NDT Technician


£30000.00 - £33000.00

Our client who has long standing MOD contracts are looking for an NDE Technician. The NDE Technician will complete MPI & PT tests and inspection of products at various stages of production process, with an emphasis on non-destructive testing. Sets up and operates Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI) equipment.

  • Ensuring the product quality of materials that are fabricated on the shop floor in a timely manner.
  • Reviews part prints, procedures and work instructions to complete testing.
  • Performing Quality Inspections, including MPI & PT methods, verifying that parts or materials meet specifications indicated.
  • Sets up and performs non-destructive tests on materials, parts, or products to measure performance, life, or material characteristics: Positions parts between electrodes of magnetic testing equipment and activates switch to induce magnetic field that attracts and accumulates iron oxide particles at defective points.
  • Coordinating with Quality Manager on all applicable issues. • Documenting report, and corrective/preventative actions. • Ensures that equipment operates correctly. • Ensures compliance to the process for the Control of Records and Document Control Process.
  • Participation in problem solving activities, to mitigate the presence of defects identified.

Qualifications & Education

The ability to read and accurately interpret drawings/specifications.

The ability to use Quality Instruments, i.e. Weld gauges, micrometers, steel ruler, etc.

Qualified in accordance with ISO9712 for VT/MT/PT, minimum

  • UK driving licence
  • Valid passport

Relevant experience

  • Exposure of working within a Manufacturing/Engineering environment (ideally on sub assembly components for either - Aerospace, MOD, Motorsport, Oil & Gas or Nuclear)
  • Driving Continuous Improvement/Lean manufacturing, NDE Experience

Forward Assist Recruitment is operating as an employment agency. Forward Assist Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.


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