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Materials Engineer NDT - Ultrasonic

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  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £23.70 - £30.46 per hour

  • Contact:

    Shannon Allister

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Morson are recruiting Materials NDT Engineers on behalf of our prestigious Aerospace client, BAE Systems. This 12 month contract is based in Samlesbury, Lancashire.

Job Description
As a Materials NDT Engineer - Ultrasonics, you will be working within a team of NDT engineers inspecting advanced aircraft components to ensure that the components that we manufacture meet the airworthiness and safety requirements of that component. You will also be involved in improving methods and processes to meet customer and business requirements for Safety, Quality, Cost and Delivery throughout the product lifecycle, ensuring compliance to design intent.

The candidate will be expected to be on their for long periods of time and will also be doing manual handling of components.

Ensuring that all work activities comply with the Materials Engineering QMS and its associated procedures and standards, and any other mandated company procedures and standards, as applicable, identifying and proposing changes as required

Ensuring all technical airworthiness activities undertaken are appropriately documented and records are maintained on relevant systems (IT/paper based).

Compile required reporting, identify any issues and escalate as appropriate

Being responsible for escalating any issues which may impact on safety, quality and general airworthiness. Understand how individual actions contribute to overall delivery performance

Complying with, and participating in the application of human factors, error management, risk management and safety assurance within the Materials Engineering environment

Demonstrating an appropriate level of understanding and application of the relevant statutory regulations and legislation as they apply to the manufacturing operations environment and its activities, e.g. IRR, ITAR, SHE, etc.

The Individual
Your skills and qualifications:

Aerospace background

EN 4179 (Aerospace) L2 Ultrasonics testing qualification or equivalent e.g. NAS410

Working knowledge of general ultrasonics systems and requirements

Additional NDT L2 qualifications (preferred)

Professional knowledge of nationally-mandated regulations, eg, SHE regulations

Good IT skills for reporting, Word , Excel and Powerpoint

Due to the nature of this role, Security clearance will be required before eligible to start on site