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Quality Technician

Quality Technician

Job Title: Quality Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lincolnshire
Salary: £26000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JW4231
Contact Name: Jonathan Webb
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2018 16:44

Job Description

Quality Technician

Location: Gainsborough - Commutable from Sheffield, Nottingham, Lincoln.

The Quality Technician will assist in developing a total quality approach throughout the organisation with the emphasis on customer focus, working within the management systems. This will include communicating system shortfalls to the appropriate business groups and to offer advice and guidance on possible solutions.

Key Responsibilities:
•Carry out measurement verification of products using the CMM technology and/or using traditional measuring equipment as required
•Liaise with internal and external customers and suppliers on quality concerns by facilitating and supporting during preventive and corrective actions to ensure likelihood of reoccurring is minimised
•Assist production personnel in investigating and resolving non-conformances using problem solving methodologies such as 5Why and fishbone diagrams
•Carry out product and process audits/ shop floor inspections
•Carry out machine and process capability studies
•Carry out Measurement System Analysis (MSA) studies as required
•Co-ordinate calibration of measuring and verification equipment
•Carry out necessary documentation to ensure quality records and documentation is up to date

As our employee you will ensure that all environmental, health and safety requirements are met.  

These include: 

•Comply with Health & Safety policy and standards
•Take personal accountability for your own safety at work
•Take reasonable care for your colleagues’ health and safety
•Identify and report hazards, incidents and accidents
•Keep work areas clean and tidy 

Use all equipment in a safe manner, observing the duty not to misuse or interfere with anything provided in the interests of health and safety.

You must also ensure all customer requirements for this job role are met.

Person Specification:

Education and Qualifications:
•Good general education with appropriate qualification or work experience within the engineering sector
•Computer literate (Excel/Word) 
•Internal Auditor or Auditing experience
•Engineering drawing interpretation

Previous Experience:
•Experience in a quality role
•Experience of quality systems and data analysis ISO 9001 and IATF16949
•Working with quality tools and techniques (APQP, FMEA, PPAP, Problem solving techniques, etc)
•Experience of using Co-ordinate Measuring Machine (Faro)
•Experience of manufacturing environment
•Data analysis and report writing 

Personal Qualities:
•Ability to liaise and communicate at all levels
•Effective team player
•Responsive nature, flexible and open minded
•Analytical approach to problem investigation
•Enthusiastic, self-reliant, conscientious and reliable