Horstman GroupHorstman Group
Horstman Defence Systems Limited, Bath, UK

QUALITY INSPECTOR

Carry out Central & Goods Inwards Inspection activities. This will include, but is not limited to, product and process audits, supporting ongoing continuous improvement activities throughout the business, development of a team culture within the inspection functions, and across the business.  

 

The post requires a working knowledge of best practice metrology processes.

Duties & Responsibilities

 

  • Carry out inspection of First-off items and supplied goods using a combination of manual gauging, CMM and surface testing equipment.
  • Carry out in-process inspection audits and provide constructive feedback to machine shop and assembly staff.
  • Monitor the use and condition of in-process and central inspection gauging.  Ensuring that gauging is returned for calibration in-line with the calibration schedule.
  • Liaise with the Manufacturing Engineering team during process development to ensure that inspection requirements/methods are captured at the earliest possible stage of process definiTION
  • Utilise MSA and SPC as the basis for driving on-going process improvements.
  • Undertake training on inspection processes and equipment where necessary.
  • Support Engineering with new product and new process introductions.
  • Support the implementation and subsequently maintain systems and procedures to ensure continuing compliance with the AS: EN 9100, ISO 9001 Quality Management system and PED directive requirement and any project specific Quality requirements.
  • Deliver annual objectives set by functional manager.
  • Undertake other additional duties that may be required from time to time as determined by the company.
  • Support the review of Final and stage drawings prior to release into production.
  • Review areas of concern for continuous improvement activities.
  • Ensure all documentation is accurately maintained and archived to aid product traceability.

 

Knowledge & Ability Required

The post holder is required to have / be:

  • A strong team player.
  • knowledge of ISO9001:2008 (AS9100:2009 experience preferred).
  • Extensive knowledge of metrology processes.
  • knowledge and experience of CMM systems (VDMIS, Camio).
  • Knowledge and experience and ability to read and understand Engineering drawings (including geometric tolerancing).
  • A team player with the ability to work on own initiative, and able to influence others by demonstrating a positive “can do” attitude.  
  • Ability to work at pace in a multi-project environment
  • Computer literate with an understanding of MS Excel, MS Word and MS Project.
  • Good communicator at all levels.
  • Able to obtain a UK SC clearance

 

 

The post holder will desirably have, or will be able to develop

  • Experience in the use of industrial MRP, MRP-II or ERP tools; ideally Syteline

 

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+44 1225 423111