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Quality Technician

West Molesey
Closing Date: 
30/04/2017 - 00:00

We create and develop products for the networked, always-on world. Products that monitor, control and connect. Products used in thousands of ways that affect our everyday lives. Combining the dynamism of a start-up with the resources of a global player, Elektron Technology is home to a diverse collection of brands : Bulgin, Checkit, Queensgate Nano, Eleketron Eye Technology and Sheen Instruments.

The Quality Technician provides quality support for the Supply Chain & Service Operations.

Responsibilities include :

  • Incoming & Final Inspection (CQA) to Purchasing, Inventory and Manufacturing Control Plans via IFS
  • Return to Supplier (RTS) or Return to Vendor (RTV) of non-conforming material via IFS.
  • Return Material Authority (RMA) processing and support.
  • Initial Sample Inspections and Reports (PPAP)
  • Product Testing and Process Auditing
  • Generation of Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR’s) and Non-Conforming Material reports.
  • Scrap and Material Disposition Requests via MRB in IFS
  • Documentation Control via IFS. (If applicable)
  • Supporting the handling and resolution of Customer Complaints, Customer Returns, NCR’s and SCAR’s.
  • Support internal QMS auditing.
  • Support the introduction of new products.

These are the main functions of the role; however, employees may be required to carry out other, ad hoc duties, as may be reasonably required.

Person Specification

Skills, Experience and Knowledge:

  • Experience in performing quality inspections and audits to the requirements of sampling and control plans and workmanship standards, such as BS6000 and IPC610 or equivalent.
  • Can use various types of inspection, measuring and test equipment.
  • Statistical process control.
  • Must have a good understanding of sound business practices and QMS to ISO9000 or equivalent, in medium sized technology related enterprise in supply chain and service operations.
  • Resolution of customer and quality issues in a relevant industry, using a variety of quality techniques.
  • A positive and enthusiastic personality, influencing, communications, technical, and decision making skills.
  • Good standard of English.

Personal Qualifications:

  • ONC/HNC in Mechanical, Electrical or Electronic Engineering (or equivalent) or a related discipline.
  • These are the main functions of the role; however, employees may be required to carry out other, ad hoc duties, as may be reasonably required.  There will also be an expectation of some international travel.