Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £20,855.00 - £20,856.00 gross per year
  • Sheffield


REED Engineering & Manufacturing are working with a leading Engineering & Manufacturing Company with a global client base.



• Perform accurate mechanical, physical and visual inspection of raw materials, components, and sub-assemblies as per Inspection Plans and Specification Requirements.

• Approves incoming materials by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; rejecting unacceptable materials.

• Perform first article inspections to support the component qualification process.

• Approves in-process and finished product by confirming specifications; conducting visual and measurement tests; communicating required adjustments to production supervisor.

• Report inspection findings and results, monitoring corrective actions to inspection findings.

• Understanding specifications and engineering drawings along with customer requirements.

• Ensure calibration and maintenance is carried on inspection equipment.

• Perform product identification and traceability activities, as required.

• Comply with all quality, safety, and work rules and regulations.

Skills, Experience

• Experience in a similar inspection role (ideally within engineering background)

• Knowledge on NDT techniques (Preferred) although NOT Essential

• Skilled in the use of various measuring tools such as micrometers, calipers, gauges, etc.

• Ability to read and interpret technical drawings.

Desirable Requirements

• Current counter balance fork lift license (not essential but an advantage)

• Current overhead crane license. (Not essential)

• Ambitious and self-motivated

• Ability to work under own initiative

• Have a can-do attitude and a team player.

• Strong communication skills

• Keen eye and attention for detail.

• Pride in workmanship

• Excellent time and attendance record.


• Permanent contract.

• Shift pattern currently days: 6:30am – 4:15pm Monday – Thursday - FRIDAY'S OFF

• Shift working may be required at busy periods

• Contributory pension scheme

• Profit related bonus payable if company hits budgeted profit targets

• 27 days holiday, including bank holidays and factory shutdown periods.

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