Engineering Surveyor

GSE Tool Support
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Company Background

We are a leading maintenance, service and repair provider for ground support equipment, engine stands, lifting devices and tooling. We are looking for a Qualified Engineering Inspector– Lifting Equipment, Tooling, Cranes and Motorised Plant.

Job Description

We are looking for a Self-motivated engineering inspector to join an established aerospace maintenance business.

To carry out high quality inspections and surveys of various types of engineering tooling and equipment, lifting equipment and cranes, pressure vessels and motorised plant. To test and certify all asset types are compliant to the relevant regulations and be comfortable to quarantine those that are not. Produce detailed and comprehensive written reports. Work as a team on site and in conjunction with back of house contract support staff. Build and maintain professional working relationships with multiple different customers, across many sites.

The role will be predominantly based around Cardiff on a mobile basis, with the requirement for occasional national works as required. The role calls for an engineering inspector who has demonstrable experience within a similar environment and the appropriate qualifications and certifications to be self-sufficient in the provision of LOLER and PUWER engineering inspection duties, testing and inspection of lifting equipment and workshop tooling under LOLER and PUWER. The majority of these services will be carried out on site with the use of our service vehicle.

Role Responsibilities:

·Manage day to day work load to ensure jobs are delivered on time and within budget.

·Ensure customer satisfaction at all times and demonstrate a ‘can do’ attitude, with a strong commercial understanding of risk

·Provide regular updates to the business on works progress and any risk to the business Essential Qualifications and Experience

·Work with management to help develop new business leads and grow existing contracts.

·Possibility for occasional travel, working away and overnight stays.

Personal Requirements

·Minimum NVQ3/HNC or equivalent in an engineering discipline.

·Minimum 3 years post qualification experience in equipment surveying inspecting.

·Clear and demonstrable understanding of the H&S at Work Act 1974, PUWER & LOLER Regulations 1998 and specialist understanding of the Pressure Systems Safety Regulations 2000 would be advantageous.

·LEEA Certified to a minimum of Lifting Equipment General & Lifting Machines Manual.

·Industry specific qualification/competent person certification in LOLER/PUWER inspections.

·Demonstrable recent working background with comparable industry/organisation.

·Full clean UK driving license.

·Comfortable with IT systems and use of hardware of a day-to-day basis.

·Confident verbal and written communication skills, with good report writing abilities.

·No personal situation that would cause the candidate to be unable to secure airport security passes.

·Strong planning and self-motivational skills.

·Ability to work in a high pressure operational environment, with excellent problem solving skills.

·Excellent customer service skills – with proven ability to build and maintain relationships.

·Understanding of the aerospace industry/customers would be advantageous.

·Requirement to provide a 5-year uninterrupted reference.

·Successful completion of Criminal Record Check at basic disclosure level is mandatory.

·Compliance with non-smoking, alcohol and drug free policy.

·Good eye sight and hearing.

·Compliance with company administrative procedures.

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