Quality Control Technician

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Engineering
Salary: Up to £11.99 per hour
Reference: 72602-ENGIN-GAC_1538750737
Contact: Gail Cork
Email: email Gail
Quality Control Technician
Location: Barnsley
Full time
Permanent Role
Salary: £11.99 per hour

Are you looking to work for a great company? An opportunity has arisen for a Quality Control Technician to join one of the world's leading manufacturers of mobile elevated work platforms based in Hoyland. In return, they offer competitive pay rates, 25 days' holiday which increases with service, plus bank holidays, healthcare cover scheme, 4% contributory pension, life insurance and profit related bonus scheme.
The Role:
* Provide support to assigned Production areas to control in-process quality, identify and report non-conforming product and assist in the repair/rework process to reduce scrappage of non-conforming products. Promoting a culture of No Fault Forward;
* Support the QA Engineer in determining root cause of defects and action preventative improvement tasks assigned, including the utilisation of practical problem solving / 8D methods;
* Monitor & audit in-process quality control systems to ensure accuracy of data collection and early response to process deviation from AQL's (Acceptable Quality Limits);
* Assist in the development of Quality Control Procedures; SPC, X-Bar/R charts and Quality Control Plans, monitor and audit accuracy of data and completed documents, reporting any issues to the Team Leader;
* Provide measurement data for in process quality performance to QA Engineers for the analysis of process capability and processing trends;
* Conduct Pre-delivery inspection (PDI) of completed Chassis and Sections to ensure effective containment of non-conforming parts;
* Working with the Team Leader in an assigned area, provide day to day support for the elimination of secondary inspection, drive improvements with the team for operator inspection and reduce NVA costs;
* Provide measurement data for New Products to support the accurate validation of process capability;
* Provide measurement data for the calibration of current jig and fixtures;
* Provide measurement data for the baseline dimensions for new jigs and fixtures for future calibration;
* Updating and maintenance of Quality information to support the reporting of accurate KPI's;
Experience:
*Experience in manufacturing practices; Welding/Fabrication, CNC Machining, Assembly, Finishing Processes and Pressing;
*Accredited inspector qualification, e.g. PCN level 1 for welding inspection;
*Ability to use basic measuring equipment, e.g. Vernier, bore micrometre, bore gauges and Go/No Go gauges etc.;
*Ability to use CMM (Faro Arm) devices desirable;
*Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings;
*Computer literate - with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint also Access but not essential.;
*Working knowledge of Quality Management Systems (ISO 9001:2008)