Quality Assurance (QA) Assistant

JOB ID: 2017-1425


Closing date for applications: 20th May 2017


The Quality Assurance team are responsible for helping to ensure that our products adhere to our high quality standards as well as comply with IRIS:2 and our customer specifications. It is also the team’s responsibility to support, highlight, challenge and work collaboratively with the operations team to help maintain safety, legal and quality standards.

To help support our ambitious plans we are looking for a capable and enthusiastic person to join the QA team.
Your duties will include taking responsibility for day-to-day production related QA issues, as well as carrying out quality checks. Other work may include sampling and auditing of documentation and systems.

Our ideal candidate will;
    •    Have experience of working in a manufacturing environment
    •    Have knowledge of safety and quality management systems
    •    Have good communication skills with a high level of spoken and written English
    •    Be able to work effectively under own initiative, without supervision, as well as part of a team
    •    Have the ability to role model the quality principles
    •    Be able to build strong relationships
    •    Work well under pressure and time constraints
    •    Work well in cross functional teams, whilst remaining objective
    •    Have the ability to manage their own time effectively with the ability to prioritise workload
    •    Be able to work within a changing environment and actively participate in continuous improvement
    •    Have excellent attention to detail
    •    Have a genuine desire for personal development in line with our ways of working


More information about this job

Working hours: Monday to Friday, 8.00am until 5.00pm. There may be some opportunity for overtime.
In return we can offer you a competitive salary, ongoing training and an excellent working environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:  Computer literate and have good working knowledge of Word and Excel packages


To Apply: Please send a copy of your CV and a letter/email of application by clicking here.  (If you would prefer to post a copy to us, our postal address is available by clicking here.)


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