Lead QC Technician

  • Peak Scientific
  • Glasgow
  • 29/07/2022

Job Description

As Lead Quality Technician, you will lead and motivate a team of Technicians whilst communicating company goals and safety practices. You will have the opportunity to develop processes, policies and to introduce efficiency savings. Reporting to the QC Manager, you will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the technicians with respect to workload and priorities. The Lead Quality Technician will also support with hiring, training and helping the department to comply with ISO9001:2015.

Duties will include:

Creating an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture
Communicating deadlines and goals to team members
Delegating tasks and setting deadlines
Creating departmental reports
Distributing reports to the appropriate personnel
Maintaining calibration certificates for all test and measurement equipment and maintaining validation of operation
Conducting where required inspections on in-coming materials on/off site
Creating, monitoring and driving Non-Conformance with manufacturing and suppliers and re-work of parts where applicable, in line with company procedures
Maintaining the company MRP system in terms of in-house damaged goods and the physical rejection process
Maintaining accurate and legible quality records of product build, test and concessions
Daily liaising with operations to ensure on-time-delivery of product

The successful candidate must have proven experience in leading a team within Quality and possess exceptional communication and decision-making skills.

You will also be:

Self-motivated and willing to embrace new challenges within a growing company
Able to multi-task and work under pressure
Flexible and committed to achieving company objectives

Our values are structured around our colleagues, our customers and our service, and while our approach and atmosphere within the business is fun, friendly and informal, our priority is always on delivering successful outcomes for our customers. These company values are what inform and protect our unique culture, which in turn shapes our brand and differentiates us in the eyes of our partners around the world. At the heart of Peak is a focus on ‘doing the right thing’, it’s an informal approach but one which is well-known and understood throughout our business.

Established over 20 years, Peak Scientific is a leading innovator in the design, manufacture and support of high performance gas generators for analytical laboratories, with direct operations in every continent around the world. This success is a result of a continual focus on manufacturing cutting-edge products and in directly supporting customers across the world with industry-leading service and maintenance. With over 20 overseas offices across every continent and over 600 staff globally, Peak is one of Scotland’s manufacturing success stories of the past decade. This is a rare opportunity to be a part of that, as we move into the next phase of growth, consolidation and global expansion with plans to establish new manufacturing and distribution capacity, both in the UK and internationally.

Now is a great time to join us!  This role will be challenging and fast-paced, but rewarding and engaging.  On offer in return is a fantastic work life and fun balance, a great work environment, plus the chance to make a real contribution to the future growth and success of a global business.  If you like the sound of our brand and culture please click APPLY!

Peak Scientific is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals regardless of their religion and beliefs, race, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability or any other protected classification.