Quality Technician - Shifts

Location County Armagh, County Armagh
Job Type Permanent
Salary £22000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Pension, benefits
Published about 1 year ago
Contact Patrick Moore
Job Ref PM218

Job Description

Quality Technician - Shift

Location: County Antrim

Salary: £22-24k plus excellent benefits package

Grafton recruitment has been retained to recruit a Quality Technician for a leading manufacturing firm based in County Armagh. The company is recognised globally for their expertise in a highly technical area. They are also widely known as an exceptional local employer.

The role

Reporting to: Quality Team Leader

Key Focus

Testing and release of components and products, working positively with on-site groups to resolve quality issues, ensuring 100% customer satisfaction.


The key tasks for the Quality Technician will include:

  • Inspection of Raw Materials - Polyethylene resins (Melt Flow Rate, Oxygen Induction, Density)
  • Batch Release Testing of Product (Impact, Crush, Tensile, Friction, Pressure Testing)
  • Dimensional Inspection using Pi Tapes, Verniers, Micrometers, Depth Gauges
  • Visual Inspection using Microscopes.
  • Non Conforming Materials control including disposition of product which is quarantined or on hold.
  • Additional Product Type Approval Testing
  • Calibration of Measuring Equipment
  • Technical awareness and development of Product
  • Use of Syspro Planning System, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
  • Recording of Product Conformity Data onto spreadsheets and Databases

Essential criteria

  • 3 years experience within a Quality Function of a manufacturing organisation
  • Education to A-Level/BTEC/NVQ/HNC standard
  • Computer literate - Microsoft Office
  • Be capable/willing to operate various semi automatic saws/cutting equipment

Desirable criteria

  • Possess a science or engineering degree or have 5 years experience in a similar role within a manufacturing industry
  • Willingness to be "hands on" and knowledge of the extrusion process would be an advantage.

For more information please contact Patrick Moore on 02890 323333