Trainee Quality Inspector

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Trainee Quality Inspector

Department: Manufacturing

Main Location: Braintree

Reports to: Quality Manager

Direct Reports: N/A

The Main Purpose of the Job:

We are recruiting a Trainee Quality Inspector to conduct visual and dimensional inspections on manufactured components and materials in a timely manner. You’ll report directly to the Quality Manager and support internal roving inspections in the factory, raise rejections, maintain accurate records, conduct None Destructive Tests (NDTs) and convey any issues to your Line Manager and Project Managers.

Duties Include:

  • Carry out visual and dimensional inspections of all fabricated and welded parts in accordance with company procedures, using technical engineering drawings as a reference.
  • Maintain accurate Pass/Fails records of inspected parts.
  • Conduct normal activities associated with the functional needs of a Quality Department, at the request of the Quality Manager.
  • Communicate any issues within the factory to the person(s) concerned.
  • Capable of setting and maintaining excellent housekeeping standards for the team.

The Successful Candidate Will Be Someone Who:

  • Is willing to learn
  • Has excellent attention to detail
  • Is able to work to a deadline
  • Is able to work as part of a team
  • Is able to follow instruction and direct others


Minimum GCSE Grade 5 (B) in;

  • English
  • Maths
  • Science

A-Levels (Preferred)

  • Maths
  • Science

Other Qualifications will also be considered

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