Senior QC Inspector- Weld

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Senior QC Inspector- Weld

Would you like to play a key role within Quality, working on Submarines that are delivered to the UK? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior QC Inspector at our site in either Middlesbrough/Newcastle.

As a Senior QC Inspector, you will be working on an extensive order book, based in the Strategic Manufacturing area of the Business. This will involve many NDE disciplines including Visual Inspection & Crack Detection.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to carry out inspections and work in a diverse area of the business with opportunity for development in your career.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior QC Inspector- Weld will involve:

Carrying out Structural Inspection of Manufacture and Construction of Equipment and Structures on the Dreadnought Programme

Maintaining compliance and assuring and integrity of the plant

Working to controls and procedures

Being responsible for the execution and accurate reporting of NDE inspections

Perform audits of other PCN qualified inspectors

Your skills and qualifications:


Structural/Pipe welding background

Good IT skills


PCN/CSWIP Qualification

Experience and proficiency with SAP

What we're looking for in you:

You will be a proactive individual with excellent communication skills. This allow you to manage stakeholders in this role. Furthermore, you will be dynamic and always looking for a credible and feasible solution to problems.

Location: Middlesbrough/Newcastle

Salary: Competitive

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, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

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.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.

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