Ref: SYN3856

Quality Inspector

Syntech Recruitment are currently partnering with a fantastic business that are based around the Bordon area. The successful QC Inspector will have demonstrable experience within first off inspection and batch inspection experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • ISO Compliance and Quality Standards:
    • Understand and adhere to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015.
    • Ensure all quality inspection processes are in line with established quality standards and procedures.
  • Inspection Duties:
    • Conduct “first off” inspections to efficiently release products for production.
    • Perform “QC Batch Visual Inspection” and “QC Batch Dimensional Inspection” to ensure products are released efficiently to Packing & Dispatch.
    • Provide inspection support for ‘at risk’ processes to maintain high quality standards.
  • Process Improvement:
    • Assist in the development and application of statistical techniques for process control and continuous improvement.
    • Identify and recommend improvements to production processes to enhance quality control and reduce defects.
  • Dimensional Reporting:
    • Support line managers in producing dimensional reports for internal and external customers as necessary.
  • Operation and Maintenance of Machinery:
    • Operate secondary machinery such as cryogenic deflash machines and laser machines while adhering to safety guidelines.
    • Perform routine maintenance checks on secondary machinery to ensure they are in good working condition.
  • Documentation and Record Keeping:
    • Maintain accurate records of machine operations, including output and any issues encountered.
    • Manage and complete production paperwork in accordance with company policies and quality system requirements.
  • Health & Safety:
    • Ensure the safe use of hand-tools, power-tools, and automated machines in line with all Health & Safety requirements.
    • Maintain a clean and safe work area, observing all health and safety guidelines.
  • Lean and Continuous Improvement:
    • Work closely with other departments to implement best practice “LEAN” techniques.
    • Investigate ways to improve productivity and flexibility while reducing rejects through coaching and training.
  • Team Collaboration and Communication:
    • Promote excellent working relationships with colleagues, customers, partners, and market channels.
    • Maintain effective communication across all levels of the business, facilitating a culture of continuous improvement and high-quality standards.


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Technical Skills:
    • Experience with ISO 9001:2015 requirements and quality management systems.
    • Proficiency in conducting visual and dimensional inspections.
    • Familiarity with statistical process control (SPC) and other quality improvement techniques.
    • Ability to operate and maintain secondary operation machinery safely and effectively.
  • Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills:
    • Strong analytical skills to identify process improvements and recommend effective solutions.
    • Capability to perform detailed inspections and maintain accurate records.
  • Communication and Teamwork:
    • Excellent communication skills for effective collaboration with cross-functional teams.
    • Strong teamwork ethos to contribute to a world-class, best-in-class quality culture.
  • Health & Safety:
    • Knowledge of health and safety regulations and a commitment to maintaining a safe working environment.
  • Continuous Improvement:
    • Enthusiastic about continuous improvement and committed to reducing defects and enhancing product quality.



  • Prior experience in a QC inspection role within a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with quality control in rubber mouldings, plastics, or similar industries is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies.


Application Process: We aim to respond to all applicants within 5 working days. If you don’t receive a response within this period, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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