Quality Control Technician

Recruiter
Escape
Location
Livingston
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Nov 2018
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Summary of Role Our client has a permanent vacancy as a QC Technician within their Manufacturing site in Livingston. This role will focus on the efficient and accurate testing, assessment and logging of products and process performance and conditions. The objective is to track this data, as well as providing expertise in order to correct and improve process conditions to achieve a stable and high quality product. This role reports to the QC Team Leader and forms part of the Quality Team on site. Working on a 4 shift basis, operating on average a 42 hour working week (over a 4 week cycle) and working on a 12 hour shift basis (rotating between 18.00 hours and 06.00 hours) this role will have a dotted line into the shift Team Leader. Key responsibilities Carry out prescribed QC tests in a consistent and efficient manner Ensure good quality materials flow through our process Work in accordance with our ISO requirements and internal specifications Make quality related decisions based on laboratory results and escalate where required Utilise our QC database to log and track the status of material Carry out other laboratory work where required, providing customer feedback as required Accurately enter QC based data into our quality databases and analyse results Provide advice on adjustments and corrective actions to the manufacturing team Maintain and improve the safety and housekeeping standards in the laboratory environment Knowledge and experience Essential Good level of communication skills Laboratory / quality control experience Ability to prioritise workload accordingly Ability to make good, data driven decisions Desirable Knowledge of using ERP systems Understand and have working knowledge of Lean systems and 6S Experience in continuous, fast moving production environments Educated to HNC/D level or equivalent in relevant discipline (e.g. Engineering, Chemistry) Experience of Microsoft packages and statistical analysis software such as Minitab

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