Buy off Inspector, Quality Operations

Location: Woking, GB

Purpose of the Role:

To perform both finished and in process Quality Audits to ensure concerns are identified and ensure that defects are not released to the market.


Principal Accountabilities: 

The role of Buy Off Inspector encompasses the following activities: 

  • Performing Final in line inspection of vehicles through the Quality Gateways.
  • Performing inspection of reworked vehicles to ensure quality remains consistent and downscoring of previously flagged defects.
  • Function checking finished vehicles to ensure all systems are functioning.
  • Presenting the results of these activities to the business units.
  • Inputting and maintaining data into the Quality Operations database.


Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Significant level of expertise in an OEM or Tier One automotive environment.
  • Expertise of working to processes
  • Strong working knowledge of Word and Excel
  • Good understanding of Quality and Paint standards


Personal Attributes: 

  • Must have a valid driving licence
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external customers at all levels.
  • Ability to work methodically and logically
  • Ability to work well in a team or autonomously as required.


 We recognise that we can only achieve our vision with the dedication and collaboration of our world class employees.  It is our aim to become the employer of choice within the global automotive industry.

At McLaren Automotive we are constantly looking to improve. To become the employer of choice we are always looking to develop our employee offerings. We currently offer a range of benefits to employees at all levels of the business including Private Healthcare, Contributory Pension Scheme, Life Assurance and Personal Lease Car Scheme. We also offer a range of discounts with our partner organisations.