General information

Job Title
Skilled Inspector - Manufacturing Quality
Ref #
Friday, March 17, 2023
United Kingdom
Business area
Position level
J - Technician / Administrator
Working time
Full Time
Contract type
Working pattern
Red 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

To work as part of the McLaren Automotive’s Manufacturing Quality team carrying out inspection activities on vehicles and components within the Body Assembly or Paint processes.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Performing inspection of painted panels and components within the McLaren Automotive’s paint shop.
  • Inputting and maintaining data into company credit / debit system.
  • Work as part of a team on the definition and solution of problems that may be affecting the quality, cost or productivity of the vehicles being produced.
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities as requested.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
  • Previous experience with the inspection of body and, or painted vehicles and components a distinct advantage.
  • Previous experience in a quality/manufacturing/process driven environment ideal.
  • Ability to follow and work to process instructions.
  • Good Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel 
Personal Attributes

  • Ability to work methodically and logically.
  • Must have a valid drive license (Clean).
  • Ability to work well in a team or autonomously as required.
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to liaise effectively with internal and external customers of all levels.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Willing to work shifts plus weekday and weekend overtime.