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Date Posted
February 6th 2019
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Trainee Testing Technician

Our client is looking for a vibrant, happy, driven and ambitious 'Trainee Testing Technician ' looking for their next big step working for a spectacular American blue-chip company based from their  company based in Derby to work on a full-time and possibly leading permanent basis.


This role will be ideal for someone who has just left university or graduated, there is huge potential to progress within this blue-chip global brand . Not only will they be compensated generously for this role with an excellent payrate but other rewards that follow from working with this company are that you will work with some of the best, brightest, and most inspiring people in the assurance, testing, inspection and certification industry who go above and beyond to deliver Total Quality Assurance to industries worldwide whilst exceeding customer expectations, globally 24/7.


The successful candidate will be part of the UK NDT/Materials Testing team. The company has a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 43,000 people in more than 100 countries that delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers’ operations and supply chains.

Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will need to be able to work a 2  shift rota Monday to Friday.


The industries that the candidate will be working with are aerospace, rail, transport, oil and gas, power generation, both nuclear and conventional, submarine, foundries, fabrication and construction. No experience needed!!!


Hands on training will be given for all mechanical testing processes, and include the following:


• Routine testing of metals including: room temperature tensile testing; elevated temperature tensile testing; charpy impact testing; hardness testing (Vickers, Brinell & Rockwell) and weld testing (Macro, bend, fracture etc).

• Adhere to quality procedures/Standard Operating Procedures/customer requirements

• Ensure the calibration and maintenance schedules of laboratory equipment are adhered to.

• Conduct calibrations and periodic tests in a timely manner.

• Maintain safe working practices within the laboratory.

• Participate in continuous improvement activities as required.

• Any other duty assigned by the laboratory manager commensurate with the position.



Think you got what it takes?


Please provide a CV and covering letter (outlining your suitability for the role) and salary expectations to the email provided below. All candidates will be required to confirm eligibility to work in the UK before starting employment

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