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Metrology Engineer

  • Location: Wigston Magna
  • Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Aerospace
  • Contact: Eddy Nisevic
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 27 July 2024
  • Job Ref: 4507_1719494375

Are you looking for a new challenge or a change in career in a fast-paced engineering/manufacturing environment? Metalis are currently working with a leading manufacturing business who specialise in delivering precision components for the aerospace/industrial turbine industry.

Job Role: Metrology Engineer

Hours: 37 per week - Mon to Friday

Two shift pattern required

Contract Type: Full time - Permanent

The role of Metrology Engineer is responsible for raising and maintaining calibration standards relating to Aerospace and IGT product manufacture - including routine calibration, CMM programming (optical & touch trigger), FAIR and component measurement to first principles.

AM shift

  • Mon - Thurs - 05:45 - 13.45
  • Fri - 05:45 - 10.45

PM shift

  • Mon - Thurs - 13.45 - 21.45
  • Fri - 10.45 - 15.45

Salary Range: £32,000 - £36,000 basic depending on experience (a separate shift premium is also also applicable)


Benefits - on offer is an extensive range of benefits including:

  • Quarterly Cash Bonus Scheme
  • Gym Membership Discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Instant Discounts on over 80 high street brands
  • Cinema Discounts
  • Competitive DC Pension Scheme
  • Free car parking

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring Calibration readiness at point of use
  • Monitoring and resolving calibration error frequency
  • Helping to developing and supporting implementation of NPI project plans
  • Undertaking production improvement initiatives
  • Providing critical manufacturing support across all areas
  • Producing first article inspection reports in conjunction with the quality department

Candidate Requirements

  • Previous experience in the field of dimensional measurement
  • Have a practical 'hands on' approach.
  • An understanding of CMM operation and programming
  • Solid IT skills with 3D CAD experience.
  • Ability to interpret complex engineering drawings, notes and specifications.
  • Excellent 3-Dimensional visualisation.
  • Proven mathematical ability.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to contribute in a team environment.
  • Ability to work with complexity and achieve goals within challenging deadlines.
  • Willingness to learn and take on board new skills.
  • Ability to work closely with other areas of the business in an efficient manner.
  • To have a structured, methodical approach to all work tasks and proven problem solving skills.
  • To be a self-starter, with enthusiasm for the role.
  • To have excellent attention to detail and produce neat, precise work.


  • Experience of working in aerospace engineering would be beneficial.


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

If you are interested in this role, please apply today and one of our consultants will be in touch to discuss the role in greater detail.