Trainee Inspection Engineer

Swindon, Wiltshire
Starting Salary £19,000 per annum
09 Aug 2019
06 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Trainee Inspection Engineer

Monday to Friday 0900 - 1700 hours plus overtime

Starting salary : £19,000 per annum plus overtime

Company pension scheme

Our Client

Is an ISO 9001 quality standard company with a track record of providing essential inspection activities to some of the largest national and international Companies involved in the food and drink industries and provide critical non-destructive inspection services of equipment plant and machinery to clients in the power, oil, energy and general engineering sectors.

Although based in Swindon, the Company carries out the majority of its inspection activities at its customers sites throughout the UK and increasingly overseas.

The successful candidate(s) will receive on the job training and will be required to gain National / Internationally recognised inspection and safety qualifications.

The ideal Candidate

Duties include:

  • Attend clients sites to carry out inspection
  • Follow our test instructions and quality procedures
  • Set up equipment in accordance with our inspection procedures at clients premises
  • Follow and abide all Health and Safety standards through proficient use of risk and method statements
  • Preparing reports and certificates detailing results and findings
  • Discuss findings and results with client
  • Help maintain inspection equipment and carry out calibration checks
  • General housekeeping, cleaning of vehicles and equipment

Trainee specification

  • A conscientious, responsible, proactive, very reliable individual with good timekeeping and a can-do attitude for this permanent position.
  • Must be able to work on their own, as well as a good team player.
  • Our clients in the food and drink industry require a high level of cleanliness, therefore a high standard of personal hygiene is essential.
  • Ability to work at height, climb ladders, scaffold and access platforms.
  • There is restricted access to some of the items we examine, therefore the ability to work in confined spaces .
  • The role requires a willingness to work flexible hours with weekend, evenings and some night shifts. Some of our projects requires periods of time up to two weeks away from our Swindon office.


  • At least 2 A-Levels, and GCSE grade A-C in Maths and English
  • A clean driving license
  • Good communication skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word & Excel