Manufacturing Inspector (Peterhead)

Manufacturing Inspector: Utilizing top end, latest inspection technology to ensure work is completed to client specifications

This is a great opportunity for someone who has good experience working in a machining or manufacturing environment to further develop their skills. If you can read technical drawings and are looking for opportunities in an Inspection role using multiple high-end technology equipment then this is the role for you.

  • Responsible for the checking of any machined parts and the recording of these results in appropriate excel spreadsheets 
  • Compile CNC programs for Vision Measuring System (QV) and Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) for a wide range of single components, sub-assemblies and assemblies 
  • Design inspection fixtures suited to our product line in order to streamline the inspection process 
  • Provide constant feedback to supervisor on dimensional variation between sequential components enabling sister tooling to be accurately assigned 
  • Bolt on with CNC machinists during any downtime in order to gain knowledge of CNC machinery operation and eventually operate machinery during busy periods 
  • Ensure that QA Cards and other associated paperwork are correctly completed 
  • Report any discrepancies/deviations from sizes/features on drawing to Supervisor 
  • Ensure that all measuring equipment/machinery is within calibration date 
  • Assist with component cleaning pre and post inspection 
  • Carry out spot checks on machine at regular intervals and ensure that machinists are monitoring tool life 
  • Carry out weekly checks on Machines and report any faults found immediately 
  • Liaise with Manufacturing TL & DTL, regarding prioritisation of parts to be inspected 
  • Ensure all work is carried out in accordance with company policies, procedures, standards and work instructions 
  • Mechanical Apprenticeship (or equivalent) 
  • Mechanical SVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) 
  • Be fully competent to carry out Machine Shop Inspection tasks 
  • Previous experience in machining (Desirable but not essential) 
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft packages is essential 
  • Understanding of technical drawings – advantageous 
  • Previous Quality Control Inspection experience (Desirable but not essential) 
  • Have had previous experience or working knowledge with CMM or other similar equipment 
  • Effective communication skills 
  • Ability to work well in team and to take own initiative 
  • Commitment to continual improvement and a flexible approach to change 
  • Self motivated, enthusiastic and committed to delivering HSEQ excellence 

If you are looking for a permanent, full-time position based on 39 hours a week, competitive hourly rate with overtime rates available, a great benefits package including enhance annual leave entitlement and the opportunity to work as part of a global organisation that’s passionate about people development, we’d love to hear from you!

With facilities in over thirty locations spanning five continents, Score employs more than 2,000 people including 260 apprentices. The development of future talent is at the heart of everything we do.

A global leader in valves, emissions management and gas turbine solutions, the provision of an extensive range of services across multiple global markets makes Score a dynamic workplace where no two days are the same.

Combining the legacy of 40+ years’ industry experience with ever-evolving ideas and innovation, our energetic team is working together to make a real difference in the journey towards a sustainable future and we’re always ready to embrace fresh ideas and talent.

Are you the right person to play an integral part in that journey?

Contact us today to discuss your future.

Opportunity for all

We welcome applications from all and appoint based on merit. We’re committed to promoting diversity and inclusion throughout our organisation and remain committed to developing an open-minded, global culture.

Application process

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV quoting job title and reference SCE 01 – MI to

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