Quality Control Technician

Location: Blackpool, Lancashire Salary: £12 - £13.50 per hour
Sector: Medical Devices Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: William Church

Quality Control Technician


A Quality Control Technician is needed for a world renown medical devices company based in Blackpool. The company is looking to employ a degree/graduate level professional from a science background, they are looking for a candidate with great organisational skills and can work well under pressure.

The successful Quality Control Technician will be offered an hourly rate of £12-£13.50 on the minimum of a six-month contract.

The key responsibilities of the Quality Control Technician role include:

  • Ensure that all routine testing is performed in a timely manner in line with agreed schedules
    * Well developed organisational skills with an ability to work independently when required.
    * Attention to detail and excellent time management.
    * The ability to work to a deadline, to cope under pressure and react to changing requirements.
    * In addition, the ability to work as part of a team to achieve results.
    * Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) & Good Laboratory Practice (GLP). * Ensures that all activities are carried out in compliance with all regulations and laws governing business and quality operations
    * Staff: Responsible for ensuring compliance with all local, national, international and company regulations, policies and procedures for Health, Safety and Environmental compliance.
    Job Specific Competencies
    * To carry out chemical and physical testing of the in-process mills, powder blends and liquid blends to ensure that the quality of CMW products is maintained.
    * To carry out the chemical and physical testing of finished products to ensure that the quality of CMW products are maintained.
    * To conduct in-process production inspection tasks to ensure the quality of CMW products are maintained.
    * To assist raw material inspection as required ensuring the timely approval of products.
    * To complete and maintain the appropriate documentation relating to the testing activities, in accordance with the necessary Regulations.
    * To carry out Validation of new equipment or test methods as assigned by the Quality Control Group Leader.
    * To follow and promote Company, H S & E and Quality standards to enable the site to achieve excellent results.
    * To carry out such further tasks that maybe delegated to me by my immediate Manager.

The successful Quality Control Technician will possess the following:

  • Degree Level in a science-based discipline
  • Experience in a science-based discipline
  • Well developed organisational skills with an ability to work independently when required
  • Attention to detail and excellent time management

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