QA Inspector

Location : Milton Keynes
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £31,200
Reference : JOB-2466

Position: QA Inspector

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £31,200

Company Overview:

Our client is a leading manufacturing company specialising in the production of cushion assemblies and covers for various industries. They are committed to delivering high-quality products that meet industry standards and customer requirements. As part of their dedication to quality assurance, we are seeking a skilled QA Inspector to join their team in Milton Keynes.


QA Inspector Job Responsibilities:

As a QA Inspector, your primary role will be to ensure the quality and compliance of our cushion assemblies and covers. Your responsibilities will include:

- Perform final inspection on cushion assemblies and covers:

- Conduct thorough inspections to verify dimensions, workmanship, and labelling requirements.

- Ensure that all parts are in compliance with drawing specifications and quality standards.

- Report any parts or materials that do not meet the required specifications by preparing Discrepant Material Reports (DMR).

- Inspect incoming materials:

- Examine incoming materials to ensure they match purchase orders and meet quality standards.

- Prepare Discrepant Material Reports (DMR) if any problems or discrepancies are found.

- Support production problem identification and resolution:

- Notify supervisors and other personnel of production problems discovered during inspections.

- Assist in identifying and correcting these problems to maintain production efficiency and quality standards.

- Documentation and record keeping:

- Ensure that all paperwork remains with the corresponding parts/job for proper material identification and traceability.

- Scan various documents in Docuware, such as First Article Inspection Reports (FAI), Completed Work Orders, etc., as directed by the supervisor.

- Continuous improvement and adherence to standards:

- Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives within the department.

- Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe work area.

- Follow established policies and procedures in support of the Company's Quality and AS9100 Standards.

- Recognise the importance of your role in achieving the Company's Quality Objectives.

- Adhere to expected Company standards, including Quality/AS9100 initiatives, and environmental, health, and safety protocols.

- Collaboration and teamwork:

- Demonstrate good teamwork skills by working effectively with colleagues and other departments.

- Additional duties:

- Perform other job duties as assigned by the supervisor.


QA Inspector Required Skills and Qualifications:

To excel in this role, you should possess the following skills and qualifications:

- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks concurrently.

- Self-motivated with a strong sense of responsibility and a focus on meeting project deadlines.

- Proficiency in reading and understanding drawings and written instructions.

- Ability to comprehend and follow verbal instructions effectively.

- Strong mathematical skills required for precise measurements and calculations.

- Physical ability to lift heavy parts as necessary.

- Excellent teaming and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with colleagues.

- Attention to detail and a commitment to maintaining high standards of quality.

- Previous experience in a quality assurance role or similar field is preferred but not mandatory.


If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please click ‘APPLY NOW’, or call the WSR Team at 01908 616184 for more info.

We appreciate the time and effort invested in your application. While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, we kindly ask for your understanding in case of delays. If you do not hear from us within 10 days of submitting your application, please assume that, unfortunately, you have not been successful this time.


We will however keep your CV on file and review your suitability against any other vacancies we may have available.