First Base Employment Limited

Due to continued growth we are seeking an inspector to join our team evaluating aero engine components to tight tolerances.


  • Ensure no product non-conformity escapes to customers
  • Accurate and appropriate measurement of product features to determine conformance/non-conformance to drawing.
  • Defining appropriate measurement strategies, ensuring alignment to tolerance requirements for first-off and end of line product validation activities (excl. special processes)
  • Adheres to the requirements of the company Health & Safety Policies & Management System


  • Conducting inspection processes to meet internal requirements
  • Experience of using and or programming MCOSMOS CNC CMM using 2D drawings – knowledge of PCDMIS would be advantageous
  • Conducting measurements of products / tooling and fixtures as required
  • Reporting measurement outputs.
  • Responsible for general housekeeping within their area


Required :

  • A wide knowledge and experience of application of manual and CNC CMM etc inspection skillsets:
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret engineering drawings and specifications
  • Working within an AS/EN 9100 compliant QMS workplace
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office 365 packages – Word, Excel, Teams etc.
  • Recognised apprenticeship and or relevant engineering background
  • Evidence of Background in Aerospace tier 1, 2 or 3 environments is advantageous
  • Motivated individual, capable of using initiative and being a team player
  • Flexible and open to learn, give and receive feedback to improve & grow.

Hours are 37 per week. Mon – Thur 7:30am – 4:00pm. Friday 7:30am – 12:30pm

£25,000 – £27,000 per annum

Please send your CV to or call 01453 755330

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