Skilled Inspector - Quality Process

Location: Woking, GB

When our founder Bruce McLaren passed away at the age of 32 he left behind a legacy that has shaped who we are today. We have an unrivalled heritage which has its roots in racing; but McLaren Automotive is now creating a story of its own and we want you to be a part of it.
As part of our Track25 business plan we will launch 18 new models or derivatives of our vehicles and look to expand our retailer network into new markets with an aim of having 100 retailers globally.
Track 25 and McLaren Automotive’ s growing reputation is testament to our world class employees. To ensure McLaren Automotive continues to be at the forefront of the Automotive market, we are looking for a Senior Project Engineer to join our team in Woking.
Purpose of the role:
To perform both finished (EOA and FI) and in process Quality Audits (BPA to ensure concerns are identified and ensure that defects are not released to the market.
Principal Accountabilities:

The role of Quality Auditor encompasses the following activities:

  • Performing in process checks relating to harnesses, grommets, wiring looms, pipe clearances and critical torques.
  • Performing paint inspection on panels within paint shop
  • Performing inspection of reworked vehicles to ensure quality remains consistent.
  • Function checking finished vehicles to ensure all systems are functioning.
  • Signing off under body and water tests.
  • Dynamic Testing
  • Presenting the results of these activities to the business units.
  • Inputting and maintaining data into the system database.
  • Performing torque check on critical joints
  • General BIW inspection

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.
  • Be willing to work overtime

For this role we offer a competitive package including private healthcare, access to an executive car scheme, company pension scheme and the chance to work in a truly unique environment.
All employees must ensure compliance with the Company Health and Safety Policy, and all relevant other statutory Health and Safety legislation.