Quality Technician

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25-27k pa
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Job Title: Quality Technician

Location: Coventry

Salary:       £25-27k PA

Hours:    07:30-15:30 mon to Fri


Our client is an innovative organisation in a specialist defence related industry, they are  looking for a flexible and adaptable Design Engineer to join their team.  The candidate must be a UK national and will need to pass security vetting upon employment


What’s in it for you?

  • Reputable Company
  • 25 days plus Bank holidays
  • Flexible working between 8-3
  • Completing quality assurance functions to help support, NPI and technical projects, production and business functions in general. Candidate should have experience in basic quality functions, 8D problem solving, APQP, etc.
  • Ensure data collection for departmental KPI's are kept up to date and identify issues in preparation for monthly reviews 
  • Have experience and ability to support internal audit activities, and support supplier audits where necessary
  • Provide administrative support for the quality department in general, coordination of product approval documents, data collection sheets, material certification archiving, FAIR & ITP document control. 
  • Be a flexible cover for inspection activities; candidate must be capable of visual inspection, paint inspection, general patrol auditing and product inspection, lab inspection activities, basic CMM. - Basic CMM and Lab Inspection training will be provided. 
  • Provide support for production activities 
  • Support material activities, such as analysis on arrival, and traceability.
  • Provide support on Warranty administration
  • As a Person you will need the following: 
  • To maintain the KPI's are up to date
  • Have the ability to cover for other members during Annual holidays
  • Assist production where necessary
  • Ensure condition monitoring reports are completed and reviewed.
  • Conducting internal audits.
  • Be responsible for raising local 8Ds and co-ordinating actions through liaison with engineering and sales teams (ensuring product investigation and root cause is assigned and acted upon).
  • Assist sales and quality departments in problem resolution.
  • Assist and support with new project Quality activities
  • Experience within the automotive or equivalent industry and knowledge of the core quality tools.
  • Experience in auditing systems.
  • Background in batch production in a manufacturing/engineering environment.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles.
  • Good report writing skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A HNC in engineering or equivalent experience in manufacturing discipline

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