Quality Inspector / CMM Operator & Programmer

  • Manufacturing
  • Bodmin

Job Information

Salary :

£30k to £35k DOE

No. of Openings :

1 opening

Job Type :


Job Description

The successful applicant will manage the day to day running of the CMM which includes operating it, creating programs when required as well as ensuring the quality of the product coming through is up to the required standard.

To work with other engineering disciplines to enhance and develop measurement methods.

Main duties

  • To inspect mechanical components to drawings accurately and confidently;
  • Create / complete calibration documents;
  • Write programmes for the CMM;
  • Use manual methods of inspection accurately and correctly such as Micrometers & Slips;
  • Liaise with other departments;
  • To ensure that the equipment used is within the calibration period and hasn’t expired;
  • Work with managers and supervisors to implement the Company’s policies and business objectives;
  • Make a positive contribution to maintaining a workplace that is healthy, safe, neat and tidy;
  • Carry out any other duties reasonable within capability as required by the Microwave Lab Supervisor.

Person Specification

  • Good understanding of inspection practices;
  • Keen interest in dimensional metrology, kinematic design, system modelling, measurement uncertainty, alignment/assembly principles
  • Ability to use OGP / Zone 3 software or similar, training will be given;
  • Experience of offline programming via 3D geometry
  • Willingness to introduce, manage & document state of the art metrology processes such as MBD & parametric programming of similar generic parts
  • GCSE grade ‘C’ Science and Maths or equivalent;
  • Good manual dexterity;
  • Read and interpret engineering drawings effectively and correctly;
  • Understanding of geometrical tolerancing;
  • Good communication skills and the ability to liaise with people;
  • Good general IT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel and Access;
  • Good time management skills;
  • Flexible, courteous, friendly and positive attitude;
  • Able to work under own initiative;
  • Flexible, courteous, friendly and positive approach;
  • Discretion, confidentiality and professionalism at all times;

If you have the relevant experience listed above, and are currently looking for a new challenge then please submit an up to date CV by clicking the “apply” button.

For informal chat please phone 01752 252533 and ask for Geraldine. Many thanks for your interest.