Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Job Description

Role title – Inspector
Contract duration – 6 months  
Contract type – PAYE via Umbrella – INSIDE IR35 
Hours – 37 hours, Split between Nights, Afters + Days (overtime achievable) 
Location – Derby

Assystem Energy & Infrastructure are recruiting for a number of Inspectors to work at one of our major clients in Derby on a 6 month contract basis. 

You will play a key role in contributing to the clients business objective of delivering systems, products and components on time to the customer. Whilst operating in accordance with safety requirements, within established procedures and in compliance with the documented method of manufacture. Applying appropriate Health and Safety practice and maintaining a safe environment against stringent requirements at all times is vital. Working as part of an integrated team to achieve cell targets is critical to success, you will also need to focus on continuous improvement across the products and processes.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Work to Technical Instructions to deliver consistent, high quality Inspection across a variety of different components and product families
  • Maintaining a high level of process compliance and sustainment, including calibration of gauges and measurement equipment
  • Operate a variety of manual and digital inspection equipment, including CMM, articulated arms/ laser tracker, Borescopes and 1st principal measurements
  • Interpreting manufacturing drawings and written specifications
  • Assessing components produced within the facility against quality standards
  • Working within a team to effectively resolve quality issues and ensure work is being completed to plan 
  • The ability to make decisions giving suitable justifications for your conclusions
  • Working within a team to effectively resolve any issues which arise
  • Working closely with internal and external customers to continuously improve business performance



    My profile

    The successful candidate should have the following qualifications and/or experience:

    • NVQ Level 3 engineering apprenticeship (inspection related)
    • Experience in 1st Principle bench inspection
    • Experience in operating CMM’s and/or Articulated Arms/ Laser Trackers
    • Clear and demonstrated understanding of drawing interpretation, calibration requirements, dimensional and visual inspection
    • An ideal candidate would be pro-active and capable of managing their time effectively
    • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications
    • Awareness of HS&E requirements

    **Security clearance**   
    Whilst we encourage applications from all nationalities, Assystem within the UK are subject to security and export control restrictions due to the nature of work to be undertaken.   
    These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.  

    We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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