Quality Control Technician

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    Ilminster, Somerset

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  • Salary:

    £19000 - £22000 per annum + Twilight & Nightshift allowance

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lane

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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The Company:

As a Quality Controller you will be responsible for quality standards throughout the production process including sampling of materials and finished products as well as uploading all of the associated information onto the company database. You will have some previous experience of Quality Inspection or similar and be keen to build a career in this line of work.

Job Responsibilities:

Your day to day tasks will include: sampling of raw materials and finished products, line start up checks and in process checks, calibration of equipment, swabbing of equipment and facilities and ensuring all products are produced to the highest standard and in accordance with standard operating procedures.

This growing manufacturing facility operates to GMP standards and therefore candidates must have high levels of attention to detail and a proactive and enthusiastic approach to continually improving standards.

Preferred Skills:

Candidates must be computer literate in order to operate our ERP system to a confident level and able to demonstrate good levels of numeracy and literacy skills.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 1 year's Quality Control experience, however full training will be provided.

Associated Benefits:

competitive salary and a range of benefits including an excellent pension scheme, health benefits and 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

Working Hours:

This position will be required to work shifts and applicants must be flexible to work the following patterns (37.5 hours per week):

  • 6.00am - 2.30pm
  • 8.30am - 5.00pm
  • 4.50pm - 3.20am (Monday - Thursday)
  • 2.30pm - 12.00am (Monday - Thursday)

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Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond immediately to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.