General information

Job Title
Section Auditor - MPA
Ref #
Friday, October 28, 2022
United Kingdom
Business area
Quality Operations
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
Blue Shift 40 hours

Description & Requirements


No restraints. No limitations. We don’t simply push boundaries. We completely rethink them. McLaren Automotive exists to create breath-taking performance road cars.

With innovation at the core of all we do, every challenge starts with the same question. How can we do it better? This restless spirit runs right through McLaren Automotive. And the search for perfection is evident in everything we do.

Purpose of Role

Responsible for performing in-depth inspection of vehicles from each of the quality gateways.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Performing an in-depth inspection audit on a sample of vehicles from each gateway to include:
  • 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 Team Leader 
  • Raising CCAR’s / Quality Notification on all appropriate concerns
  • Supporting the pulling of data from the MPA database for use in daily meetings and daily start-ups.
  • Feedback all concerns found to respective Quality Managers.
  • Inspecting vehicle reworks have been completed to a satisfactory standard. 
  • Inputting and maintaining data within MS Access, Excel and Power point documents for feedback to the business. 
  • Supporting benchmarking activities as business needs require 
  • 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.