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Quality project lead graduate

Date: Dec 31, 2021

Location: Papendrecht, NL

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers

About Us

GKN Aerospace is the world's leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 51 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world”s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.

About the opportunity

Are you looking for a great gradudation/thesis project withing Quality? We have an opportunity to offer


As result of changes within our organisation,  all the sites must operate as single sites,  fot this reason it is necessary to reduce the Production Organisations Approvals to Papendrecht site only.
This has resulted in a significant change request for our POA accreditation by the CAA-NL. Fase 1 is finished, and for phase 2 we are looking for you! this phase will take 6 to 9 months 


Your Responsibilities

You are responsible is to reduce the FAE/POA to the Papendrecht location. 
In this phase, a lot of coordination will have to take place with the various stakeholders. Correct work-agreements must be made and making procedures for the various processes. The result must be that the Papendrecht site have the POA Accreditation and the sites Hoogeveen and Chihuahua act as a supplier. This phase ends up with an new approval of the CAA-NL. 

What do you need to be successful in this project?

  • You study at Msc level
  • You are experienced with project management & Quality regulations
  • You are an excellent communicator who is able to stay connected with different stakeholders on various levels
  • You are able to work independent
  • You are familiar with writing procedures
  • You live near our site in Papendrecht
  • You you have knowledge of the Dutch and English language both written and verbal



Are you enthousiastic about this project? Please apply via the apply now button with your resume and motivation.


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.

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