Quality Inspector

Location Chessington
Discipline: Manufacturing & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 31000 to 35500
Contact name: Christopher Chapman

Contact email: chris@boltonrecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: 1721
Published: 7 months ago

Quality Inspector

Chessington, Surrey
£31,000 - £36,000 per annum

Immediate Start

Company Profile
A leader in the precision machining sector, established for over 70 years, are looking for an experienced Quality Inspector to join their team.
The company offers excellent working conditions alongside their highly skilled workforce.
The workload will be interesting and varied, as this company serves various industries such as Space & Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Electronics, and many others.


  • Check all incoming goods/raw materials
  • Enter goods inwards on computer
  • Inspect all production items in the works (first-offs)
  • Final inspection
  • Raise Non-conformances
  • Prepare inspection reports
  • Maintain inspection equipment
  • CMM inspection (investment is going to be made into a new CMM machine so any CMM experience is ideal)

Skills & Attributes:

  • You will have a good working knowledge of metrology & inspection techniques
  • Experience and working knowledge of micrometres, gauge blocks, verniers, digital calipers, surface finish measurements and comparators
  • CMM experience (programming would be ideal but training can be provided - will consider experience on any software)
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Familiar with precision engineered components

Hours of Work:

  • 38hrs per week
  • £16.00 to £18.00 p/hr
  • 6am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday (Flexible start/finish times within these hours)
  • 6am to 12pm, Friday
  • Regular overtime available paid (1.5x weekdays, 2x weekends) over 37.5hrs p/wk


  • 25 days holiday plus statuary bank holidays
  • Annual Bonus
  • Discretionary company performance related bonus
  • Company pension