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9327 - Quality Technician

  • Salary: Up to £22000 per annum + benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Ashford, Kent
  • Sector: Mechanical Engineering
  • Date posted: 22/10/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH91013

QUALITY TECHNICIAN

PERMANENT

ASHFORD

UP TO £22K + BENEFITS

ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE BRITISH CITIZENS OR AT LEAST 3 YEARS UK RESIDENCY

Full benefits package includes - Contributory pension scheme, share incentive plan, private medical insurance, private dental insurance, childcare vouchers, holiday vouchers, other leisure discounts etc

Why Recruiting?

Currently seeking to recruit a Quality Technician who would be responsible for contributing to process and product improvement, and the ongoing improvement of Quality Management Systems. Supporting production activities for existing products to ensure the business complies with the relevant requirements of the quality management system. Help with the introduction of new products to production. Complete acceptance testing with customers and provide direct support for quality concerns, customer complaints and general inquiries. Drive Internal and external quality issues, visit customers and suppliers when required both in the UK and oversees.

The Job

You will be responsible for conducting quality control inspections on products, materials, and components on all types of standard and special products, to ensure alignment with product requirements and quality standards.

Along with maintaining documentation records and data on tests performed and recommending quality assurance solutions to complex problems and implementing corrective actions.

You will also be conducting audits in line with the quality management systems requirements and the company procedures. Some overseas travel will be necessary.

Required Skills

You will need an understanding of ISO9001, the ability to understand engineering drawings and experience of manual measuring (Calliper's, Micrometres etc.)

You must be computer literate with proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications. Have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels. Minimum qualification to ONC (or equivalent).

Experience of dealing with suppliers regarding non-conformances and experience of dealing with non-conformances arising from production.

You will need to know how to conduct audits on products, creating reports and determining corrective actions, have a logical mind and be hands-on with problem solving skills and good attention to detail

To Apply

If you're ready to apply, fantastic! Click "apply" and if your CV is shortlisted I will call for an initial chat/screening in confidence within the next week.

If you need any further information drop me (Niki) an email at

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