Quality Inspector

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary £15.98 - £17.78
LocationSouth Shields
Job type Permanent
Industry Sector TechnicalEngineering
Job FunctionQuality

Job description

​Rewards and Benefits on Offer;

  • Healthcare Cash plan.

  • Profit Share Scheme.

  • Christmas Shutdown – with additional holidays provided to cover.

  • Pension Scheme.

  • Company Sick Pay Scheme.

  • Free Onsite Parking.

  • Canteen Facilities.

  • Social Events.

MTrec’s New Opportunity;

MTrec are proudly representing our prestigious engineering client, who are looking to recruit a new Quality Inspector to join their team on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will support the verification and inspection of customer parts within the business, as well as supporting the company targets, goals, and objectives. If you have a Quality background and this interests you, then apply now.

The Job You’ll Do;

  • Inspection and verification of manufactured product, using handheld measuring equipment, vision systems, Co-ordinate Measuring Machines (CMMs) and other associated inspection equipment.

  • Supporting production in identifying issues, troubleshooting these problems, and advising on best practise measurement techniques.

  • Training and advising operators in specific quality techniques.

  • Producing First Article Inspection Reports (FAIRs).

  • Positive involvement in continuous improvement initiatives within the business.

  • Shift patterns when required.

  • 4 day working week – Monday to Wednesday 07:00 – 17:00 & Thursday 07:00 – 16:30.

  • Additional shift patters:

  • Early Shift: Monday to Wednesday 06:00 – 16:00 & Thursday 06:00 – 15:30.

  • Late shift: Monday – Wednesday 13:00 – 23:00 & Thursday 13:00 – 22:30.

About You;


  • Experience of quality approvals within the Aerospace (or similar) industries.

  • Capability of understanding specifications and drawings.

  • Understanding of subcontract treatments.

  • CNC CMM capability – program and run.

  • Good understanding of all measuring equipment within the department (including micrometers, verniers, height gauges, screw measuring equipment, Vision systems and projector/shadowgraph systems).

  • This role regularly requires long periods of sitting and standing and use of hands to operate electronic equipment. Work may also occasionally involve lifting of materials and products.


  • 3+ Year Engineering Apprenticeship completed.

  • IT Competency - The ability to produce Word documents and Excel spreadsheets.

  • Good understanding of Health and Safety procedures for factory working.