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Quality Technician

Ref no. BHN561642
Location Gloucester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

To work within our OE Assembly Facility, supporting Assembly and Inspection, to improve the robustness of our product processes, to ensure the manufacture of a high quality & reliable product.

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Job Titile: Quality Technician

Location: Gloucester

To work within our OE Assembly Facility, supporting Assembly and Inspection, to improve the robustness of our product processes, to ensure the manufacture of a high quality & reliable product.
* To provide hands-on expertise on quality issues
* To lead the Assembly Quality Clinic, Material Review Board approvals and support quality investigations as required
* To coach and develop team members in technical and quality issues in order to achieve greater robustness
* To take an instrumental role in developing continual product improvement throughout the product life-cycle
* To act as a key interface with other internal and external disciplines
* To evaluate and sentence non-conformities
* To offer expert advice to Design Engineering and other internal and external customers and suppliers as required
* Support to APQP activities including being a signatory for First Article Inspections (Signatory 1) and a contributor to the Process Failure Modes Effect Analysis
* To compile improvement analysis and make presentations of this information to colleagues across all sites
* To be actively involved in improvement activities
* To provide input regarding manufacturing quality and technical issues to Assembly Methods
* To raise and authorise extra work on layouts and SAP

Job Requirements

What do you need from me?

* Must have completed a full Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship.
* Quality/compliance mind-set
* Knowledge of manufacturing principles including methods, processes, production control, plant and tooling based on a lean enterprise approach
* Product knowledge expertise
* Knowledge of Aerospace Quality system to sufficient level to enable holding of MDG & QCL stamp.
* Ability to conduct root cause analysis e.g. 8D, and CI, Lean-Sigma experience
* Technical leadership skills
* Knowledge of problem solving techniques
* Knowledge of Non-Conformance, repair, rework process
* Knowledge of First Article Procedure DVI, PPAP, APQP

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