NDT Specialist

NDT Specialist

Job Title: NDT Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chester
Salary: £26 - £26 per hour
Start Date: 2018-09-10
Reference: J140130
Contact Name: Holly Auger
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 12, 2018 17:43

Job Description

KDC Resource are working with a leading OEM within the Aerospace industry who are seeking an NDT Specialist to join their team based near Chester!!

The role

You will be working as part of a small dedicated team, carrying out NDT examinations on aircraft materials (Composite and Metallic), components and structures in line with engineering requirements, with a high degree of autonomy.
Candidates must hold EN4179 (or equivalent) Level 2 in Eddy Currents and Ultrasonic and will be expected to work shifts (Double-Days and/or nights, which will attract the appropriate shift premium), as well as some weekend overtime.

Tasks & accountabilities

·Nondestructive testing of aircraft materials (Composite and Metallic) components and structures across all business areas
·Ensure all in-house technical requirements are maintained i.e. controlling documentation, continuation training for operational areas, Operational Surveillance, supply of NDT reports to allow concessions to be raised, and instruction formulation and review.
·Line side support to operations
·Andon Support direct to operations
·PPS Support
·External/internal Audit support
·Concession reduction project support
·Carry out performance checks on in-house NDT Instrumentation in support of all business areas
·Maintain personal approvals in accordance with the applicable NDT certification scheme and in line with business requirements

Required skills


·EN4179 (or equivalent) Level 2 qualification in Eddy Currents and Ultrasonic
·Experience in testing and inspection methods for both Composite and Metallic materials
·Served a technical apprenticeship, preferably in the Aircraft manufacturing industry
·Educated to HNC/HND level
·Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
·The ability to work autonomously as well as part of a small team
·Strong organizational skills together with a high degree of self-motivation and flexibility in order to meet tight deadlines demanded of the team


Familiar with SAP systems and processes

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