Quality Control Inspector - Structural


Job summary

Babcock International
£30,000 - £39,999
Building & Construction, Civil
Construction/Building Services, Engineering Consultancy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Quality Control Inspector - Structural
Location: Rosyth, Dunfermline
Compensation: £33,784 - £39,663
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF54343

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Quality Control Inspector at our Rosyth site.

The Role
As a Quality Control Inspector, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will support the Quality Manager in ensuring the Type 31 Royal Navy Frigate Quality objectives are met by inspections of the ships structures.

Day to day, you'll manage the inspection test report (ITR) inspection regime and maintain completion records within CMS, as well as:

  • The structural inspection and acceptance of ships structures
  • Provide close liaison with Lloyds Register (LR) and other inspection and verification bodies as required.
  • Manage the ITR inspection regime and maintain completion records within CMS.
  • Manage and coordinate LR inspections and co-ordinating their inspection diary.
  • Conduct product verification audits and quality investigations on board ship as required.
  • Where qualified carry out magnetic particle, liquid penetrant or ultrasonic inspection of welds and components

This role is full time and based onsite at Rosyth.

Experience required of the Quality Control Inspector.

  • An excellent knowledge of quality control requirements
  • The capability to assess the work carried out by production and their subcontractors to assure the quality and the technical acceptability of the work presented.
  • Proven knowledge of the practices and standards associated with NDT.
  • Proven relevant experience in engineering or a defence or related industry

Qualifications required for the Quality Control Inspector

  • Qualified to a recognised trade standard (Fabrication/Welding/Shipwright/Marine Engineering) and a relevant academic level (HNC/SVQ Level 3).
  • Minimum CSWIP 3.1
  • Ideally PCN Level 2 in either MT or PT or UT however not required

The successful candidate must be able to achieve SC security clearance for this role.

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows the majority of employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We're committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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