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Quality Control Inspector

Job Reference: JM21/03-QCI_1526552346
Location: Devon
Discipline:/ Quality engineering
Salary Range:

£18000 to 21000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent

Quality Control Inspector

Exeter, Devon

£18000 - £21000 Extensive Benefits

The Company

Leading Exeter based manufacturer with in excess of 300 staff have been trading for approaching 40 years. The company designs, manufactures and distributes directly from the Exeter site.

The Role

Responsible for maintaining quality standards throughout various stages of the supply and manufacturing process.

This is predominantly a materials quality inspection position, prior to the production of said materials, therefore there will be an amount of international travel to liaise with suppliers to ensure the quality of the products.

It shall involve the inspection of various types of items and components and is a hands on, non-office based role, therefore requiring a practical and mechanically minded approach.

Inspection of goods received, including dimensional and aesthetic checks to drawings and/or master samples

Previous experience is desirable, but in-house training will be provided for those who have had experience working in manufacturing or similar practical positions where quality is paramount.

Recording of goods inward inspections and completing Quality Inspection Reports for non-conforming goods requiring supplier or internal actions.

The Successful Candidate


* Ability to read and accurately interpret technical drawings
* An understanding of the importance of quality in a manufacturing and customer serving environment
* A background in manufacturing and or / engineering
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* A valid passport and Driving Licence are required for this role due to the requirement to travel both in the UK and overseas.
* Ability to travel independently.


* Experience of quality audit and inspection of suppliers
* Experience of working in foreign countries and conducting supplier visits
* Knowledge of Sage
* A Forklift Licence


* Competitive Salary
* 24 days holiday plus stats
* Pension Scheme
* Free Eye Test
* Life Assurance
* Child Care Vouchers
* Cycle to Work Scheme
* Staff Discount
* Flexi Time

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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