Opportunity Available: Quality Control (QC) Operator
We are seeking an enthusiastic, proactive and self-motivated QC Operator with a desire for excellence or someone who wishes to use their passion for science to train in this role and to join our Technical Department team.
You will have a passion for science, be a well-organised and thorough individual with good attention to detail, and the ability to communicate effectively. You will possess a minimum of 6 GCSEs grade A to C including, English Language, Maths and Chemistry and/or have at least two years relevant experience in a laboratory environment with sound knowledge of standard laboratory practices backed up with strong practical skills.
Specifically, your role will include the following:
QC testing of mainly UV curable inks and varnishes for flexo printing, but also includes screen printing products and our water based product range against Company test standards;
This not only involves passing the products to target specification but also the ability to correct and work off stock;
Understanding all test methods required for use with ink manufacture;
Calibration of laboratory equipment;
Knowledge of colour theory beneficial (candidate cannot be colour blind);
Assisting the in-house Technical Service team with customer enquiries, to include colour matchings;
Good computer literacy;
A strong desire for excellence.
You will work a 40 hour week, Monday to Friday 08:00 to 17:00 initially (whilst under training), but start and finish times can change with the needs of the business.
To find out more, or to request a full job description, please call Caroline on 01454 272 439 or email email@example.com enclosing a covering letter and CV.