Quality Technician


A market leading global Manufacturing Company have an excellent opening for a Quality Technician at their site in Oxfordshire. The company has multiple sites globally and have recently invested heavily in their UK site.

The role;

The company is growing rapidly and now requires a Quality Technician to support their growing business.

Main responsibilities;

  • Production line rejects: to ensure production line rejects are evaluated against customer acceptance criteria in accordance with defined quality process procedures.
  • To provide technical wheel mounting analysis on returned assemblies.
  • Quarantine: to maintain containment of suspect / rejected components in a manor to prevent further damage and to enable instance trace-ability. Provide routine quarantine stock-taking.
  • Disposing of rejected components and scrapping of components.
  • Performing product audits to ensure completed assemblies conform to specification. Verifying production operational compliance.
  • To be a team player within “Problem Solving” (8D) processes.
  • Quality Training: to support the quality training activities on best practices, methods and techniques to reduce non-quality events and products.
  • Quality support in company wide objectives and continuous improvements.
  • Support advance quality planning: supporting activities within the ISIR process such as new product testing & process validation.
  • To be responsible for performing product audits process.


  • Basic understanding of “Lean Manufacturing Culture”.
  • Experienced in operating within automotive quality environment
  • Computer literate: Microsoft Excel, Word and Access. MRP systems would be advantage.
  • Clean driving licence is required.
  • Knowledgeable in calibration (desirable, but training will be given).
  • Knowledgeable Product audits (desirable, but training will be given).


Attractive salary, Company contributed pension scheme, attendance bonus

Commutable locations;

Kidlington ,Oxford, Bicester, Abingdon, Cowley, Blackbird Leys, Headington, Witney

If you feel this role is for you and would like discuss in more detail please contact our engineering department on 01865 257 455 or email


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Job Information

Job Reference: KID01JG_1711445345
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Holiday
Salary From: £25000
Salary To: £32000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Job Types: Permanent
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