QC Team Leader
Would you thrive in the exciting submarines function working on inspection requirements? We currently have a vacancy for a QC Team Leader at our site in Barrow.
As a QC Team Leader, you will accountable for inspection requirements for boat units as part of our submarine build programme.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to influence key improvements to inspection services coupled with adding further value to the wider business and customer. In addition you will be responsible for developing high quality records as a result of output from inspections.
Your main responsibilities as a QC Team Leader will involve:
Day to day management of the inspection teams
Deliveries of the required record to support the key build milestones
Support the General Manager and Build Teams in improving their quality performance and culture
Communicate effectively with the team, management and both internal and external customers
To help support and maintain the IWT structure including the encouragement and delivery of a continual improvement ethos
Deploy the applicable Quality Management Systems and SH&E documentation to your team ensuring they have both a thorough understanding of the content, risks and control measures can ultimately demonstrate their competence to apply them
Your skills and qualifications:
Related engineering or manufacturing background
Broad understanding of Quality Inspection Techniques
Good IT skills in particular Microsoft Office and SAP
Understand quality requirements within a highly regulated industry
Proven problem solving skills and root cause analysis (Desirable)
Auditing and investigation experience within quality (Desirable)
What we're looking for in you:
We are looking for a self-motivator who is able to communicate effectively with a range of challenging stakeholders. The successful candidate should have good people management skills and strong attention to detail.
Salary: Based on experience and qualifications
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
Maritime – Submarines
Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.
Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.
We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.