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Quality Inspector

Posted 20 days ago by Acorn
Location Yeovil, Somerset Job Type Contract
Salary £15.01 - £18.05 per hour Sector Engineering

Do you have an understanding of Aerospace practice and the significance of the safety critical work undertaken (Manufacturing experience also considered)?

Acorn is currently recruiting for a skilled Inspector to work on site at our offices in Yeovil.

The role will involve:

  • Inspection of detailed and final assembly Aerospace Equipment, in accordance manufacturing instructions, specifications and customer / regulator requirements.
  • Working within an empowered team environment.

The position of the Inspector holds the following responsibilities:

  • Checking product conformity to engineering drawing and specifications.
  • Producing First Article Inspection reports.
  • OCQ - Operator Control of Quality.
  • To achieve on time delivery by ensuring work is completed on time and to the required standard.
  • Interpreting engineering drawings, following the process layout and documentation procedures.

Qualifications and experience required:

  • Engineering Apprenticeship (desirable but not essential).
  • Previous inspection knowledge / experience desirable.
  • Knowledge of CMM (co-ordinate measuring machine) applications.
  • Knowledge of hand measuring equipment such as Vernier, Micrometer, thread and plug gauges.
  • High standard of Health & Safety.
  • Working in a Customer-focused environment and achieving targets.
  • Working with Designers and Engineers.

Attributes / skills required:

  • The position requires the applicant to have an understanding of Aerospace practice and the significance of the safety critical work undertaken (Manufacturing experience also considered).
  • PC literate.
  • Ability to read and follow instructions.
  • The applicant should be able to display essential skills in the adherence to Health & Safety standards at all times, teamwork, flexibility and the ability to use initiative.
  • Continuous Improvement.

Any further training requirements will be provided:

  • PC skills (PDM and SAP).
  • Manual handling.
  • Abrasive wheels.
  • 5 Ss.
  • Lean (KanBans, Line Side Stock, etc.)
  • General Health and Safety.

This position is subject to meeting the eligibility conditions of export control licenses and Technical Assistant agreements.