SVO Quality Inspector

Rate: £12.83 per hour

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Contract

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 27404-jh

Expiration date: 14 July 2017


Job Purpose: The Quality Inspector will conduct 100% final quality inspection and associated activities on Aston Martin Special vehicles primarily upon completion of Body manufacture and primer at suppliers as well as finished vehicles to ensure Cars sold meet or exceed Aston Martin Quality Standards. Inspection will include all vehicle attributes, fit, finish, function and paint, including repair confirmation.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Conduct 100% inspection in line with Aston Martin Quality Procedures;
  • Cosmetic and Functional buy-off to quality standards, primarily completed body, & body after primer and exterior carbon parts
  • Confirmation of vehicle build to customer option and territory specific requirements
  • Ensure all manufacturing processes completed and signed off
  • Basic key static functional aspects for primary driver functions
  • Conduct all associated processes with regard to final vehicle buy-off and pass-to-sales;
  • Inspect all issues found from CAL & paint to ensure rectification activities have resolved original concern and not created new defects
  • Perform Cirrus final buy-off to confirm electrical configuration and SW downloads
  • Operate Goldcrest Pass-to-Sales
  • Divert vehicles back to manufacturing if they fail to achieve quality standards
  • Control vehicle movement and management within inspection areas
  • Liaise with third party logistics carrier for handover of finished vehicles from Gaydon
  • Support the rest of the Quality inspection team as required to ensure quality standards are maintained at all times in a flexible manner to support production volumes

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Ideally the applicant will have experience in the motor vehicle industry.
  • During this time the applicant should have gained experience of conducting vehicle audits.
  • Previous experience of body and paint inspection preferred
  • Clean and current driving license will be required.
  • Knowledge of Aston Martin build standards and quality requirements – Paint / Panel Fit and Interior/Exterior Trim.
  • Knowledge and experience of vehicle repair and re-work an advantage.