At Pertemps,
The average salary for:

Routine Inspector And Tester
is £28,000

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The average annual salary for a Routine Inspector And Tester is £28,000. Salary estimates are based on jobs posted to Pertemps for Routine Inspector And Tester jobs.


A Routine Inspector and Tester play a critical role in ensuring the quality and compliance of products or materials through routine inspections and testing procedures. This role involves performing regular checks, conducting tests, and maintaining accurate records to meet industry standards and specifications.


There are no formal academic entry requirements, although some employers require candidates to possess GCSEs/S grades. Training is typically received on-the-job, supplemented by training courses where instruction in specific techniques is required. Various NVQs/SVQs encompass aspects of quality control.


  • Conduct routine inspections of products or materials at various stages of the production process..
  • Ensure compliance with established quality standards and specifications..
  • Perform routine tests using specialized equipment or testing procedures..
  • Record test results and identify any deviations from standard specifications..
  • Implement quality control measures to identify and address defects or discrepancies..
  • Reject or segregate items that do not meet quality standards..
  • Record inspection and test results accurately..
  • Maintain detailed documentation for compliance and reporting purposes..
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and increased efficiency..
  • Provide feedback to supervisors for continuous improvement..
  • Adhere to safety regulations and guidelines for inspection and testing activities..
  • Use personal protective equipment (PPE) as required..
  • Update inventory records based on inspection and testing outcomes..
  • Provide input on stock levels and potential shortages..
  • Interact with customers or clients regarding specific quality requirements..
  • Address customer inquiries related to inspection and testing processes..
  • Collaborate with production teams, quality assurance personnel, and other relevant departments..
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues and supervisors..
  • Maintain a clean and organized workspace..
  • Ensure tools, equipment, and testing apparatus are properly stored..
  • Stay informed about industry standards and testing methodologies..
  • Participate in training sessions to enhance technical skills..
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks on testing equipment..
  • Report any equipment issues to maintenance personnel..

Salaries from this search have been calculated using current and historical roles, which have been advertised with Pertemps in the last 2 years. Data is updated in real time as jobs are posted, and the search results calculate averages of all job posts that fit the role category.

Salary comparison results are intended as a rough guide only. Actual salaries may vary based on qualifications, experience, location and company type. Salary figures do not include bonuses or benefits.

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