Quality Technician

Ref No. BHN515854
Location Shoreham-By-Sea, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open

Introduction

Our client, one of the UK's leading supplier of products to the Automotive/Motorsport industry, are currently looking for a Quality Technician to join them on a permanent basis out of sirte in Shoreham.

Important

Strong Computer Skills

The Job

Job Purpose

To support the senior quality engineer in the assurance and improvement of the business processes.
 

Job Description

  • Working a day shift pattern (circa 08:00-16:00, Mon-Fri, 37.5 hrs per week), the successful applicant will provide quality assurance support to the engine assembly and end-of-line teams in escalating and resolving quality issues as they occur, as well as co-ordinating containment activities in the event of escapes of poor quality to the customer.
  • The quality technician must be able to communicate well with people at all levels; they will be working closely with the other business functions, and will be required to present KPI reports to the customer from time to time.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to participate in and occasionally lead the team in root cause analysis activities; some previous experience in using problem solving tools would be an advantage, but is not essential as full training will be given.
  • Some administration duties are also required.
  • This is an ideal opportunity for someone wanting to make the first step into quality assurance and process improvement.


Essential Skills / Attributes

  • Fluent in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Good listener / communicator.
  • Team player, and able to work under own initiative.
  • Methodical; a logical thinker.
  • Persuasive.
  • Quick learner.



Desirable Skills / Attributes

  • Knowledge of relevant quality standards such as ISO 9001.
  • Experience of using problem solving tools (Ishikawa, 5-Why).
  • Auditing experience.

Lee Reid
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