Location: Leicestershire, England
Salary: Up to £32655.66 per annum
Posted: about 1 year ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Technical
Contact Name: Rebecca Clements

CMM Quality Inspector - Aerospace - CONTINENTAL SHIFTS

Job Description


A fantastic opportunity is now available to join a leading supplier of precision machined parts to the aerospace industry. Our well established client was established in 1990 has over 500 employees and both national and international manufacturing and distribution facilities for design, manufacture and assembly of components that deliver to leading aircraft manufacturers including Boeing and Gulfstream

My client is now seeking to employ a permanent Quality Inspector for their Leicester site.


Quality Inspector is responsible for supporting production by completing inspection activities in line with customer and quality specifications. This role is full time and based in Leicester.


  • Carry out full inspection of company products using company and customer technical drawings (metric and imperial), use of measuring equipment including verniers, micrometers, depth/height gauges and protractors etc, in order to ensure they meet company and customer specifications
  • Use of coordinate measuring machines (CMM)
  • Report any non-conformances in line with the Company NCR process
  • Preparing reports including First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR) and other inspection reports
  • Ensure internal quality standards are adhered to
  • Support off-site inspection at customer and internal sites sites as and when required (minimal travel)
  • To continually seek to improve existing working practices and exceed targets and standards set.
  • Supporting production staff and training where necessary
  • Comply at all times with the letter and spirit of the Company's Health, Safety & Environmental Policy, Equality Policy and Code of Conduct;
  • Carry out any other duties as are within the scope, spirit and purpose of the job as requested by the jobholder's line manager.


Quality Manager


  • Previous experience using and programming CMM (ideally)
  • Time served inspector (ideally) or 5 plus years experience in a quality / inspection role (essential), ideally in the aerospace industry or similar industry working with tight tolerance.


  • 3-5 years' experience working in a similar role.


  • Able to undertake problem analysis and have good problem solving skills.
  • Ability to plan, organise and meet deadlines.
  • Communication skills, able to build good working relations with key stakeholders.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Confident, professional and be able to demonstrate initiative and drive.
  • Self-motivated, flexible with a pro-active approach to work.
  • Have high work standards and tenacity.

Hours of work:

Continental Shifts - 48 hour week working a variety of rotating 12 hour shifts:

6am - 6pm or 7am - 7pm with 2 days off and then 6pm to 6am or 7pm to 7am with 2 days off

Salary: £32'655.66 (inclusive of 36% shift allowance) and 28 days holiday

Hours are 48 per week £9.62 per hour plus 36% shift allowance = £32655.66 pa

Please send your cv without delay


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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