About CMP Products

British Engines Group company, CMP Products, is a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of cable glands, cable cleats and cable accessories.

CMP manufactures its products from three facilities based in Cramlington, Northumberland, and has a global distribution network, supported by ten offices spread across six continents from Houston, USA, to Busan, South Korea.

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We are looking for a Quality Inspector to join our team in Cramlington to support CMP’s internal operations department from a quality control aspect. You will ensure exacting quality standards are met to drive world class engineering and maintain customer satisfaction of both our products and end users.


What you’ll be doing


  • Carry out a formal evaluation and inspection checks of machined product in accordance with defined manufacturing procedures, SOPs, drawings and quality standards, using a wide range of inspection equipment (e.g. gauges, verniers, micrometers, shadowgraphs, and surface finish measuring equipment)
  • Roam patrol inspections
  • Ensure measurements and checks are correctly recorded on the relevant platform (written report, excel data entry, IFS data entry, etc
  • Support the determination of acceptable and unacceptable product using analytical and decision making techniques
  • Support in the segregation of non-conforming product
  • Identify and react accordingly to quality problems with speed and precision
  • Raise any quality issues with the appropriate personnel; including agreement on the feasibility to rework, whilst supporting in identifying root causes and implementing corrective actions
  • Liaise with internal departments to ensure high quality products are produced
  • Support investigations carried out by quality engineers
  • Interpret engineering drawings
  • Support the training of apprentices and trainees


Who we’re looking for


To apply, we are looking for someone who has an understanding and application of metrology processes, as well as the ability to manage their load to ensure timely validation and assessment of components that are produced in a high paced manufacturing department. The ability to accurately measure, assess and record dimensions/values are also a necessity, and you will be expected to read and understand engineering drawings and terminologies.


CMP Products Limited is ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015, 45001:2018 and 50001:2018 accredited: if you have experience of working to these standards, as well as lean six sigma principles, this would be advantageous.


If you possess excellent communication skills, are organised, self-motivated, have an innovative approach to problem solving and good IT skills we would love to hear from you!


We ask that you will work in a safe manner; drive positive behaviour and lead by example with regard to the company’s health, safety and environmental policies.


This position will be on a full time, permanent basis.  Working hours are an average of 37.5 hours per week on a shift rotation, which involves 10 x 12 hour shifts over a 21-day cycle with 11 days off.




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Car scheme

Competitive pay

Enhanced pension

Training & development