Share this Job

Manufacturing Engineer - Quality

Date: Jan 9, 2023

Location: Papendrecht, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

Responsibilities

As our quality engineer manufacturing engineering you support operational and development Programs to enable and deliver zero defect projects utilizing superior engineering and problem solving skills. You will be accountable for delivering robust, capable manufacturing processes as it applies to materials, tooling, part fabrication and assembly.

  • Exemplifying a safety-first mind-set and ensuring compliance with the GKN Aerospace Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standards.
  • Creation, maintenance and continuous improvement of Program Quality Plans
  • Responsible for technical support of manufacturing development and integration for production.  Resolve issues pertaining to vendor schedule and/or quality.
  • Lead root cause analysis, preventative and corrective action to reduce/eliminate non-conformances utilizing the GKN standard Zero Defect Manufacturing (ZDM) tool suite.
  • Perform supplier audits & assessments.
  • Accountable for product development, customer quality requirements management and first article development.
  • Delivers measurable, metrics driven results in line with Operational & Program goals.
  • Maintain positive, team relationships with internal and external customers, as well as co-workers
  • Continuously improve production processes by implementing Lean initiatives.

Requirements

  • Technical expertise in Manufacturing Engineering, with a professional qualification / background (university degree) in engineering (Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Quality Engineering.
  • Experience of managing New Product / Process introduction (industrialisation) & existing production process improvements
  • Ability to influence people, build trust and establish effective working relationships within a global organisation
  • Working knowledge of LEAN processes and practices
  • Working knowledge of quality system models such as ISO9000, AS9100, or D1-9000
  • Fluent in English language, both written and spoken

How to apply?

Are you interested in this position? Please click the Apply Now button or send your resume and cover letter to our Corporate Recruiter Lucien Hermes via Lucien.hermes@fokker.com

Diversity Inclusion and Belonging (DIB)

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

5 Principles

#LI-REMOTE