Quality Technician

Recruiter
Solutions Recruitment
Location
Blaydon-on-Tyne
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Key Duties and Responsibilities ·Ensure compliance with all aspects of quality control by interfacing with internal and external customers to ensure quality requirements are understood and achieved. ·CMM inspection and programming. ·Support the creation of Inspection Control Plans (ICPs) and the sample submission process. ·Support the first off / last off process and AQL inspection process to ensure all metrology and quality requirements are recorded and reviewed for compliance. ·Conduct final measurement and inspection to ensure all components meet customer specification. ·Undertake cause and effect analysis, identify corrective and preventative actions and report results. ·Conduct quality audits and report the findings to improve the quality culture. ·Support the development and implementation of improvements to the quality management system in accordance with industry best practice. ·Provide training to improve quality, process and systems knowledge and safe working practices. ·Conduct goods in inspection to ensure all products provided by external suppliers adhere to quality standards. ·Liaise with the supply chain function relative to the use of raw materials and respond to issues found. Raising non-conformances and producing 8D reports. ·Support the development, implementation and improvement of appropriate quality management systems, quality procedures, operator methods and quality documentation. ·Support the introduction of new products to the site. ·Sign of measurement and inspection reports. ·Reporting and closing non-conformances. Individual: Diploma in Quality Assurance (or similar) - Desirable. Educated to A level standard - Desirable. Minimum of five year’s experience working in a Quality role (Senior Inspector / Technician grade or higher) - Essential. Working to ISO9001 and/or similar standards - Essential. Able to read, understand and deploy the clauses contained within various quality standards - Essential. Understanding of statistical process control - Essential. A thorough knowledge of measuring techniques (vernier, micrometer, DTI, Co-ordinate Measurement Machine) - Essential. Use of Quality tools (Pareto, SPC, 5 Why’s, Fishbone) - Desirable. Able to create procedures, work instructions and standard operating procedures - Desirable. A thorough understanding of problem-solving methods such as 8D, Root-cause Analysis and the associated statistical tools used to analyse problems - Desirable. Auditing quality systems - Desirable. Working in a manufacturing / engineering environment - Desirable