Quality Technician

Recruiter
Solutions Recruitment
Location
Durham
Posted
15 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Solutions Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for a World Renowned Global Automotive Supplier based in County Durham. The vacancy we are recruiting for is a Quality Technician to work on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for the Quality Assurance of the customer’s product.

Qualifications

  • Candidates will be educated to a minimum ONC level and have successfully completed a recognised apprenticeship in Quality or an Engineering related discipline and willing to progress onto HNC.
  • Must have automotive experience
  • Ideally the candidate will also possess IQA / CQI Quality qualifications

Knowledge / Experience

  • A good working knowledge of metal forming and fabrication processes
  • Previous experience ideally in quality function of a fast moving manufacturing environment
  • Good working knowledge of quality basic core tools and techniques
  • The ability to cope with the pressures of a demanding manufacturing environment
  • Experienced utilising quality tools such as GD&T, PPAP, FMEA, SPC, 8D Problem Solving, 7 Basic Core Tools
  • Must have a confident approach to effectively deal with a variety of people within the business structure
  • Good interpersonal and organization skills, ability to pay close attention to detail
  • To have self-motivation, confident and proactive attitude

Responsibilities

  • Conduct regular product and process audits and feedback and feedback information as required taking appropriate actions
  • Ensure that all Shift Operators adhere to the quality elements of the Standard Operating Procedures
  • Identify any product or process non-conformity and potential improvement ideas.
  • Ensure effective communication of Quality data to the manufacturing teams and to facilitate actions to improve.
  • Assist in the resolution of Customer & Internal concerns with the Quality Engineers.
  • Provide support to Plant Quality Engineers to enable Plant KPI’s to be achieved.
  • Support team based problem-solving activities using structured techniques.
  • The jobholder may be required to visit customer/supplier locations under the direction of the Quality Engineer in order to resolve concerns.
  • To be a capable user of core basic quality tools & techniques and their application, typically: Ishikawa, Histograms, Pareto Charts, Scatter Diagrams, etc
  • Set standards / supply correct documentation / train personnel regarding any concern containment actions
  • Assist with testing of product in laboratory.

Package

  • The position comes with an attractive salary for a 39 hour week consisting of a rotating 3 shift pattern.