Quality Technician

Tech Select Limited
14 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Quality Technician

Sutton in Ashfield

£26000 - £30000pa


To assist the production and quality teams to address the day to day quality issues to meet

customer's expectations, being a bridge between the Quality Engineers and production personnel.


Main Responsibilities Include:

* Quality Alerts: Issue all internal quality alerts, deviations and initiate problem logs in PLEX, and be a back-up for Quality Engineers if needed to generate any for external issues.
* Audits/Sorts: Ensure all sorts get done as per procedure and upload sort results in PLEX. Perform spot audits to ensure parts meet customer requirements, also review off-shifts quality checks to ensure compliance. Complete Layered Process Audits as required. Ensuring shop floor ownership of quality systems remains intact through audits.
* Quality Issues: Participate and follow-up on resolving quality issues at the operations meetings. Assist Quality Engineer when needed to update work instructions and ensure all printed documentation (if needed) is to the latest revision.

* Reports/Administration: Ensure all run charts are maintained by production personnel as required. Support sample runs as required. Ensure all material on hold (Q Cage and warehouse) is dealt with in a timely manner.

* First off/Last off: Ensure all first off parts meet customer requirements Support last off meetings to ensure problems get communicated to tooling personnel and issues fixed.
* Mapvision: Pulling off all of the data for analysis to ensure that we are meeting our service level agreements with our customers.
* Training: Provide training to operators on a bi-annual or as required basis on: Work instructions, quality PLEX checks, boundary samples, quality standards, and proper use of gauges.

* Problem-Solving: Collect parts for problem solving, GRR, PPAP, and PTR lots as required by Quality Engineers. Ensuring that the system for receiving inspection of materials and components is properly followed. Ensuring proper reaction is taken on any out of spec. situations and that all procedures are followed (Production is accountable but QT can assist in resolution). Assisting in identifying quality problems and developing corrective action plans
* Communication/Teamwork: Actively on the floor assisting operators with various issues concerning quality. Maintain the communication flow at all times between production and quality teams.
* Be on call for other shifts if the need arises, including weekends when designated
* Other responsibilities as required, including special projects as they arise.

The ideal candidate:

* Previous experience in the operation of a Coordination Measuring Machine (C.M.M.) and Mapvision would be advantageous
* Highly motivated with an ability to work independently or as part of a cross functional team.
* Strong communication and interpersonal skills, and strong command of the English language.
* Working knowledge of automotive industry principles and quality systems.
* Understanding of gauging concepts.
* Ability to collate and analyse data, and make effective decisions.
* Excellent record keeping skills.
* PC Literate (Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Minitab)

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