Metrology Technician

Auto req ID: 21802 
Title: Metrology Technician 
Job Function: Manufacturing 
Location: PILGRIM 
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company 
Full or Part-Time: Full Time 
Shift: SHIFT2 


At Harley-Davidson, we are building more than machines. It’s our passion and commitment to continue the evolution of this storied brand, and heighten the desirability of the Harley-Davidson experience. To keep building our legend and leading our industry through innovation, evolution, and emotion we need the best and brightest talent. We stand for the timeless pursuit of adventure. Freedom for the soul. Are you ready to join us?


Our Powertrain Operations facility, located on Pilgrim Road in Menomonee Falls, WI, is where the “jewel” of the motorcycle comes to life. Pilgrim Road employees produce engines and transmissions for the final assembly plant in York, Pennsylvania, as well as transmissions, and replacement parts for sale through Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories business. Join our team as a Metrology Technician and help build the world’s most sought-after motorcycles.

Job Summary

  • Assist with Initial Sample Inspections, Gage R&R’s, and Process Capability Studies.

  • Perform nonstandard measurements for parts and provide layout data in support of plant engineering

  • Assist with continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Perform part measurements on a variety of equipment to support product quality analysis

  • Perform a variety of routine inspections/testing tasks to ensure quality levels are in conformance with standards and requirements.

  • Repair mechanical floor support gages

  • Read and interpret GD&T prints to ISO and Y14.5 standards.

  • Perform calibrations of shop floor CNC style equipment. Zeiss CMMs, Gleason/Klingelnberg Gear inspection equipment.

  • Troubleshoot equipment failures and use internal and external resources to drive to corrective actions

  • Implement new tools and systems of measurement as required by the business


Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Preferred

Education Specifications


Experience Requirements

  • Mechanical, electronic, and computer aided measurements

  • Precision high volume manufacturing

  • A2LA accreditation requirements, NIST traceability requirements, and ISO 9001 calibration requirements

  • Zeiss Calypso Software

  • Experience with gear and shaft measurement  systems

  • Ability to problem solve under changing circumstances


Harley-Davidson is an equal opportunity employer that continues to build a culture of inclusion, belonging and equity through our commitment to attracting and retaining diverse talent from all backgrounds, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We believe in fairness and providing a level playing field for all. We foster a culture that thrives on diverse perspectives and contributions to ignite the creativity and innovation to fuel our business and enhance the employee and customer experience.


The pay range shown represents the national average pay range for this role. Your pay may be more or less than the stated range and is dependent on your geographic location and level of experience.


We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, onsite fitness centers and employee stores, employee discounts on products and accessories, and more. We welcome everybody to join our family and be united no matter who you are or where you come from. Learn more about Harley-Davidson here


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Direct Reports: No  
Travel Required: 0 - 10%  
Pay Range: 47,000 to 71,000
Visa Sponsorship: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship  
Relocation: This position is not eligible for relocation assistance  





Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee

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