Job Title
MPA Auditor
Ref #
Date posted
Friday, February 2, 2024
United Kingdom
Business area
Product Quality Standards
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
Red Shift 40 hours

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Purpose of Role

Responsible for performing in-depth inspection of vehicles released from Customer Acceptance Line (CAL) ready for Vehicle Distribution.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Performing an in-depth inspection audit of completed vehicles released from the production line
  • Legislation/Compliance Inspection
  • Paint Inspection
  • Exterior / Interior fit & finish inspection
  • Vehicle Function Check
  • Ensuring detailed instruction around audit scores, other activities and escalations are brought into daily start of shift / shift handover
  • Support daily MPA meeting with MPA Lead Auditor and Manager.
  • Raising Quality Concern Records as required.
  • Supporting the pulling of data from the MPA database for use in daily meetings and daily startups
  • Inspecting vehicle reworks have been completed to a satisfactory standard.
  • Signing off vehicles and releasing them to FOK
  • Signal buyoff of car post detail and wrap (where necessary)
  • Support MSO audits as necessary for final MSO buyoff of ultimate / MSO vehicles and heavy MSO content.
  • Inputting and maintaining data within Power Apps, Excel, and PowerPoint documents for feedback to the business.
  • Supporting benchmarking activities as business needs required.
  • Flexible approach to working and supporting off site if required (Chipping, Dealer visits etc.)
Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Significant level of expertise in an OEM or Tier One automotive environment.
  • Previous experience working within an operational quality role would be a distinct advantage.
  • Expertise of working to processes.
  • Strong working knowledge of Word, Power Point and Excel.
  • Power BI knowledge would be a distinct advantage.
  • Good understanding of Quality and Paint standards.
  • Comfortable with presenting in MPA meetings in place of TL when needed.
Personal Attributes

  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external customers at all levels.
  • Ability to prioritise shifting workloads and multiple programmes
  • Ability to work methodically and logically.
  • Ability to work well in a team or autonomously as required.
  • Flexible when it comes to working hours.