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QA Technician

Essex   •  £25000 - £30000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

We are working with an established business that manufactures speciality materials and chemicals for the medical device and polymer markets.

My client is looking to strengthen its quality team by hiring QA Technician. Within this role, you will play a key part in supporting all aspects of the administration of the Quality Management System.

This is an exciting opportunity to further your career in quality assurance and work as part of a like-minded professional team.


  • To support the administration and general upkeep of the QMS in accordance with the relevant standards.
  • Manage tracking systems to ensure that the QMS is in a controlled state and is compliant with policies, SOPs, best practices, and requirements for the following, as applicable:

    • Approved Supplier List (ASL).
    • Audits (internal/external).
    • QIs, Complaints, Non-Conformances, CAPAs, RCAs, and Change Control.

  • Support the investigation of all quality-related issues.
  • Organise equipment calibration and maintain register.
  • Support the process of equipment validation.
  • Basic quality systems internal auditing.

Skills & requirements:

  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 and/or ISO 13485.
  • Experience in maintaining a Quality Management System.
  • Previous Quality Assurance or audit experience.
  • Ability to work with critical attention to detail and high levels of accuracy.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office.
  • Able to work autonomously or as part of a team.

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (DOE)
Benefits: 25 Days + Banks - Company pension - EV scheme - Cycle to work scheme - Free parking onsite - Life assurance
Hours: 37.5 Hours, Monday - Friday
Role: Full-time, Permanent
Location: Saffron Walden

Cranleigh STEM & Sustainability is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating, and valuing diversity, and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation are encouraged to apply for this post. As an inclusive employment agency, we are here to support you. If you have any special requirements to help you with your application, email our team.

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  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 7670
  • Posted: 9th March 2023
  • Expires: 6th April 2023

Cranleigh Scientific

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