NDT Technician

The company:

Williams is one of the world’s most established Formula 1 teams. It exists purely to race in the top echelon of motor racing, where it has been winning Grands Prix for more than three decades. The Williams name has been synonymous with top-level motorsport since the 1960s.

The position:

We are looking to recruit a NDT Technician to join our Inspection team. The role is specific to the measuring of complex parts, using a variety of complex NDT and Inspection equipment, checking conformance of race car components, to drawing specification. There will be an expectation to support in other Inspection and analysis tasks, where required.

The role:

The role will include completing routine and complex tasks. You will have an in-depth knowledge of components and parts, manufactured in a variety of materials, such as carbon-fibre composites, metals and plastics. Accurate data collation will be essential in determining a confident and meaningful conclusion to part quality and conformance.

Skills you'll use every day:

CT radiography would be advantageous, as well as employing NDT methods and tools, such as Magnetic Particle Inspection, Ultrasonic Inspection, Magnetic Particle inspection, Dye Penetrants and Eddy current inspection. The ability to communicate with designers and a good aptitude for report writing and cross communication skills. An appreciation for 5s’s in your working environment, to create a suitable and sustainable working environment.

Education and experience:

• Ideally you need an NDT Technician certified to LEVEL 2 AEROSPACE Standard, this can be PCN, ASNT, EN4179 in:
 CT Radiography – must have
 Ultrasonic Inspection
 Eddy Current Inspection
 Dye Penetrant Inspection
 Magnetic Particle Inspection

• Minimum of 2 years’ experience in each method.
• Must be flexible regarding working hours and be prepared to train up in other methods.
• You should ideally also be apprentice trained with ONC/HNC qualification and a good knowledge of manufacturing processes and procedures. You will possess a recognised apprenticeship or relevant experience in a similar environment

Please note this if for the following shift: 4 days on/4 days off

What can Williams offer?

The Williams Group is based in Grove, Oxfordshire. We offer free onsite parking and large open green spaces to unwind during breaks. We are a short 5 minutes’ from Wantage, our closest town centre. We have an on-site gym which is free to use for all staff and contractors. We also have a subsidised restaurant on site.

The Williams Group is an equal opportunity employer who value diversity and inclusion. If you have a disability, we would be happy to discuss reasonable adjustments to the job with you.

Application closing date:

All applications must be received by 23rd April 2021