GKN Aerospace Semi Skilled Operator in Bristol, United Kingdom

Semi Skilled Operator

GKN Employees Only

Country: United Kingdom

Work Location: Bristol

State: Not Specified

Advertising End Date: Not Specified

Job Type: Temporary

About The Opportunity

This role is a secondment opportunity and is based at Filton, Bristol

To operate as a multi-skilled, flexible worker to ensure maximum effectiveness andefficiency. To have a wide knowledge of the use of hand tools and machine tools as usedin the aircraft industry including :

Deburring of structures

  • Paint touch up and cleaning requiring

Part making:

  • Treatment touch-up in localised areas on Aluminium

  • Sealant application

  • Pressure testing

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure parts are produced on a ‘right first time’ basis

  • Ensure that any calibrated equipment used is within date

  • Responsible for the timely clearance of work phases using the SAP system

  • Responsible for highlighting any non-conformance to the Process Team Leader

  • Adhering to the requirements of the GKNAF Quality Procedures

  • Accountable for Health & Safety requirements under Section 7 of the HASAWA 1974

  • To hold first party inspection approval (M04 status is subject to obtaining A stamp

  • approval)

  • Responsible for general housekeeping within the area

  • Compliance with all risk assessments and company Environment, Health & Safety procedures relevant to all work activities

  • Reporting of all incidents, accidents and near misses as per the company’s procedure and implementation of identified corrective actions

  • Maintain good standards of housekeeping in designated work area(s)Champion ‘Export Control’ compliance activities, ensuring you and where applicable, members of your team, adhere to the site ‘Technical Control Plan (TCP)’, guaranteeing compliance with Export Control Regulations, controls, training and systems

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

Basic engineering knowledge/experience in aircraft detail manufacture and ideally haveprevious manufacturing experience in a factory environment.

  • Ability to work to standard operating procedures

  • Must be able to work as part of a team with Process Team Leaders

  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles and techniques to support GKNAcontinuous improvement initiatives

  • Self-motivated team player with good communication skills

  • Export Control understanding and regulatory requirements

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring

new ideas and creativity to GKN. We encourage applications from people of

different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark

originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

About Us

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.

We treat all our employees fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or prospective employee on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, disability, religion, colour, race or national or ethnic origin.

Diversity and Inclusion

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.