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Graduate Metrology Engineer

Graduate Metrology Engineer

Job Title: Graduate Metrology Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Huntingdon
Salary: Circa £22,000 - £25,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: GF5176
Contact Name: Gemma Feist
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 21, 2020 10:21

Job Description

Graduate Metrology Engineer (1 years experience  min in Metrology to apply)
Inspection department reporting to Quality Manager
Salary circa £22,000 - £25,000 depending on experience
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Our Aerospace client is seeking a Graduate Metrology Engineer with min 1 years experience within Metrology to fulfill the below role.

Job Purpose:
To ensure high quality standards are maintained while supporting and managing a team of 3 inspectors. Set tasks and priorities to guarantee through put is achieved. Communicate at all levels and be customer facing on technical issues. Be self-motivated and professional in approach with a can-do attitude.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
o Fully conversant with a version of CMM software (PCDmis, PolyWorks, PowerInspect)
o Using customer drawings and ‘statements of work’, be able to create inspection plans and instructions
o Deep understanding of GD&T
o Understand the requirements of production, assign staff /resources to achieve the customer delivery promises
o Taking ownership of commitments and effectively flow the requirements down to the inspection team
o Manage in process inspection including timely first off and final inspections
o Understand manual inspection techniques and where required be hands on
o Have a good understanding of the CMM inspection process, be able to talk through set ups and inspection techniques with customer, inspection team and engineers
o Train /develop both new and existing staff and monitor to confirm progress
o Release signatory for quality sign off
o Knowledge of a compliance system to maintain quality standards (ISO9001, AS9100, etc)
o Report inspection KPI’s
o Continuous development of departmental operations 
o Lead external Quality audits/visits
Key Responsibilities
o Lead the preparation and completion of quality documentation 
o Responsible for inspecting incoming and outgoing product /materials
o Creating robust inspection strategies 
o Producing clear and accurate instructions for inspectors 
o Supporting inspection requirements including creating design guidelines 
o Managing all documentation in the department 
o Ensure that quality is maintained to specific requirements 
o To ensure all inspection equipment is maintained in accordance with requirements
Company Support
o Support shop floor staff as required to ensure manufacture in compliance with design intent, and by the most efficient methods
o Fully comply with Company Policies including Health and Safety at all times
To apply please send an MS Word formatted version of your CV across for our review