TDA Job Postings

Lead Metrologist

JOB OBJECTIVE: Perform complex technical and quality assurance work for the Metrology lab at the Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA). Work involves planning, developing and implementing measurement standards according to National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Office of Weights and Measures (OWM) requirements. Serve as a state signatory, technical consultant and liaison with industry and government agencies. May train others. Tests, calibrates and certifies standards of mass and volume for other labs, industry and governmental jurisdictions. Serve as the Lead Quality Manager. Work under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.  

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Salary: B19, $4,500-$4,700.00/MO.
Job Posting Number: 20-478-1R
Location: Giddings TX
Open Date: Monday, March 16, 2020 3:23 PM
Close Date: Monday, March 30, 2020 5:00 PM If no date is shown, this position is continuously open.

To apply for this position, please complete the electronic State of Texas Application for Employment through or submit a State of Texas Application for Employment to

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Austin, Texas, 78711-2847

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