Skilled Aerospace Inspector

Ideal Recruit Ltd
£12.02/hour + Shift Allowance x1.4 (£16.83)
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our successful client has over 40 years’ experience producing Precision parts and assemblies of exceptional quality, working to the most demanding/ complex customer specifications with a range of sectors to include Aerospace, Defence, Oil & Gas & Energy.

They are looking to recruit an experienced Aerospace Inspector to work on the night shift. Ideally, you will be a time- served Mechanical Engineer with 3 years’ minimum experience within Inspection, have the ability to read engineering drawings and using inspection tools.

Reporting to the Chief Inspector, you must be able to perform inspection and testing duties in accordance with customer specifications and company quality management standards.

Job purpose:

To satisfy the inspection and testing requirements of sales orders in line with the companies quality standards and procedures.

Main Duties:

• Perform 1st off, In-process and Final View Inspection of machined, purchased and assembled products.
• Manual & CNC CMM Operation.
• Initiate Internal & External Non Conformance Reports.
• First Article Inspection & Preparation

Additional duties:

• TESA Scan Operation.
• Housekeeping.
• Any other duties deemed to be appropriate by your line manager.


• Experience of using Inspection Tools and Equipment (Callipers, Micrometres, Verniers, Height Gauges etc.)
• Experience of using/ operating a CMM machine and interpreting results
• Problem Solving skills
• Experience of reading and interpreting engineering drawings
• Experience in an AS9100 workplace or strong engineering
• Understanding of inspection methods and techniques in accordance with customer specifications and company quality management standards.
• Basic grounding in H&S policies and procedures

The hours of work are Monday to Thursday 10.00pm to 6:00am. The rate of pay is a skilled rate of £12.02 per hour applies plus shift allowance
31 hours’ week, overtime available and paid at 1.5.

If interested by this role and have the relevant experience, please apply below or contact Scott at Ideal Recruit Burnley