Quality Intern

Quality Intern - Hull- 12 month Internship

About the Company

Siemens Wind Power and Gamesa have recently merged to create a leader in the renewable energy industry, to provide cleaner, more reliable and more affordable energy to society, and to create lasting value for all stakeholders. With a worldwide installed capacity of 75 GW, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has a presence in more than 90 countries and a team of 27,000 employees worldwide. Its end-to-end value chain presence encompasses onshore and offshores wind turbines design, manufacturing, installation as well as cutting-edge service solutions. The global headquarters and legal domicile of the company is in Zamudio, Spain. The company is listed on the Spanish stock exchange.

We are looking for the decision-makers of tomorrow, the talented undergraduates with the ambition to question beyond a textbook and drive to test themselves in a real world. The role sits within our busy critical to business Quality Department at the Blade Factory Hull. The Blade Factory has supported the energy generation to power more than 234,000 homes since it opened, and during your placement year will help power 400,00 more homes.

The Quality Department is responsible for:

  • Inspection of Blades throughout the steps of production using various technology and equipment
  • Working with various certification bodies to ensure that the Factory is to a required standard
  • Liaising with the customers (Internal and External) ensuring that all the process steps are completed to a high Siemens Gamesa standard.
  • Inspecting non-conforming raw materials and working within the laboratory environment to test resin in various stages of Blade production.
  • Cooperating with various departments within the business in assisting Quality topics – from Engineering to Finance.

About the Role

As a Quality Intern, you will be supporting the Quality Control and Quality Assurance teams in delivering high quality solutions to problems that come up in manufacturing environment on daily basis. The challenges and opportunities are varied in nature and may include assisting quality inspections, audit preparations, achieving certificate in DSC, Quality improvements, data collection, data analysis and other Quality tasks when and if required.

You will be expected to technically understand some manufacturing issues, be part of developing innovative quality or process solutions and then help deploy them, under supervision, to improve some quality processes when required. Occasionally you might be required to work various shifts. You will experience first-hand the challenges faced by today’s Quality Department in manufacturing sector and gain an in-depth insight into Quality and manufacturing operations at a modern high-tech facility.

About You

We are looking for students who are current studying towards a degree and looking to complete a 12-month placement as part of your degree. You will have good analytical skills and strong oral and written communication skills. You will also have the below skills and experience

  • Be a good team player and be able to work independently, be self-motivated and confident
  • Good problem solving and reasoning skills
  • Capable of learning and retaining new skills
  • A practical and hands on aptitude
  • Be flexible when it comes to working hours

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