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Location: South East
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Sector: Quality Control & Assurance
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Inspector Spec

QA/Test and Inspection

Ampthill - Bedfordshire

Specific Job Description

Uses predetermined methods, operations, setups and prescribed specifications to inspect visually in-process and completed products such as electronic units and subsystems, precision electromechanical assemblies or mechanical units, sub-assemblies, structural flaws, internal defects, and missing welds.
Uses various measuring devices.
Accepts, rejects, or reworks defective or malfunctioning units or systems.
Works from blueprints, diagrams, dial indicators, pre-set micrometers, scales, fixtures, customer specifications, drawing or inspection instructions and checklists.
May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.
Other skills may include:
CofC Awareness, FAIR, Inspection Plans, Non-Conformance Management, use of Inspection Notes, Calibration of gauges and measuring equipment, Metrology equipment utilisation & Goods-In inspection appreciation & Verification at Source Activity.

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Employee Type

Full Time


Contract 6 months initially

Hours Per Week



United Kingdom (UK)

Business Environment

We are looking for talented individuals with demonstrable experience in delivering complex, high value, critical components and services from suppliers. In return, we can offer an exciting and challenging career path. Please note that the LMUK Ampthill working pattern is a 9 day fortnight with the site closed every second Friday.

Clearance Required for Role


Graduate, Intern or Apprentice Vacancy?


Required skills, qualifications and experience

Shall be able to demonstrate experiences in a range of the following;
* Experience in a similar inspection role within a manufacturing organisation
* Experience in the use of some of the following metrology equipment; CMM / Laser Tracker / Faro Arm
* Experience in CMM programming via PC-DMIS software
* A Detailed understanding of first principle methodology
* Experience in Goods-in and Source Release activities
* Involvement within Calibration activities
* Creation of Non Conformance reports and associated Root Cause Analysis.
* Experience in Electrical testing
* Strong SAP user skills.
* Sound electrical inspections skills &/or capability.
* Verification at Source experience.

Desired skills, qualifications and experience

Stong team player.
Abiity to work unsupervised.
Ability to work in a pressure high tempo environment.
Strong general Core Inspection skills and experiences.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Lockheed Martin recognises and actively promotes the benefits of a diverse workforce and is committed to treating all employees with dignity and respect regardless of race, gender, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief. Discrimination on any of these grounds is expressly forbidden. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community.
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