March 7, 2023

QC Inspector


  • Providing a comprehensive QC inspection service to ensure that all standards related to quality are achieved.
  • Support the QC Manager and QC Supervisor in any other reasonable duties that may be requested from time to time.

Main duties

  • Carrying out inspection of the business’ manufactured products at all stages of manufacture including work at suppliers.
  • Ensuring that the status and control on non-conforming products is in accordance with relevant procedures.
  • Maintaining clear and accurate records of inspection findings at all times and reporting all and every deviation to the QC Supervisor.
  • Working with customer on-site inspectors to complete witness/hold points determined as part of the inspection and test plan.
  • Ensuring strict compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures with reference to health, safety and quality.
  • Delivery of inspection activities to meet production schedule with focus on quality and on-time delivery.
  • Ensuring that the housekeeping in the areas under the control of the QC department are maintained to the highest standard.
  • Ensuring all measuring equipment is calibrated before use.
  • Supporting continuous improvement in the department and integrating best practice.
  • Completing cross functional training as requested in other QC areas to allow greater departmental flexibility and coverage for annual leave.
  • Operating handling equipment such as forklift trucks and overhead cranes to manipulate items under inspection.
  • Carrying out any other reasonable duties that may be requested from time to time.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

  • Communicate effectively in spoken and written formats.
  • Deliver excellent customer satisfaction by consistently meeting or exceeding expectations.
  • Understand customer needs and develop interventions to fulfil requirements.
  • Ensure excellent service delivery through operational excellence.


  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Intermediate computer skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.


  • HS Qualification, or equivalent, level in a manufacturing, engineering or sciences discipline.


  • Working within a Quality Control department.
  • Proven track record within a fast pace, demanding manufacturing environment.
  • Involvement in change initiatives and projects with a view to continual improvement.
  • Building strong relationships and working as part of a team.

Physical demands

  • Work may occasionally involve lifting of materials and product up to 25kg.

Working environment

  • Frequently required to use Personal protective equipment (ear plugs, safety glasses, steel toe shoes) in designated areas.
  • Factory-based.
  • Frequent travel to multiple local sites and may be involved in global travel.
  • Out-of-hours working as some facilities operate 24/7.