Supplier Quality Support


Key information

Support functions
Kestrel house, lakeside, llantarnam np44 3hq cwmbran, Wales, UK
Regular Full time, Full-time

Job description

Safran is an international High-technology group, operating in the aviation (Propulsion, equipment and interiors), defence and space markets.
Safran Seats is the world leader in the commercial aircraft seats segment.

We design, certify and assemble a complete range of products from crew seats through to business and first class modules. Today over one million Safran seats are in service in fleets all over the world, the continuous improvement of seat comfort and ergonomics is at the heart of our product design strategy.

We are looking for someone to join our Supplier Quality Support team, part of our wider Quality team at our South Wales site in Cwmbran, in close proximity to both Cardiff and Bristol.

The Supplier Quality Support will provide administrative and technical support in the processing of any non-conforming materials discovered through our daily manufacturing operations.

The successful candidate will be able to read and understand technical engineering drawings and the associated quality requirements.

You will attend factory material review meetings and agree to proposed dispositions of products which are defective. You will be responsible for ensuring that suppliers adhere to relevant aerospace manufacturing requirements, submit Supplier Corrective Action Notifications (SCAN), when products are determined to be deficient to requirements, and maintain the SCAN register by continuing to work with the supplier until resolution is obtained. You will work closely with the Supplier Quality Engineer and key stakeholders in the efficient running of our main production lines.

You will hold a certificate in an Electrical or Mechanical discipline and keen to problem solve, familiar with 8D report writing and competence in associated Microsoft packages.

Specificity of the job

Travel to supplier site in the UK and worldwide may be required

Company information

Safran Seats

Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 92,000 employees and sales of 21 billion euros in 2018. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes Research & Development programs to meet fast-changing market requirements, with total R&D expenditures of around 1.5 billion euros in 2018.

Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.

Safran Seats is a world leader in aircraft passenger and crew seats. One million seats made by the company are now in service worldwide.

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