• Location

    Reading, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing, Motorsport

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Craig Pledge

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


Role - Inspector (Permanent) 75% inspection 25% Leadership
Location - Berkshire
Rate - up to £competitive per hour PAYE + shift allowance if opt for night shift.


  • To inspect components to drawing specifications and where required, satisfy control plan criteria in accordance to client quality standards.
  • To identify and problem solve 1st offs, batch inspections and final inspections.
  • To utilise manual inspection methods, 1st Principle techniques, Mitutoyo / Zeiss CMM's, Contour Trace, Surftest and FARO Arm, adhering to company quality standards.


  • To verify documentation, ensuring drawings, parts and documentation are all in order at commencement of operation.
  • To understand engineering drawings and geometric tolerances in order to carry out:-
  • Visual inspection techniques
  • 1st Principle Inspection
  • Contour Trace Inspection
  • Surftest
  • Bench Inspection
  • CMM Inspection - Zeiss / Mitutoyo
  • To promote continuous improvement in measurement techniques, multi-setting and unattended running.
  • Defect capture / accurate and concise reporting - raising non-conformance reports and ensure that the parts are effectively packaged with the correct documentation in quarantine.

E=Essential D=Desirable
Education, Qualifications and Training
Engineering Training - E
Engineering Apprenticeship - E
Experience as an Inspector in an Engineering Environment - E
Knowledge of working in Motorsport/Aerospace - D
Knowledge of Gear Manufacture - D
CMM Experience (any Make/Model) - D
CMM Experience on Automatic Mitutoyo - E
(Software Cosmos 3.2) or Zeiss - D
Defect Reporting experience - E
Basic use of computer based systems - E
Experience of working in an environment of:-
First Off's, Batch Inspections and Final Inspections - E

Special Requirements of the role
To be flexible within the workplace and work overtime when necessary, including Saturdays - E

If you are looking for a long term option working for a prestigious motorsport manufacturer who are considered the best in their field, please send cv to or call 01908 228642