NDT Engineer

Title: NDT Engineer (Fixed Term Contract)
Location Plymouth
Contract Type:Fixed Term Contract
Salary:27,000 - 34,000
Job ID:MF/HQ7626

Our Client
Our client is a national market leader in the fields of defence and nuclear engineering and enjoys the backing of a large international group. As a design and manufacturing specialist, the client has the capability to take an idea, develop the design, build and manufacture the product

Main Purpose of Role
To carry out Radiographic examinations of components and structures utilising both x-ray and gamma radioisotopes on-board submarine and surface ship platforms, in addition to exposure room radiography on various components.

Key Skills & Knowledge
It is preferable if applicants have proven experience of conducting radiographic examinations aboard submarine or warship platforms, as well as exposure room radiography. Knowledge of submarine/ship layout and familiarisation of some pipe work systems would be an advantage.

Knowledge of Ship/Submarine layout and pipework systems, or refit experience in an engineering discipline, or previous experience in NDT, preferably in an engineering field.

PCN Level II qualification in Radiographic Testing of Welds (PCN qualifications in the aerospace sector are not deemed suitable due to the nature of the work carried out at Devonport).
PCN qualifications in MPI/LPI are desirable as is qualification as a trained RPS.

Job Characteristics
There will be a requirement to work a permanent 40 hour nightshift week comprising of 5 days on and two days off. All work will be undertaken between the contractual hours of 23:00 and 07:00 under the supervision of a NDT Engineer Team Leader.

Applicants must be prepared to work as classified radiation workers and may be asked to work in locations under Health Physics control. The work can be demanding with many radiographic examinations being undertaken in confined space areas where access may at times be restricted.

Successful candidates will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements and may be required to complete a medical assessment.
In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Plymouth

Salary : 27k - 34k pa

Date Advertised : 05 Feb 2013

Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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