Bright ideas. Brilliant Solutions.

STG Aerospace is trusted by the Aerospace industry for emergency exit marking and cabin lighting solutions. Established in 1995, we have a strong heritage in the design, manufacture and certification of system solutions.  Our lighting solutions are line-fit for most aircraft manufacturers (including Airbus, Boeing & Embraer) and are operating on over 10,000 aircraft with some 300 airlines worldwide.

Globally we are a growing SME, with our head office in Cwmbran, South Wales and an additional manufacturing facility in Miami, Florida.

As specialist aerospace manufacturer, we push the limits of design and problem solving, through international collaboration, trusted technical experience and a shared sense of purpose. At STG Aerospace YOU are how we excel.  That’s The STG Way.


What do we offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Performance related bonus
  • 25 days holiday + UK Bank Holidays
  • Working Hours (unless specified) are 37.5 hours per week and Fridays 1pm close
  • Pension Scheme
  • Group Life Cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme


Goods Inward Inspector

Accountable to the Manufacturing Manager, with an indirect link the Quality Dept, to undertake work in connection with the inspection and issuing of raw material and finished goods at our Cwmbran site, South Wales.

A passion for stock accuracy and inter-departmental support is paramount.

Ensuring the movement of materials is carried out in a controlled and timely manner, whilst liaising with all dependant areas.


Key Outputs

This role’s key outputs for success are:

1.0 To carry out inspection of supplied parts and control the status and location of supplied non-conforming parts. The role is responsible for working in compliance with companies’ policies and procedures to identify and record issues. Product to be inspected using AQL sampling techniques


  • Ensure accurate and timely inspection of incoming parts and effective control of non-conforming parts
  • Plan and supervise Supplier sample inspections and associated reporting
  • Work closely with Supplier Quality Engineers and Suppliers on issues regarding quality of parts
  • Reporting of Supplier PPM and Supplier sample status
  • Verifying Electronic Components on goods inwards inspection.


2.0 To inspect raw material and finished goods to ensure fit form and function at all times. To support Supply Chain, Quality and Production departments by identifying failures efficiently.

To support the Material Control Manager by inspecting finished goods when required.


  • Visual inspection of solder joints to IPC 610 standards
  • Rework of SMT & PTH PCBA as required
  • Test of PCBA to documented procedures
  • Inspection experience to ISO 9001 series standards
  • Understanding of root cause analysis tools and data analysis
  • To complete final inspection of products to approved standards.


3.0 To perform well in a busy and pressured environment. The role is varied and rewarding, whilst challenging at times.


  • Competent in various measuring techniques
  • Maintain high standards of workmanship at all times
  • To contribute towards identifying projects for cost reduction
  • Continually strive to improve working processes
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines in a fast paced, accountable team environment
  • Hands-on approach to all tasks.


What will help you succeed?

  • Be driven by excellence & attention to detail
  • Be energetic & creative
  • Demonstrate a 'Can do' attitude
  • Demonstrate analytical thinking
  • Self-motivated and work well under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Be flexible and work as part of a team.


Everything we do, we do with our people in mind. We raise funds for our charity partner Orbis, have wellbeing champions across the business and recognition awards to celebrate those that live our values. We are passionately committed to being a truly inclusive and diverse company; it is at the heart of our core values of the STG Way. We continue to enhance our culture of inclusion and diversity across all of our roles and actively encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities. We are STG Aerospace. Join us!


Please provide your CV to Closing date is 06th May 2022: please quote job reference GI-S.  

We are always interested in hearing from world class talent to join us in us in the next stage of our growth. If you have a real passion for the passenger experience and want to be part of a global success story in aviation we’re ready to light the way for your success!

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Due to the large number of applications we receive, unfortunately we are unable to respond by email or telephone to candidates on the progress of their application. If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of submitting your CV, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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