Inspection Technician

Job Title: Inspection Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1807-30_1531130254
Contact Name: Christopher Doyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 09, 2018 10:57

Job Description

Sitec is pleased to be offering the position of Inspection Technician at the Perkins Engines site in Peterborough. This is a contract role for an estimated 12 months.

Global Engine Development (GED-UK) part of Caterpillar Product Development Centre of Excellence (PDCOE) is dedicated to providing leadership in engine test and development solutions to Perkins Engines.

Job Description of Inspection Technician

  • The successful candidate will be working within the Research & Development Department and will carry out, a variety of Inspection functions to support our new engine programs to very tight deadlines.
  • This will involve reading and interpreting engineering drawings and engineers instructions and then using a variety of Inspection tools / machines to check parts as requested by the customer.
  • You will also need to adhere to company processes including Safety, Standard Work and Quality.

Required Skills and/or Experience of Inspection Technician

  • Good PC skills, including Microsoft Office, PDF, emails,
  • Previous experience in writing CMM measurement programs (preferably using PC DMIS software)
  • Knowledge of the components of surface topography
  • Ability to maintain and update records as required

Applicants must be self-motivated with good team working skills and be willing to work shifts if required. Initiative, problem solving and positive attitude to change are also essential.

Desirable Skills and/ or Experience

  • Previous Inspection / Measuring Room experience
  • Apprenticeship / City & Guilds / NVQ Level 3 in Metrology or equivalent qualifications

Key Competencies of Inspection Technician

  • Safe Working
  • Communication
  • Team success
  • Initiating action
  • Customer Focus
  • Work standards
  • Quality orientation
  • Good housekeeping

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.