Graduate Certification Engineer

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1159814334-2
  • Date Posted: 7 November 2023
  • Apprentice Employer: Complete Talent Services Ltd
  • Location: Burton-on-trent, Staffordshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £23,000 to £25,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Civil Engineering, Commercial & QS, Engineering
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Due to an increase in workload and continued company growth, my client, an international engineering company based near Burton upon Trent are looking to recruit 2 Graduate Certification Engineers to to join their existing Technical team on a permanent basis.

As a Graduate Certification Engineer, you will work as part of the Technical Team to ensure the on-time delivery of material certification to clients and also receipt of inbound material certification from 3rd party suppliers (NDT/ Lab Testing).

Interested candidates must be Degree qualified in a relevant discipline (Mechanical Engineering/ Materials Science/ Metallurgy). Working knowledge of quality/ materials documentation is advantageous. Knowledge of ASME / ASTM standards would also be advantageous but not essential.

This position is office based 5 days per week.

Hours - Mon - Thurs (Apply online only) / Friday 0830 - 15.30

Role Description

  1. Checking incoming material certification in accordance with both national and international standards / specifications.
  2. Ensuring that base material certificates are compliant with the manufacturing processes.
  3. Producing bespoke material certification following internal manufacturing processes
  4. Checking laboratory test reports in accordance with the purchase order requirements
  5. Producing in house NDT reports and ensuring compliance with the purchase order
  6. Liaising with 3rd party inspectors in relation to material certification releases
  7. Liaising with clients in relation to material certification queries
  8. Liaising with the third party test laboratories in relation to the release of material samples, purchase orders. Together with the expediting of orders currently outstanding at the laboratories.
  9. Interfacing with the commercial, technical, manufacturing and expediting departments

Skills & Attributes

  • Degree qualified in a relevant discipline (Mechanical Engineering/ Material Science/ Metallurgy)
  • Strong Attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding of ASME/ ASTM/ API quality standards - advantageous

Note: This vacancy is being advertised by Complete Talent Services Ltd who are acting as an Employment Business