Reference : 565984

Quality Assurance Technician

  • Technical Production
  • United Kingdom RAINFORD,
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 03/06/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – Our key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Quality Assurance Technician opportunity.

What impact will you have in this role?

This role is working with  Saint-Gobain Industrial Ceramics - part of the Saint-Gobain group and a worldwide leader in ceramics solutions. The company manufactures a variety of Refractory and Engineered Ceramic materials for worldwide applications in metallurgical processing, high temperature processing, chemical, temperature and abrasion resistant applications. In this role you will;

  • ensure that our ISO9001 quality management system is implemented and maintained across all functions of the business ensuring alignment to site strategy and customer requirements

  • conduct scheduled audits on Business Management Systems processes in-line with Technical specifications, international standards and customer requirements.

  • devise and implement procedures for the effective control of process change ensuring they are fully integrated into business processes

  • Maintain a system of Quality Assurance of all manufactured product on site


    What kind of person are we looking for?

    First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?

  • Previous experience within a QMS environment, ideally in a manufacturing environment

  • Ability to quickly understand details of a complex product range with high attention to detail and ability to work accurately

  • Problem solving and analytical skills

  • Previous laboratory experience would be beneficial, but not mandatory

  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills

 Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale. We have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employ 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of the most well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.

You are applying to work with Saint-Gobain Industrial Ceramics, this is one of more than 30 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you will be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.


Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.