Quality Technician - Manufacturing

We are currently working with a leading specialist manufacturer based in rural Maidstone.

Due to growth, they are currently seeking an experienced Quality Technician to join their team on a full time, permanent basis.

This is a hands-on role within an existing team that would suit a candidate with some relevant experience and who wants to develop their career.

Training will be made available in CMM, XRF analysis, hardness & tensile testing and ISO9001

Responsibilities will include:

Final inspection of sheet metal & machined components to drawings manufactured in their engineering plant
Inspection of incoming raw materials and sub-contract operations
In-process inspection of parts
Maintain all quality records
Assisting the Quality Engineer with non-conforming investigations
Meeting production deadlines for orders, ensuring all aspects of day-to-day inspection duties are met
Supporting the quality team in discussions with suppliers & customers over concerns & issues

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

Some experience of fine limit sheet metal inspection or relevant experience from a comparable manufacturing background
Experience of using measurement equipment
A good understanding of reading engineering drawings, tolerances and first principle measuring techniques
Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
Proficient IT skills
Team player possessing good inter-personal skills with the ability to communicate to staff at all levels

Desirable Skills:

Experience use of CMM/Optical Machines
Experience of ERP systems
Assisting with ISO9001 management system duties

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing business that can offer ongoing career development and training coupled with an excellent salary and benefits package including:

Quarterly bonus scheme
Enhanced pension
Death in service scheme
Cycle to work
Free onsite parking
20 days annual leave rising by 1 day per year to a maximum of 25

Hours for this role will be Monday to Friday 8am-5pm.

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Thank you.

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  • Location: Maidstone, England
  • Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + + Excellent benefits
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: KHR - Recruitment Specialists
  • Posted: 04-Jan-2023
  • Posted on: careers4a.com