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    QC Technician

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Industrial
  • Location: Chorley, Lancashire
  • Salary: £18500 - £18911 per annum
  • Date posted: 30/07/2019
  • Job reference: 40889_1564491849

My client, a global manufacturer are looking to recruit a Quality Control Technician for their site based in Chorley.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking for a long term career within Quality & Control / Testing environments.

The successful candidate will test materials coming into the QC laboratory ensuring that testing is completed on time to maintain the company's external accreditation and met within strict deadlines.

Key responsibilities:

Collect raw material samples and test for compliance to appropriate Works instructions/Agreed Quality Plans.

Prepare finished products for testing and test to the appropriate Works instructions/Agreed Quality Plans.

To follow procedures and carry out other checks/testing as required.

To carry out calibration of test equipment where appropriate and maintain calibration records.

To maintain full and accurate records of test results for raw materials and finished products.

To release products on Traverse and maintain the electronic material status file.

Assisting in external audits and with auditors.

Ordering of laboratory consumables and maintaining stock.

Work to the agreed site safety standards & use the correct PPE at all times.

You will have knowledge using Outlook and Excel, a good understanding of standard works instructions & British standards, and it is essential you have previous Laboratory work including Physical testing and the ability to undertake analytical work.

*** Please only apply for this role if you have previously worked in Laboratories. ***

The hours of work are Monday to Friday working 37.5 hours between the hours of 7am and 7pm and offers a starting salary of £18.5k rising to £18,911 after 6 months.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.