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Quality Inspector

Location: Office based at Heatrod Elements Ltd, Farnworth, BL4 0AN

Salary: £22,000-£25,000, dependant on experience

Job Type: Full time, permanent

Full Time: 07:30 to 16:00 Monday to Thursday, 07:30 to 12:50 Friday (38 hours per week)

Heatrod Elements are looking for a Quality Inspector to check the quality of all incoming and outgoing products as well as assessing production procedures. We strive to ensure that our products are made to a high standard and the quality team play an integral part in delivering this goal.

The main responsibilities are:

  • Internal audits
  • Product/equipment quality inspections
  • Goods inward inspections
  • Record and report daily process-based quality checks
  • Monitor and record scrap levels
  • Monitor/Report on customer returns
  • Raise and progress corrective actions with suppliers
  • Support the team with compiling SOP’s and work instructions
  • Drive continuous improvement
  • Be a point of contact for customers for quality issues/resolutions
  • identify ways of continued quality improvements

Essential Criteria:

  • Experience in a previous quality inspector role within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience of working with ISO 9001/14001 requirements
  • Great IT skills, especially excel
  • Good communication skills
  • Great eye for detail and be results driven

Desirable Criteria:

  • A recognised quality control qualification (e.g. NVQ)
  • An engineering qualification or experience would be an advantage

What we offer:

  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) increasing with length of service
  • Free on site parking
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Referral scheme
  • Staff social events
  • Cash Health Plan


Please apply with your CV and covering letter to [email protected]

No agencies, thank you.