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Part 145 Administrator - Newport

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Quality Cwmbran , Wales , United Kingdom Permanent Full-time
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Job Description

SAFRAN SEATS IS A WORLD LEADER IN AIRCRAFT SEATING.
For more than 80 years, Safran Seats has been a premium manufacturer of First and Business Class seating systems for passenger airlines.
With the largest seats portfolio of all seats suppliers, we pride ourselves on innovation, customization, quality and industrial design.
Safran Seats GB, based in Cwmbran, South Wales is a 100% owned subsidiary of Safran Seats and we currently have 800+ employees (across 3 sites in the UK- Cwmbran, Newport and Brackley).
Seats GB offers:

• Unique and High-end Quality products
• Market leader in Bespoke aircraft seating
• Passenger Experience Expertise
• In-house design studio and group Synergies
• Dedicated production line and Industrialisation facilities
• Bespoke capabilities
• Co-creation abilities

Do you want to join our team?
Our employees are at the heart of our success; we offer a range of competitive benefits, career progression and training opportunities helping to ensure we build the future.
Company Benefits
At Safran Seats GB, we continue to support our employees and their contribution by providing a range of benefits.
• 25 days holiday + UK Bank Holidays
• Working Hours (unless specified) are 40 hours per week; Mon-Thurs (7:30am-:4:30pm), Friday (7:30am-1:30pm)
• ‘On Board Benefits' Programme, providing a number of schemes such as cycle to work, technology savings, retail discounts and access to private healthcare
• Fulfilling your potential with Career Progressions opportunities such as company sponsorship and further training courses
• Family friendly policies including maternity, paternity, adoptive parents, shared parental leave, parental leave and flexible working
• Equality & Diversity initiatives with internal groups for workplace engagement and involvement
• STEM engagement with schools, colleges and universities and Charitable activities for all
• Free parking onsite
• With a focus on employee health and wellbeing, we have a large, bicycle storage and shower/changing facilities.


Quality Technician Part 145
The Part 145 Quality Technician will be an active member of the Part 145 team and key to maintaining our Approvals.
They will analyse customer returns and final inspect/certify the finished repairs to the relevant Technical Publications.
There may be requirements for travel within both the UK and the rest of the World.
Certified Signatory for appropriate Airworthiness Certificates.
Ensure and advise adherence to Airworthiness Authority regulations.

Complementary Description

13. Manage supplier and customer orderbooks
14. Raise scrap certificates
15. Enter supplier quotation detail into BaaN and prepare the strip report for the customer
16. Price up internal repair jobs
17. Send quotations to customers and process customer approvals
18. Update the customers regularly with the status of their current open orders
19. Liaise across all departments to ensure delivery dates are met
20. Respond to technical questions from the customers and suppliers
21. Offer rotable units to customers to reduce turnaround time
22. Ensure production orders are loaded in a timely manner so demand is loaded into BaaN
23. Manage shortages to ensure we meet our lead times
24. Process POD's into BaaN
25. Manage A.O.G's
26. Generate the sales order book
27. To cross train where appropriate for full flexibility
28. Actively participate and contribute to continuous improvement
29. Willingness to participate in improvement activity across the business
30. Must be prepared to undertake activities required out of the factory and when necessary outside the normal working hours
31. Must embrace change and be willing to adopt new skills to support all areas of the business
32. To be flexible in a team oriented environment
33. Support and engage in company initiatives including Continuous Improvement, KPI collection, Process Improvements, etc.
34. Undertake any training of themselves and support training of others as deemed required by management.
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Job Requirements

29. Willingness to participate in improvement activity across the business
30. Must be prepared to undertake activities required out of the factory and when necessary outside the normal working hours
31. Must embrace change and be willing to adopt new skills to support all areas of the business
32. To be flexible in a team oriented environment
33. Support and engage in company initiatives including Continuous Improvement, KPI collection, Process Improvements, etc.
34. Undertake any training of themselves and support training of others as deemed required by management.
35. Undertake other reasonable duties, which are consistent and commensurate with the skills, knowledge, experience and training.

Part 145 Knowledge/Experience
Aviation Seat Knowledge/Experience
Operations/Seat Build Experience
Part 21 Knowledge/Experience
Technical Publications Experience.
White Belt Lean Six Sigma
Engineering Apprenticeship

Specificity of the job

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