Goods In Inspector

Full-time position

Aylesbury (HP19 8TD)

Salary negotiable DOE

We have an exciting opportunity to become part of a growing business in a specialist niche market.

Do you have a winning mentality, together with an eye for detail? Are you eager to make a difference? If this describes you, we would welcome a discussion to see if there are synergies between your expectations of a good employer and ours of a good employee.

The role

Sterling Thermal Technology is looking for an organised individual to work within the Production (Stores/Goods In) team on site, as a Goods In Inspector. 

Who will you interact with

  • You will be part of the Production Team reporting to the Stores Team Leader.
  • The wider production team, including the Production Manager, will fully support in your role.
  • You will liaise closely with the Procurement team informing them of any supplier NCRs.

Work hours

Required hours of work will be 37.50 hours/week, made up of either

  • Mon – Fri, 06:00 14:00hrs
  • Mon – Thurs 08:00 – 16:30, Fri 08:00 – 14:00hrs

Essential attributes to succeed

  • A strong work ethic and positive attitude with good attention to detail.
  • The ability to:
    • Solve problems,
    • Work under pressure,
    • Prioritise.
  • Must be able to work under your own initiative, but also to work as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing.
  • Computer literacy.

Key skills required

  • An active FLT license.
  • A proven track record of inspection work.
  • Competency in using various metrology equipment such as vernier callipers, height gauges, micrometres, etc.
  • A good understanding of Engineering drawings.


  • Working in accordance with the Internal Quality Management system.
  • Carrying out the final inspection and packing of various pieces of equipment and material.
  • Completing and signing the work tickets and applicable quality assurance plans for the completed tasks as instructed.
  • Carrying out the inspection and booking in of raw materials and goods using the internal ERP system.
  • Contributing to the achievement of business objectives and targets.
  • Maintaining strict confidentiality on all matters relating to company business.
  • Ensuring adherence to company procedures.
  • Consistently demonstrating company cultures and values.  

How we’ll support you

The training and development needs of this position will be determined in consultation with the Production Manager.

You will have ongoing support to develop and grow your skillset as you better understand our product range. 

Benefits Package

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Life assurance
  • Pension
  • Health cash plan
  • On-site parking
  • On-site electric charging points
  • Social events

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