Senior QC (Quality Control) Inspector (Radiography)
Would you like to play a key role in a team of multi discipline Radiography and NDE Inspectors, assuring the weld quality on Astute and Dreadnought Class Submarines? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior QC Inspector at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.
As a Senior QC Inspector, you will be fitting into a wider quality function, covering multi disciplines from Inspection to Governance, using different tools and techniques that are currently used within the department.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work in a challenging and rewarding role, with varied tasks that can be complex, ultimately playing a part in the build of our submarines. Please note this is a night shift role with a pattern of 7 (12 hour shifts) on and 7 off.
Your main responsibilities as a Senior QC Inspector will involve:
To carry out routine work with limited supervision and complex tasks under direct supervision in their related area
To be able to access, have a clear understanding of and apply the Quality and Management Systems documentation e.g. Process Instructions, Workmanship Standards and Risk Assessments etc, applicable to your particular work scope and to obey all Hs & E rules and control measures.
Liaise/Interface with appropriate areas both internally and externally to ensure work schedule and results are communicated to the appropriate areas
Understanding and interpretation of Radiography Techniques, highlighting any non-conformances for inspections undertaken and report via SAP and the relevant Data Bases
Add value to QA Standard Documentation & Processes by being part of the review team
Report results of Inspections using agreed process
Use of Company Computer Systems Software as appropriate
Your skills and qualifications:
PCN Level 2 Radiographic Inspection
PCN 2 Basic Radiation Safety
Ability to operate Radiographic Equipment and translate data
Understanding of Ionising Regs 2017
Sound computer skills Microsoft Office suite
Good knowledge of IRR 2017
Knowledge of the Submarine build and Welding practices
What we're looking for in you:
You will be a level-headed individual who can accept and embrace change, be proactive, dynamic and always looking for a credible and feasible solution to problems.
Furthermore, you will have a willingness to challenge and be diplomatic with both internal and external customers through your excellent communication skills.
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.
BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
Maritime - Submarines
Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.
The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels. In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.
Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s. Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.
We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace - where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential - is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it's good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.
We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.
Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.
Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.
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