Quality Control Technician

  • Salary: Circa £20,000 - £25,000 DOE
  • REF Number: 00050453
  • Consultant: Victoria Walker
  • Contact: 01246 457702
  • Date Published: 21.04.2021
  • Sector: Chemicals
  • Location: nr Grantham, East Midlands
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry, Other

CK Group are recruiting for an experienced Quality Control Technician to join an inks manufacturing company based near Grantham, on a full time, permanent basis.

The Company: Our client is an established inks manufacturer now looking for a quality technician to join their team. As a Quality Control Technician, you will be responsible to the Technical Director and the main purpose of your role will be to perform quality control tests on a variety of outgoing products in order to ensure they are of a merchantable quality. The company is looking to offer a salary in the region of circa £20,000 - £25,000 per annum, depending on experience.

Location: This Quality Control Technician role is located at the company's site near Grantham. Itis accessible by road from surrounding areas including Newark, Nottingham, Melton Mowbray etc.

Quality Control Technician Role: You will be responsible for the following:

  • Ensuring that the QC procedures are prioritised and completed as soon as possible.
  • Responsibility for printing inks using both screen printing and Rotary Letterflex printing techniques.
  • Transferring finished prints for durability testing using a heat press.
  • Completing and updating durability test sheets forall outgoing products, including sash testing at various temperatures, dye-migration tests, rub tests using a Crockmeter, cut and fold simulation etc.
  • Investigating causes and solutions of any failed tests.
  • Any other duties assigned by the Technical Director.

Your Background: The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:

  • Proven industry experience of e.g. draw down tests, viscosity, colour matching, rub resistance, etc.
  • Experience gained within the inks, paints or coatings industry.
  • A quality control mindset with good attention to detail and a methodical approach to tasks.
  • Proficient with computers/Microsoft Office applications.
  • Good time keeping/record keeping.
  • Driving license required as the site is not easy to reach via public transport.

Apply: Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. For more information or to apply for this Quality Control Technician position, please contact Victoria Walker on 01246 457702 oremail vwalker@ckgroup.co.uk. Please quote reference 50453.

We'll store this in session so if you're applying for multiple jobs today so you can use this as a base.