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Senior Quality Inspector in Basingstoke, Hampshire



Basingstoke, Hampshire





Our client is looking for a Senior Quality Inspector to join their team in the Basingstoke area.
In this role, you will oversee the Inspection team, leading by example and developing the team into a quality conscious, precise and meticulous department.

Ideally, you would have:
* Apprenticeship or Higher Education Qualification in Engineering.
* Experience as a Quality Inspector/Quality Engineer in CNC machining and precision manufacturing environment.
* Experience supervising/managing a small team, strong leadership skills
* Confidence in the use of hand measurement tools.
* Proficiency in CMM programming.
* Ability to read engineering drawings and have knowledge of Geometric Dimensions and Tolerances.
* Quality control experience, preferably AS9100.
* High attention to detail.
* Excellent communication and time management skills.

Duties and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
* Inspection of precision parts using measurement equipment and CMM's to ensure accuracy of dimensions and tolerances stated upon drawings.
* Perform routine visual and dimensional inspection and check for surface defects, cleaning, chipping, etc.
* Compiling, completing and checking accuracy of documentation relating to products (Routings, CMM reports, Certificate of Conformities (CofC's), First Article's (FAIR's), customer quality assurance documentation).
* Complete NCR's when necessary and support 8D Process Programme.
* Maintain calibration system always ensuring it's up to date.
* Work with the production teams to encourage and ensure all documentation is complete.
* Manage the inspection team, delegate and assign tasks to maintain efficiency, ensure policies, procedures and processes are followed, proactively train the team, motivate, resolve conflict, conduct one-to-ones etc.
* Investigate quality issues, work to rectify and implement changes to promote continuous improvement.
* Any additional duties as required by the Production Manager.

This is a Monday to Friday role. Working hours will be Monday to Thursday: 07:30 - 16:30 and Friday: 07:30 - 14:00.
For this role, our client would be willing to pay up to £38,000 per annum.


This vacancy is being advertised by either Advanced Resource Managers Limited, Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited or Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited ("ARM"). ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Job reference 123750_1716982000
Date posted 29 May 2024

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