Senior QC Inspector - Electrical

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Senior QC Inspector - Electrical

Would you like to get more involved in theQuality function as part of the Safety and Quality Directorate? We currentlyhave a vacancy for a Senior QC Inspector – Electrical at our site in Barrow inFurness.

As a Senior QC Inspector - Electrical, you willbe part of the Quality Control team that is part of the Quality Function, whichforms part of the Safety and Quality Directorate. The team will support theManufacturing facilities General Manager in delivery where the Quality TeamLeader takes accountability for delivering the Quality Inspection requirementsof Manufacturing as part of the submarine build programme. This involvesunderstanding the Quality requirements, the schedule and priorities. The roleis also accountable for ensuring that high quality records are produced as anoutput of inspection they undertake.

This role will provide you with an opportunityto progress into a Team Leader position, or move into another area of qualityor out into Build Delivery.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior QCInspector - Electrical are as follows:

Undertake Routine andComplex Inspections with minimal supervision

Record Results andNon Conformances, and manage these through to completion

Support processreviews of inspection activities to embed a continuous improvement culture

Deputise for TeamLeader where required

Accountability forgeneration, verification and completion of Contractual Quality Records

Represent QualityInspection delivery within IWT

Your skills and qualifications:


Engineering or Manufacturing Background

Understanding of Quality Inspection Techniques

Good IT skills

Product Knowledge


Problem solving and Root Cause Analysis

Knowledge of Business Systems (inc SAP)

What we're looking for in you:

Strong communication skills

Ability to communicate with all levels ofbusiness regarding quality matters.

Excellent communication skills to enable thefeedback of inspection results using the agreed processes set out by thebusiness to various departments

Location: Barrowin Furness

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Ouremployees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitivepension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed ShareIncentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexibleworking, an employee assistance programme,Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Someemployees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leadingglobal defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edgeof technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customersin over 100 countries.

Maritime – Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safelydelivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy withits largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We areresponsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of thesestate-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, eachweighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguardclass of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to theRoyal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnoughtis widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineeringchallenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton,Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employingthe best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of somethingimportant; something you can be proud of.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer.We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from allbackgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of thecommunity which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, includingwomen, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use anypersonal information relating to your background at any stage of theapplication process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAESystems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions.These restrictions mean that factorsincluding your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/oryour place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for theorganisation.

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