Metrology Programmer 1

Location: Woking, GB

Metrology Programmer


As a Metrology Programmer, you will be responsible for the measurement and reporting of Body in White and Component accuracy within McLaren Automotive.


The role relies upon excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a key attribute being the ability to understand GD&T and communicate measurement reports in a clear and concise manner.


Principal accountabilities:


  • The ability to read drawings (2D and CATIA V5) to obtain key component information.
  • Verifying dimensional accuracy of any part or tool used in the manufacturing process using CMM (Wenzel & Hexagon) and Portable measuring equipment (Faro).
  • Working in various areas of the business including the Metrology Lab, CMM, production areas and the Styling studio.
  • Communicate reports to engineering groups with measurement activity results.


Knowledge, skills & experience:


  • Significant level of experience in metrology / inspection
  • Preferable background in Mechanical engineering
  • Experience in using Catia V5
  • Experience in using and programming CMMs’ with PC-Dmis or Polyworks software essential
  • Experience in using portable measuring arms – Faro and Romer
  • Knowledge of Delcam PowerInspect software would be advantageous
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office suite
  • Automotive experience would be highly regarded


Other attributes:


  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external customers at all levels
  • Ability to work methodically and logically with minimal supervision within all areas of the business
  • The ability to work well in a small team within a busy production environment



Location: Woking, Surrey (GU21 4YH)


Salary: £23,000 - £33,000 depending on experience


Closing date: 5th November 2019