening, assigning, and completing Repair Orders (RO’s)
  • Read and follow detailed calibration/repair procedures
  • Accurately signing out inventory material
  • Provide clear and concise updates to customers regarding calibration and/or repair status or quotations.
  • Maintain clean and professional work stations at all times 


We are looking for someone who has: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent and 1-2 years of experience.  Or, equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Associate’s or Technical degree in related field preferred
  • Excellent spoken and written English as either primary or secondary language
  • Basic calibration knowledge
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic MS Office knowledge
  • Desired but not required experience:
    • Electronics
    • Mechanics
    • Telecommunications
    • Computer networking
    • Environmental or climatological disciplines
    • Dedicated customer service delivery


Please send your application including CV and salary request soon. Recruitment will be closed as soon as we find a suitable person.


Our Vaisala solutions contribute to societies and people’s lives in over 150 countries – and can even be found in space. With our technological innovations for measuring weather, environmental and industrial conditions, we have a key role in solving the grand social and environmental challenges of our time. We offer you a career with a clear purpose and a chance to create observations for a better world.  We take pride in being pioneers who strive to bring about positive changes in both the society and environment, and our work is not done yet. Take advantage of this opportunity and join our team to make a difference!


What we offer:

Our benefits package includes: health, dental, and vision insurance, flexible spending accounts, company paid life, long and short term disability, 401(K) plan with company match, a variety of voluntary benefits programs, fitness reimbursement, Employee Assistance Programs, and tuition reimbursement. We also offer holiday pay and a generous paid time off plan.


To be considered for this position you must currently be eligible to work in the U.S. Vaisala participates in the E-Verify employment verification system. Candidates are subject to a complete background check prior to an offer being extended.



Vaisala is proud to be an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legal protected status.


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Reasonable Accommodation Notice

Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. As a government contractor, Vaisala complies with Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (the Act), which is a law that prohibits federal contractors and subcontractors from discriminating in employment against individuals with disabilities and requires employers take affirmative action to recruit, hire, promote, and retain these individuals.


If you require a reasonable accommodation to complete an application for a recognized disability under applicable law, please contact Human Resources by phone at 303-499-1701 or by email at Please note that you can easily submit application by attaching your LinkedIn profile in the recruitment tool (LinkedIn Apply functionality).

Nearest Major Market: Louisville

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