QC Technician

QC Technician

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  • Salary:

    £18000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Johnathan Miller

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    +44 (0)151 666 8968

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months initially

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QC Technician
3 month contract initially
Based in Winsford
£18,000 per annum
Immediate start

A multi sited Medical Device company is looking to appoint a QC Technician on an initial 3 month basis.

The role is open to both recent graduates as full training will be provided and to people with experience looking for their next role.


  • Working in the QC department you will be testing raw materials, work-in-progress and finish goods.
  • Additional duties include participating in the investigation of all quality issues such as customer and supplier complaints.
  • Provide support to the Quality Group and R&D Departments as required (e.g. stability testing, analytical requests).


  • To accurately record data, calculate results and file information e.g. raw data in accordance with Quality Management System requirements.
  • To ensure that all inspection and test materials and equipment are cleaned, handled and stored so that its accuracy and fitness for use are maintained.
  • Timely and effective testing of all routine and non-routine materials, products and samples according to approved documentation and Quality Management System requirements.
  • Ensure that all chemicals and reagents are accurately prepared, in date before use and traceable to generated test results.
  • To ensure that materials, chemicals, reagents and equipment required for QC testing are always in stock.
  • To actively participate in the investigation of quality issues eg. customer complaints, non-conforming material (NCMR), Out of Specification (OOS) results and product failures, identifying effective Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPA) as required.
  • Progress and implement assigned actions to address non-conformities in a timely manner.
  • Generate, update and maintain QC Laboratory procedures, test methods, statistical sampling plans and documentation.

Qualifications and Experience:

Minimum qualified to Degree level in a Scientific discipline – Biology, Chemistry, Biomedical, Biochemistry etc.. all are relevant as training will be provided.

Holding a Driving Licence will advantageous due to location.

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