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Quality Technician

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 year ago

  • Sector: Manufacturing
  • Contact: Tom Critch
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 3 months+
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: Morson Talent
  • Expiry Date: 18 December 2020
  • Job Ref: 182111TCR_1605883473


Responsible for the verification of product characteristics and associated manufacturing documentation and other quality records. This responsibility will be discharged under the authority delegated by quality.


  • Responsible for performing inspection processes as described by the product work instructions and/or other directions
  • Utilizing a range of inspection techniques and methods including - but not limited to - the following;
    • visual
    • mechanicals
    • automated
    • contact
    • non-contact
  • Support root cause analysis, preventative and corrective action to reduce/eliminate non-conformances
  • Responsible for execution customer and regulatory delegated inspection processes as authorized by those parties. Responsible for maintaining those delegated authorities once granted
  • Responsible for performing first article inspections in line with site operating policies, procedures and work instructions
  • Exemplifying a safety-first mind-set and ensuring that the GKN Aerospace Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standards are followed
  • Maintain positive, team relationships with internal and external customers, as well as co-workers

Experience / Skills:

  • Experience in inspection methods and techniques and following relevant work instructions
  • Working knowledge of LEAN processes and practices
  • Any familiarity or previous experience with Aerospace/Aviation environment would be highly beneficial.