GKN Aerospace is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1
aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15
countries, we serve over 90% of the world's aircraft and engine
manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace
systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft
ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest
passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world's
advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.
About the opportunity
GKN Aerospace is a global engineering business. Every time you
travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN
is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service
systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around
the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new
technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to
be better in everything we do.
We are looking for people who want to make a difference,
talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of
the future in what they do.
Responsible for the verification of product characteristics and
associated manufacturing documentation and other quality records,
utilizing a range of inspection techniques and methods including,
but not limited to visual, mechanicals, automated, contact and
non-contact. Responsible for the verification of product
characteristics and associated manufacturing documentation and
other quality records, utilizing a range of inspection techniques
and methods including, but not limited to visual, mechanicals,
automated, contact and non-contact. This responsibility will be
discharged under the authority delegated by quality.
* Exemplifying a safety-first mind-set and ensuring that the GKN
Aerospace Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standards
are followed. * Responsible for performing inspection processes as
described by the product work instructions and/or other directions.
* Responsible for performing in process, repair determination
inspections in line with site operating policies, procedures and
work instructions. * Responsible for execution customer and
regulatory delegated inspection processes as authorized by those
parties. Responsible for maintaining those delegated authorities
once granted. * Support root cause analysis, preventative and
corrective action to reduce/eliminate non-conformances * Maintain
positive, team relationships with internal and external customers,
as well as co-workers * Support continuous improvement of
production and inspection processes by implementing Lean
* 3+ years of experience in inspection methods and techniques
and following relevant work instructions. * 1+ years of experience
with ISO90001 requirements. * 1+ years of experience working with
LEAN processes and practices.
* GKN Experience * Experience in an Aerospace operating
environment * Apprenticeship, Associate's Degree in a technical
subject or equivalent. * Awareness of AS9100 series requirements. *
Previous delegated product acceptance authority granted by an
Aerospace OEM or regulatory authority.
Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)
As a global engineering company, innovation is what
differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our
A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new
ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different
backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark
originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the
GKN is an equal opportunity employer.
We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are
committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment
against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age,
race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status,
affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other
characteristic protected by law.