Quality Technican

Location: Swindon
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: SWIBPQT

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Gap personnel acting as recruitment agency are recruiting for a Quality Technician for our client based in Swindon, the role is full time and on permanent basis.


Working hours are: 8.30 - 4.30 with an early finish on Friday


Starting salary would be £20.5k rising to £21k after completion of a successful 6 month probationary period.


The Role involves

·Examination and analysis of (customer returns, internal stock rejections, competitor samples)

·Preparation of reports for internal and external use as required

·Maintaining and updating QC records and databases

·Control of returned and quarantined materials, and retained sample archive

·Calibration of laboratory and production equipment

·Assisting in maintenance of ISO QC system

·Assisting in maintenance of SHE [Safety, Health, Environment] system

·Assisting in shopfloor production tasks as required

·Any other related duties as and when required


The ideal candidate would be:

Ideally qualified to at least HNC standard in a science or engineering subject or relevant experience in a similar Quality environment,they will provide the necessary training

Good working knowledge of MS Office software essential

Good written and verbal communication skills essential

Experience of working within an ISO 9001 system, and / or procedure auditing would be an asset

Knowledge of offset printing would be an asset although not required