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Quality Technician

Reference: GF0654
Salary: £22000 - £25000
Job Location: Banbury, Oxfordshire, England
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: Tuesday, 25th September 2018

Quality Technician required

Works on the most difficult and elusive quality problems, often in collaboration with an engineer. Typically requires extensive training and experience in quality control work with a track record of resourceful troubleshooting

Representative Activities

  • Reads and interprets technical documents, including customer and vendor specifications;

  • Develop and assess Standards and processes to achieve uniform product quality including identification and reduction of process variables and development of QA procedures

  • Performs critical first-piece inspections;

  • Prepares original fixtures or methods for cost-effective minimization of defects;

  • Approves vendor material or operations or checks the finished product;

  • Determines unstated or hidden dimensions from drawings and documents;

  • Maximises the use of ancillary inspection and test equipment to meet defined targets and optimises outputs;

  • Ensures that quality levels are maintained in accordance with QA/QC procedures, and that company documentation is accurately completed;

  • Ensures that housekeeping levels are kept to a high standard;

  • Identifies performance shortfalls, takes and develops corrective action in line with company policies and procedures;

  • Trains new, or underperforming staff, to undertake their roles effectively and evaluate outcomes;

  • Carries out systematic troubleshooting, undertakes process analysis, identifies quality requirements and records quality data using standard Company forms and procedures;

  • Undertakes a seamless shift changeover;

  • Reviews production procedures in line with KPI targets to reduce cost and improve efficiency;

  • Works together with the rest of the technical team highlighting opportunities for improvements in the working environment and improvements in plant efficiency;

  • Ensures all operations are conducted in line with current Health and Safety legislation;

  • Maintains cover for other department members during periods of planned and unplanned absence;

  • Is involved in and undertakes project work as required, reporting progress at departmental meetings.

  • Behavioural Competencies

    Self-driven with excellent analytical and systems skills;

    Hands-on” approach with sound problem solving, communication and organisation (establishing priorities, meeting deadlines, time management) skills;

    Proactive in owning, driving and delivering key actions;

    A team player that is eager to learn, build and ready to go the extra mile;

    Commercial and operational awareness working in a multicultural environment;

    Able to communicate and present meaningfully;

    Willingness and available to travel as required (Multi-Sites, Israel);

    Resilient personality, capable of giving and taking on challenges;

    Demonstrate and actively promote company values.


    Detailed knowledge of volume manufacturing processes.

    Good communication skills and reporting abilities.

    Logical problem-solving abilities.

    Understand the principles of Quality Management Systems and Procedures


Contact Information
Name : Julie Martino
Email :
Phone : 01295 340034