Product Quality Control

Product Quality Control

  • Location

    Caerphilly, Wales

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  • Salary:

    Up to £20163 per annum

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Wheatcroft

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Permanent Role

Product Quality Control Operative

Location: Caerphilly

Salary: £20,163.00

Our client a successful and world leading automotive manufacturer are seeking a Product Quality Control Operative to join the successful team. You will be working from their site in Caerphilly, reporting directly to the Shift Manager.

The successful candidates will be required to work a three-shift rota system and will ensure that all products are produced to the agreed standard as set by the Quality Department. To ensure all areas of waste are minimised to achieve LEAN manufacturing targets.

Main Duties & Responsibilities

* Maintain quality requirements through ensuring all production is to the standard of the Work Instructions. Audit product quality through measurement as required and record the information. Work to all detailed job requirements as outlined below

* Check all parts visually and carry out fit tests and dimensional checks. Ensure any operators in your area are working to the correct quality standards and are trained correctly

* Ensure all Quality paperwork and samples are present and complete on the quality workstations

* Inform Shift Manager or Process Engineer of any Quality issues as soon as possible, which helps us work to our internal scrap target of no more than 3%

* Complete 2 x 4 hourly visual, fit and dimensional checks on all components and record results

* Hand over meeting at the end of shift to opposite number on shift

* Participate in and actively promote the company's CIP by being proactive in suggesting improvements in productivity and efficiency, and looking for ways to continually improve the way we work and to reduce waste

* Good housekeeping (5S) - ensure that the factory and surrounding areas are kept tidy and within health and safety guidelines and complete any 5S daily reporting

* Carry out two hourly sample inspection check

* Offer cover for the Shift Manager and other PQC / Operator roles as necessary

* Four-hourly check (2/shift) - visual, fit test, CMM, DIMENSIONAL checks + sign and SPC

* Last Off approval against First Off and Shop Documentation. Sign Off

* Communicate any quality alerts and ensure containment of suspect product. Organise rework / inspection activities on shift and communicate any ongoing issues to all staff

* Fault finding and problem solving