Job: NDT Technician

Role Location Salary
NDT Technician Birmingham £28,000 – £30,000
Category Reference Consultant
All Vacancies, Plastics & Packaging, Technical & Engineering PV-14474-KE KE

NDT Technician

An opportunity has arisen for a qualified and competent NDT Technician to join an established Heavy Engineering company based within the Birmingham area.  The salary will be circa £28,000 – £30,000 depending on skill and ability.

To be successful in your application as a NDT Technician within this business you should be able to demonstrate the following skills and qualifications:

  • PCN Level 2 in:
    • UT Forgings (Ultrasonic Testing Forgings)
    • MPI (Magnetic Particle Inspection)
    • DPI (Dye Penetrant Inspection)


As the successful NDT Technician, you will be responsible for but not limited to the following key duties:

  • Carry out NDT inspections
  • Carry out Ultrasonic Testing (UT) Forgings
  • Carry out Magnetic Particle Inspection (MPI)
  • Carry out Dye Penetrant Inspection (DPI)
  • Carry out Spark Testing as instructed by the NDT supervisor
  • Assist with customer visits on NDT related matters as instructed
  • Assist in investigation of scrap issues including steel claims
  • Assist in internal and external audits relevant to NDT
  • Carry out daily checks in accordance with Company internal procedures
  • Report all defective components to Management
  • Raise NDT certificates for jobs that require certification according to specific requirements
  • Assist in creating NDT procedures in line with customer and international specifications
  • Report any NDT related issues with route cards
  • Report any surface cracking or forge defects that can be removed by light dressing
  • Work and adhere to HSE and Environment guidelines on site


The successful candidate will be working morning and day shifts alternating, with overtime available. The salary for the successful NDT Technician will be negotiable depending on skill and ability, circa £28,000 – £30,000.