First Base Employment Limited

Job Purpose: 

The successful applicant will provide and support the business in all areas concerning measuring & quality control.


  • Programming / operating of CMM machines; 
  • Be able to read and interpret drawings and CAD models.
  • Carry out sample, in process and final inspections of a diverse range of components, using CMM and manual inspection techniques. 
  • Make or offer suggestions on changes to improve measurement & fixturing strategy 
  • Carry out Gauge R&R / MSA Studies:
  • Assist in the training of apprentice CMM Operator / programmers.
  • Carried visual inspection against the customer standards
  • Attend meetings to advise on measurement strategy with project and customer teams. 
  • Generate report documentation as required
  • Manage product requalification plan and schedule department workload.
  • Complete inspection records and manage in house inspection requirements
  • Uphold all policies in relation to health, Safety and Welfare


  • 3 years plus experience programming medium/large CMM machines;
  • Extensive knowledge of PC-DMIS and CAD++
  • Experience in the use of manual measuring equipment;
  • Ability to read technical drawings, GDT is essential;
  • Comfortable working to deadlines and tolerances;
  • Positive and flexible can-do attitude;
  • Able to communicate at all levels and work effectively in a team environment

This is a full time, permanent role

Monday – Thursday 07.30 – 16.30 Friday 07.30 – 13.45.

An excellent salary will be offered to the successful applicant dependent on their level of experience

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