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QA Technician / Engineer

Quality Gloucester, Gloucestershire , England , United Kingdom Permanent Full-time

Job Description

In order to develop and expand the capabilities of Safran Engineering Services in the UK, we are looking for a QA Technician / Engineer to support our QA activities (FAIR / DVI-PPAP, audits and REACh).

You will be responsible to compile data in order to raise FAIR / DVI-PPAP, to perform flash audits and to maintain REACh database up-to-date based on BOM content.

Key Activities
FAIR / DVI-PPAP activities:
o Understand, create FAIR / DVI-PPAP reports (and potentially validate FAIR / DVI-PPAP reports after following the qualification process)
o Ballooning of drawings
o Extract drawing characteristic to populate the FAIR / DVI-PPAP reports
o Retrieve records from Data Manager (CofC's, LB, TC, …)
o Access FAIR database to ensure that previous FAIRs / sub-assemblies FAIRs are referenced
o Liaise with SEP Teams (Engineering, NPI, Manufacturing, …)
o Ensure the good communication between the customer stakeholders and the Safran Engineering Services teams

Flash Audits activities:
o Perform flash audits (QRQC assessment, 6S audit, FOD audit, EtQ verification, …)
o Record the evidences and data in the system
o Liaise with SEP Teams (Engineering, NPI, Manufacturing, …)
o Ensure the good communication between the customer stakeholders and the Safran Engineering Services teams

REACh activities:
o Update the REACh Alarm database based on the REACh authorities's websites
o Extract BoM from the system and import them in the REACh database
o Fix bug potentially
o Ensure the good communication between the customer stakeholders and the Safran Engineering Services teams.

Complementary Description

Safran Engineering Services, a division of Safran Electrical and Power, benefits from over 25 years of experience, providing excellence in engineering services to its customers in various markets (aerospace, automotive, rail, and ground transportation industries).

Safran Engineering Services is committed to high performance and very good employee benefits packages such as Flexible Working, Individual Pension Plan options, 8% Employer Pension, Safran Share option schemes & Attractive Career Development Plans to suit individual perspectives.

Job Requirements

HND level or relevant related experience.
Previous experience in a similar quality related role.

Essential skills:
- Understand AS9102 FAIR requirements
- Ability to read and understand technical drawings / specification
- Ability to compare specifications and CofC's (certificates)
- Knowledge in AS9100 requirements, QRQC, 6S and REACh regulations / material
- Knowledge in Access database would be beneficial
- Knowledge of measuring equipment would be beneficial
- Team spirit / Ability to work effectively within an integrated project team
- Ability or willingness to create credibility with internal and external customers
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Excellent knowledge of MS Office Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Acrobat Professional
- Excellent problem solving skills
- Experience within the Aerospace industry
- This role requires the jobholder to work flexibly by supporting other areas of the business as and when required

Specificity of the job

Some UK & International travel may be required

Locate your future workplace

Cheltenham Road East GL2 9QH

Gloucester, Gloucestershire

England United Kingdom

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap.

Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector.

Safran Engineering Services offers high-technology engineering services in the fields of aerospace, energy and ground transportation. Building on 30 years' experience, the company relies on 3,000 engineers dotted across nine countries worldwide.

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