GKN Aerospace Driveline Template in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Driveline Template

GKN Employees Only

Country: United Kingdom

Work Location: Birmingham

State: Not Specified

Advertising End Date: Not Specified

Job Type: Regular

About The Opportunity

Inductor Support

Key Responsibilities

  • Comply with the Company’s total quality philosophy by:

  • Working in a safe manner

  • Seeking opportunities for continuous improvement

  • Identifying ways of eliminated waste

  • Communicating in an effective manner at all times

  • Striving to exceed the internal and external customers’ expectations

  • Support a safe working environment, considering company procedures and current legislation

  • Produce new Inductors, inspect, clean, service and repair existing inductors.

  • Support the Launch of new products on time ensuring the highest quality

  • Where required provide support to other factory units or projects as directed by Toolroom/ Inductor shop manager, Team Leader and/or Production leaders

  • Support to Inductor Leader in day to day Inductor planning and operation of Inductor Department

  • Build induction heating coils for the induction hardening of components made at BIR

  • Service, inspect, repair and maintain existing induction coils used on the production areas in both side shaft and propshaft component manufacture.

  • Create and issue Inductor drawings for new Product Inductors.

  • Interface with Factory Supervision to ensure necessary inductors are available when required

  • In conjunction with Inductor Leader identify improvements and aid/lead in execution of resolution.

  • Proactively seek quality improvements

  • Identify and execute tooling cost improvements.

  • Ensure that a safe working environment exists within Inductor Shop and Toolroom

  • Support set-up reduction programs (SMED) where required

  • Support concern investigations when carried out.

  • Ensure system & documentation is maintained to ensure FPPO & parts traceability

  • Maintain the stock control system

  • Maintenance of internal systems

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Driveline is the market leader in the development and delivery of contemporary and electrified driveline systems and solutions. With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s automotive manufacturers.

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.