Goods Inwards Inspector

  • Role Type
  • Permanent

  • Location
  • Shoreham-by-Sea

  • Closing Date
  • 31/05/2024

Job Description


Opportunity for an experienced Inspector to join a dedicated team within The Ricardo, Shoreham By Sea, facility. The successful applicant will report into the Supplier Quality Manager and will become an additional member to the inspection team.

Duties and Responsibilities

Check components received from external suppliers against pre-determined inspection plan(s)

Use reporting system to ensure parts are inspected in First in First Out (FIFO)
Work closely with Supplier Quality Assurance.
Use system to transfer stock from inspection.
Use lifting equipment (Zero G-Lift and Pedestrian Stacker).
Involvement in Process Improvement initiatives.
5s and cleanliness control within stores and inspection areas.
This role will require the successful applicant to work a weekly shift pattern (normally 6am to 2:15pm and 2:30pm to 10:45pm).


Candidates Skills & Experience



Proven ability to read complex drawings

Quality Control and Goods Inwards Inspection experience
Experienced user of Metrology Equipment:

Internal and External Micrometres
Thread Gauges
Slip Gauges
Vernier Callipers/Height Gauges

Good communication and team working skills.
Good IT literacy including use of Microsoft Excel/MRP



Experience of working in a warehouse environment.

Experience with cast, machined and plastic parts.
Previous user of lifting equipment
Certification of lifter equipment training
Ability to operate CMM equipment