Mechanical Inspector – Knutsford (England)

Fantastic new opportunity for a Mechanical Inspector to join a long-standing, reputable family business.

Oliver Valves are a leading manufacturer of high-pressure ball and needle valves for the Oil, Gas and Petrochemical industry. As a market leader in this highly competitive industry, we operate at a very fast pace and therefore always looking to recruit the best people.

As we continue to expand, we have an exciting new opening for an experienced Mechanical Inspector to join us.

What’s on Offer?

  • £27,000 to £31,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Pension plan with 4% employer contribution
  • Death in Service, Medi-Cash, Personal Accident Insurance and Service Awards
  • Generous holiday allowance which increases over time up to 27 days plus bank holidays
  • Excellent working environment
  • Career progression
  • A high-quality product you can be genuinely proud of

Key Responsibilities of the Mechanical Inspector:

First Off Inspection:

  • The inspection of incoming components
  • Return of defective product to the supplier
  • The use of internal software/systems to accept and reject components into the system

Final Inspection:

  • Final inspection of Valves prior to dispatch, working to shop floor paperwork and inspection procedures
  • The completion of QC paperwork, to ensure orders can be despatched to Customers

Skills and Experience:

  • Mechanically trained or industry experienced
  • Computer literate
  • Machine shop/automotive experience preferred
  • Hands-on practical inspection ability
  • Ability to demonstrate mechanical inspection and measurement skills using inspection equipment
  • Working knowledge of basic quality requirements to conduct piece-part inspection and final inspection
  • Ability to read and interpret CAD produced technical drawings
  • Used to working to ISO9001:2015 Quality Management System

What’s Next?
Our site in Knutsford is easily accessible from South Manchester and North Cheshire so if you have the drive and thirst to learn and develop new skills, then we would love to hear from you. APPLY NOW for this Mechanical Inspector position and let’s discuss this exciting next step in your career.


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