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Quality Project Support (SAP)

Requisition ID:  60981
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Birmingham (1115)

Coventry, BIR, United Kingdom, B11 2DG

About Meggitt


Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our vision <<Enabling the Extraordinary – to fly, to power, to live>> - keeping the world flying with one of over 73,000 Meggitt-equipped aircraft taking off every second of every day; protecting countless lives with our technology, keeping those who put their lives at risk safer and ensuring that the lights stay on for millions of people worldwide.

With over 160 years of history, innovation’s at the heart of everything we do in our aerospace, defence and selected energy markets Our global approach to lean manufacturing is the driving force on our journey to operational excellence and our goal to provide the best technology, products and service to our Customers.

We’ll help shape your career and provide you with the right learning, development and growth opportunities; we’re working hard to create a High Performance Culture where we live our Values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence.

Enable your extraordinary. Join us and be part of our diverse Meggitt team.

Job Designation

This position has a responsibility for product quality from the supply chain through to the delivered parts at the customer base. The role will support the programme of product conformance is executed and improvements reported and realised

The Quality engineer Executes the quality strategy that is developed by the Quality leadership team within the value stream assigned.

This role supports  internal and external quality processes & to act as a lead interface to:-

Customers, Suppliers, Internal Customers – Value stream leaders

To drive improvements into the business from internal data analysis, customer & supplier inputs.

This role will require an experienced individual capable of understanding, interpreting and communicating customer requirements and ensuring internal value streams & suppliers deliver Right First Time every time.

To develop the whole supply chain from (supplier base to customer) to deliver 100% quality & 100% Delivery, utilising & training modern tools such as Lean, RCCA, FMEA, MSA, SPC, PPAP, FAI.

Job Core Responsibilities

Lead initiatives that improve product & processes throughout the  area of responsibility
Provision of quality guidance to the value stream on matters relating to product assurance and quality
Demonstrates leadership behaviours in line with Meggitt High Performance Culture
Supports the Quality Engineering Manager& Value stream manager in the deployment of short, medium and long term objectives with respect to product assurance and quality.
Drives the deployed leading indicators within the function and value stream and in supports other functions as appropriate.
Leading RCCA events following an 8D methodology

Leading FMEA activities within the assigned value stream
Driving the use of FMEA during the RCCA events to reduce risk of process variation

Qualified to lead audits to the AS9100 standard.
Plan, Execute all audits assigned, internal or supplier based
Proactively assess supplier performance – Auditing is a tool that is an option
support the areas / departments in the closure of all NCR’s raised to the timescales required by the site BMS

Quality Clinics
Drive robust quality clinics within the assigned value stream
Support Quality Clinics and assist in Material Review Board (MRB) dispositions.
Drive the QC maturity assessment
Ownership of actions

Data collection
Collates and analyses Key Performance Indicator (KPI) data.
Using variable and attribute data extracted from the various data sources to, assess, analyse and validate the process under evaluation, to drive repeatability and predictability.
Leads collection of data from various data sources as an input into DLA, CAB (Corrective action board) and Management reviews.
Management of monthly scorecards (Customer / Internal / Supplier), to ensure that the scorecard is reflects the true position

Support the creation, storage and management of site, supplier & customer first article (FAIR) and PPAP documentation.
Manage / conduct activities in support of New Product Introduction (NPI) these include First Article Inspection Reports (FAIR’s) and quality related PAPP elements.


Job Specifications


Responsible for managing collation of data key site metrics, & reporting them to the Quality Engineering Manager & the assigned value stream leader
Responsible for the cross training of other quality engineers, and other staff members of quality tools
Support daily DLA with functional team members and within the assigned value stream.
Present findings of quality investigations in a clear and concise manner
Provides to the external customers an interface that robustly supports customer needs, and acts as the First point of contact on all customer issues
Ensuring All returns are managed to customer expectation
To act as the voice of the customer into the site, also being the face of Meggitt to the customer interface
Provides to the internal customers an interface that robustly supports customer needs
Drives the ‘zero defect’ tool kit across all customer events
Supply Chain
Provides to the external supply base an interface that robustly supports Meggitt & supplier needs
First point of contact on all supplier issues from internal discovery, and from the supply base
Work with suppliers to develop robust process in line with the defined quality engineer tools
Drives the ‘zero defect’ tool kit across all supplier events
Driving a RFT programme across the facility that drives improvement across all processes within the assigned value stream ensuring processes are repeatable and predictable
Liaise with internal function typically Manufacturing & Design engineering, operations to support fully compliant processes to produce product ‘right first time, every time’
Developing a  ‘zero defect’ mind set to the manufacturing processes
Management System
Ensures that the quality engineering function fully support the business management system in:
Working with the value stream as the initial point of contact for all BMS improvements
Support Customer and Regulatory Authority visits and audits.
Drive BMS and product improvements via Corrective Action System
support closure of system issues identified by internal & external audits
Driving customer requirements into the business system
Support the maintenance and improvement of the BMS
Any other tasks considered commensurate with your role by your Manager.

Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business and that building a culture of respect and appreciation will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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