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Metrology Technician

Ref no. BHN567135
Salary £35,172/annum
Location Burnley, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our Aerospace Client based in Burnley are currently looking for a Metrology Technician to work for them on a permanent basis, please see below for details.

Key skills required for this role

Using datum systems, ICY, Inspection.


Using datum systems & ICY jigs to set up products for inspection.

Job description

Job Description

We're a leader in the worldwide nacelle market for aircraft engines. Through our unrivalled technological expertise, we integrate nacelle components to optimise the performance of aircraft propulsion systems. We continually strive to make our products lighter, quieter, smarter and easier to maintain.

What will I be doing?
- The successful candidate will perform ICY inspection of manufactured products and produce a report detailing product conformity & any non conformances through use of various metrology equipment & software.
- Supporting production across all 3 UAP's on day / night shift using laser tracking equipment across all programmes.
- You must be able to read and understand CAD models & 2D data & understand G, D & T and datum systems, along with product KC's.
- Working autonomously, you must be a good communicator, team player and show an eye for detail while demonstrating a 'can do' attitude towards problem solving.
- You will work cross functionally as support for the Operations, Manufacturing Engineering & Quality teams.

Responsible for;
- Selection, application & usage of laser tracker equipment.
- Producing & understanding inspection reports.
- Using datum systems & ICY jigs to set up products for inspection.
- Using PLM to reference product / component data.

Why us?
We oversee the design, development and manufacture of nacelles for a range of aircrafts. Our UK site in Burnley is also a worldwide centre of excellence for business jet nacelles, which have been designed and manufactured here for nearly 20 years. Our employees are at the heart of our success, as we work together for our sustainable future.

There are four People Fundamentals that underpin life:
* We believe in and promote diversity and inclusion as key values across our business
* We develop our colleagues skills and build opportunities so you can shape our future
* We create a trustworthy work place to support you, as you dare to act and innovate
* We encourage collaboration and mutual support for you and your colleagues

As a valued member of our team, these are just a few of the benefits you'll receive:
* Half day Friday or no Fridays dependent on department
* 25 days holiday plus 8 UK Bank holidays with additional holidays for service after 10 years
* Up to 10% Employer Pension Contribution
* Annual Leave Purchase Scheme with up to one week additional leave available to purchase
* Corporate Gym Memberships at Crow Wood
* Access to our employee Wellbeing package
* Share Purchase Scheme
* Capped Hot Meals at £3.00 at on-site canteen

Job Requirements

What you need from me?
- Proficient in the use of Polyworks software
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
- Understanding of engineering drawings & 3D CAD data
- Proactive, willing to innovate and challenge where appropriate
- Communicative and able to be a team player - consider team goals
- Good verbal and written communication skills
- Continuous Improvement & Quality mindset.

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