Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity



Job Description:

My client is a well-respected manufacturer, based in Bristol. They predominately work within the Aerospace sector and are currently looking for an NDT Operator to join the team.

The Job:

The NDT operator will assist the Manufacturing Group Leaders in the manufacturing of parts through the production process, ensuring planned times for processes are met or improved; and high-quality parts produced within required performance, cost and delivery targets.

Process and inspect components using Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) by dye penetrant immersion and magnetic flaw detection processes to ensure component parts conform to drawing and process requirements with no cracks or defects.


· Involvement & attendance at SQDCP meetings in assigned area/s

· Ensuring Delivery Schedule Adherence of parts to system/route card dates

· Ensuring performance of part production to planned set and run times and Quality requirements

· Communicating Not right first time (NRFT) within assigned areas

· Ensuring H&S processes are adhered to including wearing of relevant PPE

· Recording & assisting the Manufacturing Group Leader in improving the 5S organisation of the assigned Team areas & personal responsibility of machines being operated

· Responsible for ensuring work is completed on time in full to process routing/system date requirements

· Ensuring correct materials, Route cards, drawings are used to produce components

· Assist Manufacturing Group Leader with implementing cost reduction initiatives

· Ensure times for component batches are accurately booked on the system

· Ensuring products meet quality & accuracy requirements with no visible cracks or defects

· Complete 'In Process check sheets' for your own work

· Support continuous improvement projects

· Continuously strive to improve housekeeping standards to ensure a clean and safe workplace by maintaining best possible 5S condition, focusing on elimination of process wastes (8W) – (ie: Cleaning the process areas to ensure quality of components & a tidy working area, clean down tanks & transportation devices to ensure no damage is caused to components)


· Engineering experience and knowledge of relevant NDT processes

· In depth knowledge and understanding of Dye Penetrant

· Proven ability to use appropriate NDT process

· Good understanding of quality control procedures

· A working knowledge of manufacturing techniques and Engineering drawings

· Level 2, 3 NVQ in a Mechanical Engineering based subject would be an advantage

· Working knowledge of PC based time booking

· Able to check Dye Penetrant baths, Magnetic NDT equipment, ovens, chemicals and processing baskets etc to ensure suitability for processing and minimising damage

On Offer:

· Salary - £11ph - £15ph depending on experience

· Overtime paid at 1.5 X the base rate

· Working Hours - Monday - Thursday - 7.30am – 4.00pm / Friday - 7.30pm – 12.30pm

Please call Luke on 07939 949 833 for more details.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £12.00-£15.00 per hour

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Engineering, Utilities
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

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