Rockwell Collins Quality Inspector in Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom

B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and we currently have some exciting positions based at our Leighton Buzzard facility, including Quality Inspector.

Reporting to the Quality & Configuration Manager, the Quality Inspector undertakes quality control activities for the Structures OEM and Aftermarket businesses with the emphasis on; error prevention, lean manufacturing, continuous improvement, process and regulation compliance.

Specifically this role is responsible for:

• Carrying out First Article Mechanical Inspections of aerospace industry component parts and sub assemblies to the AS9102 standard• Finalizing First Article Inspection Reports, recording the data on MRP computer system, and maintaining the electronic file system• Managing and controlling equipment calibration.• Supporting business processes and personnel in continuous improvement activities in addition to providing information concerning product and process quality performance• Liaising with suppliers to resolve customer issues, promoting customer confidence and satisfaction• Supporting the New Product Introduction process through quality planning and implementation, liaising with internal functions and suppliers• Ensuring all quality data is captured and analysed against targets taking action on adverse variation to standard• Any other reasonable duties

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • The suitable candidate will have a strong quality and / or aerospace background gained within medium to high volume manufacturing

  • Competent in the use of hand held measuring (Verniers, Height Gauge, Micrometers) and reading and understanding drawing requirements including geometrical tolerances

  • Continuous Improvement and 5S Mindset

  • Able to read, understand and interpret engineering information

  • Effective communicator at all levels both verbal and written

  • Able to work on own initiative and as part of a team

  • IT literate – Effective use of Microsoft Office software; Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access

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