Quality Control NDT Technician

The company:


Williams’ core competencies are the design and development of racing cars to compete in the Formula One World Championship. As one of the world's leading Formula One teams, the company has secured 16 FIA Formula One World Championship titles since its foundation in 1977 and is now moving into an exciting era under new ownership defined by relentless innovation and living sustainable performance in every dimension.


The role:

We have an exciting opportunity for an NDT Technician to join our team here at Williams. As an NDT Technician you will travel to race events and working in the factory completing routine and complex NDT tasks using a variety of techniques. NDT Inspection requirements will be defined by the Engineering drawings, whilst you will use your expertise to perform the tasks accurately and efficiently. You will gain an in-depth knowledge of components, 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:

NDT methods and tools, such as Magnetic Particle Inspection, Ultrasonic Inspection, Magnetic Particle inspection, Dye Penetrants, Eddy current inspection and CT radiography. 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:

Ultrasonic Inspection– must have

CT Radiography

Eddy Current Inspection

Dye Penetrant Inspection

Magnetic Particle Inspection

  • Should be familiar with Phased Array UT (PAUT) in composites (CFRPC)

  • 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 is for the following shift: 4 days on/4 days off, with flexibility for trackside support


Application closing date:

All applications must be received by 5th June 2023


What can Williams offer?


The Williams Group is based in multi acre complex located in Grove, Oxfordshire. The Williams Group offers a competitive holiday package, staff events/open days, a subsidised restaurant on site and various car schemes. We have an on-site gym (open 24 hours a day) as well as various fitness classes including outdoors bootcamps, pilates and yoga free for all staff and contractors to use. Aside from these benefits we can offer free onsite parking and large open green spaces to unwind during breaks. We are a based just 30 mins from Oxford City Centre by bus.


Williams is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and inclusion. We are happy to discuss reasonable job adjustments

Williams Racing