Quality Technician

Job Title: Quality Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Abingdon
Salary: £25000 per annum, Benefits: Training, Company Pension, Over Time and Training
Start Date: 2018-02-12
Reference: 19593
Contact Name: Zubair Muhammad
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 25, 2018 15:30

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Technician on behalf of a well-established Precision Engineering company in Abingdon Area.

Inspection, including 1st off, Patrol and Final.
Manufacturing liaison and reporting shortfalls to Manufacturing supervision.
Training of Operators in all aspects of inspection techniques and equipment.
Including the preparation of inspection equipment work instruction.
Assisting in effective management of the entire measurement and test equipment calibration system.
Setting of adjustable M&TE for use by Manufacturing Operators.
Hardness testing (both Brinell and Rockwell) and reporting for specific Customers as required.
Recommending and pursuing (when sanctioned) improvements to both Inspection and Quality techniques and equipment.
Translation of Customer quality requirements into detailed Manufacturing Instructions.
Compiling routine final inspection trend analysis and reports.
Compilation of Inspection report blanks.
Raising and following-up QA NCRs.
Compilation and submission of various Customer documentation packs
System and process audits up to completion as scheduled.
Supplier audits including reporting and recommendations.
Supplier liaison on specific quality issues.
Other related duties as determined by the Quality Manager.
Key Performance Indicators
In addition to the annually defined Departmental KPIs
Minimal M&TE out of calibration.
No parts waiting final inspection for longer than 24 hours.
Final inspection analysis available by the 2nd Tuesday of each month.
Completion of audits as schedule

A minimum of three years recent experience in a quality related function.
PC literate with competence in Microsoft Office.
Ability to train employees in quality related subjects.
Sound knowledge of inspection techniques, including:
The ability to interpret mechanical engineering drawings and determine appropriate measuring techniques.
The ability to produce credible inspection and associated reports.

ISO 9000 Auditor qualification.
Sound knowledge of programming CNC CMMs, supported by a certificate of competence in CMM programming issued by the CMM manufacturer or agent.
Mechanical Engineering Apprenticeship.

To apply please forward your CV to Zubair and call on 01442 898 900