NDT Technician (CSC)

Closing date: 14/07/2024
Location: Sheffield
Division: Chesterfield Special Cylinders
Salary: Circa £36,946 (depending on qualifications held)
Hours: 37 hours per week, Monday to Thursday 06:30 - 16:15. Flexibility is required, for potential offsite/offshore deployments

We’re on the lookout for a Non-Destructive Testing Technician to provide a high standard of customer service in relation to product quality and validation, through inspection and test skills on shop floor processes both on-site and at customer locations.

Job duties, responsibilities and accountabilities

  • To carry out manual ultrasonic inspection to recognised international standards on tube, forgings or rolled bar
  • To set-up, calibrate and operate automated ultrasonic equipment for inspecting forged cylinders
  • Provide technical advice on matters associated with Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Produce reports for calibration, inspection and testing carried out on products
  • Perform physical and visual inspection of raw materials, components and cylinders at key stages of production to ensure compliance with manufacturing standards
  • Perform other NDT operations on manufactured products
  • Control visiting third party inspectors and customers whilst operating in the inspection areas
  • Perform and document first article inspections to support the component qualification process
  • Carry out identification marking of product to ensure product traceability throughout its operational lifespan

Qualification requirements

  • PCN Level 2 in ultrasonics (castings/forgings) and or ASNT qualified (essential)
  • Additional NDT qualifications (desirable)

Experience requirements

  • Experience in a similar inspection role
  • Engineering background
  • Skilled in the use of various measuring tools such as micrometres, callipers, gauges etc.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings


  • 27 days holiday including bank holidays (pro-rata)
  • Opportunity to buy or sell up to 4 days holiday per year
  • 5% employer pension contribution / 5% employee pension contribution
  • 4 times salary – life cover
  •  Non-contractual / discretionary bonus scheme based on company and personal targets
  • Save As You Earn (SAYE) share save scheme
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme
  • Company funded healthcare scheme (MediCash) offering discounts to lifestyle activities


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