Leicester 01162 555620
Northampton 01604 642739

Quality Inspector (LE4)

  • Full Time
  • Leicester
  • Salary: £10.08 per hour
  • Reference Number: AAQI210920

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Midlands based job agency

Ace Appointments Midlands Ltd are seeking a highly experienced Quality Inspector for a client based in Leicester.


This is a Temp – Perm post offering an immediate start.


Work location: LE4


Working hours: Monday – Thursday 8am – 16:30pm / Friday 8am – 15:30pm


Temp – Perm duration: 12 weeks


The ideal candidate will have gained previous experience reading engineering drawings and using hand held measuring equipment.


Quality Inspector Job Purpose:


Examining products closely to decide whether they are up to legal standards, safety standards, and the standards of the manufacturing company.


Quality Inspector Job Duties:


  • Performing stress testing that measures how the product stands up to impact, temperature, and other factors


  • Calibrating measuring equipment and measuring testing variables


  • Writing detailed reports on the results of testing and other observations about the product


  • Filling out required paperwork


  • Observing the methods and equipment manufacturing employees use during production and giving them advice to correct errors and increase efficiency


  • Communicating with the rest of the Quality Control (QC) department so they become aware of any defects in the product and how to repair them


  • Communicating with the Quality Assurance (QA) department about how to prevent similar defects in the future


  • Communicating with suppliers and distributors to let them know about potential problems and discuss how to solve them


  • Sharing technical knowledge about the product with relevant staff


  • Complying with standards of safety, company policy, and legal regulations that apply to the product


  • Assessing whether the finished product reflects goals set out by the original project plan


  • Using equipment like callipers, vernier, micrometers, shadow graph and others to make accurate measurements


  • Reading engineering schematics and comparing them with the finished product


  • Keeping digital files and reports on product quality organised and accessible

Quality Inspector Skills and Qualifications:


Technical Support, Compliance, Thoroughness, Attention to Detail, Technical Skill, Product Safety, Measurement, Product Testing, Communication, Writing, Presentation, Reading Schematics, Computer Competence, Organisation, Independent Worker, Team Player


Should this role be of interest to you, please submit your CV to Josh Ingram for consideration.

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