Quality Assistant

ORB Recruitment are looking for QA Assistant to join fast paced manufacturing company in Scunthorpe.


  • No weekends
  • Contract after 12 weeks for the right candidate
  • Travel allowance for staff living more than 10 miles from site
  • Uniform from day one
  • Pay review after 3 and 6 months (based on performance)
  • Personal Health Insurance scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • Discounted gym membership scheme
  • Onsite parking

Main Duties (but not limited to):

• Ensure that daily calibrations of test equipment are completed. Make adjustments

as/ when required

• Conduct Visual Assessments of Retained Samples in relation to Customer Specific


• Manage Retained Test Documents and Materials

• Conduct routine aged material testing

• Create COA /COC where appropriate

• Conduct routine audits, such as Glass & Plastics, Hygiene, Meterage Calibration

• Monthly Info board updates on all complaints (internal/ External)

• Spot check Manufacturing processes to ensure that tasks are undertaken in line

with Instructions and tolerances are adhered to

• Ensure Customer Samples are arranged for and sent (3 Meter samples, etc.)

• Liaise with Pest controller and feedback information to Management

• Audit PIMS data against specification on new products

• Trigger red order cards at planning meetings

• Conduct statistical analysis to help centreline processes

• Assist in investigations by providing test data, samples, re-tests, etc.

• Raise Requests for remedial work if required

• Ensure that consumables are available at point of use 

• Control and Issue Blades/ sharps on site

QA Assistant profile:

  • Previous experience in a Quality Assurance role within an FMCG environment
  • Happy to work shifts
  • Able to work on their own initiative 
  • "Can do" attitude

You will be working Monday to Friday, 3 shifts rotating (days, nights afters).

The starting pay is £9.85ph / £20,500.

Please note, based on the volume of applications for recent vacancies, we are unable to contact all applicants. If you have not heard from us within 1 week, please assume you have been unsuccessful with your application. Thank you.

ORB Recruitment are an equal opportunities recruitment agency.

ORB Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer

Key Information

Salary:£ 20,500

Location: Scunthorpe

Posted on: 26.04.21

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