QC Inspector

April 17, 2024

Job Description

2020 Recruitment is working with one of our Fife based manufacturing clients who are looking to add a QC Inspector to their Glenrothes site on a permanent contract.

This is an opportunity to work for an engineering company who manufacture critical precision components & assemblies to exacting quality standards, across multiple industries.

As the QC Inspector you will play a key role in ensuring machined components are fully compliant with stringent client and licensed standards whilst providing a balance between cost-effectiveness and quality control.

The Role

As the QC Inspector you will ensure correct implementation of quality plans and monitor the pipeline of QC Inspection activities for all testing on a daily basis. This is a critical role within the operation of the business and as such requires a high degree of competency in the use of measurement and gauging as well as the drive to monitor and improve methods.

Duties & Responsibilities

As the QC Inspector your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Inspecting all machined and manufactured parts.
  • Reviewing and approving all material certification.
  • Allocating trace numbers to work orders.
  • Maintaining the calibration system.
  • Hosting 3rd party inspectors.
  • All other requirements within the QC department.
  • Be fully aware of personal workload, prioritise and organise to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • Ensure a high standard of professionalism is maintained and that customer care is foremost.
  • Maintain a high standard of housekeeping in the work area and department.
  • Ensure personal compliance with all HSE legislation and HSE Company policy.

Skills & Experience

To be considered for the QC Inspector you must have the following skills and experience:

  • Proven experience in quality assurance or a similar role
  • Ability to analyse data and identify trends or patterns
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office – Excel, Word and Outlook)
  • Right to work in the UK


As the QC Inspector you will be offered the following package:

  • Permanent contract
  • Negotiable, competitive salary
  • Career development opportunities
  • Company incentives and benefits