Quality Inspector/NDT Examiner

Durham, UK.
KC Engineering
Date advertised:
Job details:
K C Engineering, a leading white metal repair and manufacturing company, has an exciting opportunity for a Quality Inspector/NDT Examiner to join its team based in Consett.

Manufacturing is predominantly made to order according to customer designs and specifications and repair of bearing components is either according to drawings or to inwards inspection of damaged components. This results in a huge amount of product variety, complexity and a large number of customer requirements.

Due to growth, the company is looking for an experienced Quality Inspector/NDT Examiner to join the team to work closely with existing quality inspectors and the production team to provide support through the QC department.

About the role:

  • Examining components against drawings and completing inspection reports
  • Ultrasonic testing of white metal bearings
  • Dye penetrant testing of white metal bearings
  • Compiling document packs to ship with parts to clients or to email to clients
  • Checking inwards material certification and approving material for release
  • Assisting the Operations Director with maintaining non-conformance reports (NCRs) and ensuring corrective actions are implemented
  • Maintaining the equipment calibration system
  • Assisting the Operations Director as required in overall quality management and quality assurance
  • Checking document packs prior to release for production to ensure that customer requirements are met and contract review process is accurate and complete.

Person specification:

  • NDT experience is essential (ultrasonic testing and dye penetrant inspection) and certification to Level 2 is a minimum
  • Experience of tolerances and using both metric and imperial measurements is beneficial
  • Knowledge of geometric tolerances is advantageous
  • General understanding of ISO 9001 quality management software
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is beneficial
  • Very well organised and disciplined in work
  • Strong IT skills in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good numerical and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills, verbal and written.

Candidates with previous experience or job titles that include Quality Inspector, NDT Examiner, Quality Controller or QC Inspector may also be considered for this role.

Working hours: 
37.5 hours per week; regular overtime and flexibility where required to meet clients’ demands. Monday to Friday, 7.45 am to 4.15 pm (early finish at 1.15pm on Fridays).

Contact details:
KC Engineering, Hownsgill Drive, Delves Lane Industrial Estate, Consett, County Durham DH8 9HU, UK. Tel: +44 (0)1207 583100.
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