Supplier Quality Assurance Team Lead - Product

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Morson Rosyth

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Position Description

Provide assistance to the Supplier Quality Assurance - Product team, assisting in successful completion of Product Verification, in line with delivery schedules to ensure compliant products are available to the ship build teams.

Assist in business wide adherence to the processes for preparation, testing and Product Verification of equipment. Liaising with Supply Chain and Engineering teams to validate all information is available and conformant prior to verification.

Assist in capture, collate and analyse product verification and test outputs, identifying trends and root cause of defects, using the results to inform both future verifications and supplier surveillance activities.

Assist in defined product verifications are completed to a high professional standard in line with service level agreements across the supplier base, central warehouse and in yard goods receipt.

Assist Senior SAFE in all product certification requirements are understood communicated and adhered to, including appropriate record keeping in line with contractual and record retention requirements.

Build strong relationships and drive collaborative working with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure Supplier product verification delivers the required benefit and confidence in product conformance.

Assist in the creation of Corrective Action sheets (CAS) when defects are found against contract requirements, during product verifications.

Liaise with key stakeholders on Type 26 material & certification issues found at good inwards or Supplier premises.

Support the team's development through cross training and shadowing to achieve a flexible and multi skilled team.

Support the prerequisite inspection plans, checklists and templates are understood, defined and used consistently in line with the product and contract requirements.

Measure, collate and analyse inspection data to inform the Supplier Quality Assurance Team Lead, trends and required improvements, supporting the required weekly and monthly project reports and status updates.

Functional Knowledge

Evidence of experience in Ship build environments through inspections of build, outfit and integration.

Knowledge of equipment and material inspection processes, requirements and standards.

Evidence in supporting quality investigations in line with company process to determine root cause and permanent corrective actions.

Knowledge in the use of Quality tools and techniques.

Manufacturing and cross trade process knowledge.

Knowledge of relevant Defence (DEF STANS) and ISO standards (9001:2015).

Experience in using measuring equipment, such like, micrometers & Vernier's.

Constantly pursue the policy of get it right first time, taking actions to ensure Quality standards of own and others work are met.

To apply for this position, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK and either possess or be able to obtain UK MOD Security Clearance to SC Level.