Quality Technician

On Application
13 Nov 2018
04 Feb 2019
Manufacturing, Quality
Contract Type

You will be involved in a variety of tasks and conducts test procedures in regards to the quality process, ensuring that the pre-determined high standards of quality are achieved and maintained.


  • New product validation, analysis and reporting.
  • Quality support to Engineering and Production Departments.
  • Establish and maintain documentation in line with the company Quality Systems.                                
  • Liaise with customers and suppliers on new and existing projects.
  • Receiving and inspection of incoming goods and materials.
  • Ensure that all parts/ materials, which require incoming inspection, conform to all requirements and applicable drawings and specifications.
  • Ensures that all metrology equipment is correctly calibrated and review of metrology reports.
  • Assists shift personnel with quality issues and/or measurement techniques.
  • Makes periodic audits as requested and completes necessary documentation.
  • Archives quality records, samples and log procedures.
  • Batch paperwork review and final decision to release product for shipment.
  • Act in accordance with the company’s Guiding Principles and adherence to the corporate Code of Conduct.
  • Perform additional duties at the request of the direct supervisor.


  • Ideally have a third level qualification in Quality/Mechanical/Plastic Engineering and/or have relevant industrial experience in a high volume injection-moulding environment. 
  • Computer literacy required. 
  • Must possess good communication/interpersonal skills; must be detail oriented, organized, flexible and be able to handle multiple tasks and time critical projects/deadlines. 
  • Must understand the principles of Batch Control and FIFO.
  • Basic knowledge of statistical sampling of product
  • Must be able to hold a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Understanding of injection moulding processes.
  • Working knowledge of ISO 9001/ ISO 13485 and FDA Code of Regulations CFR part 820 preference


If you are interested in applying for this role please call Nicola on +353 1 2784671 or email ndunphy@thornshaw.com


Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group. www.thornshaw.com 

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