+44 (0) 1580 891521

Location: Staplehurst, Kent

Salary: £22k – £28k per annum DOE

Hours: 8.00am – 5.00pm, Monday to Friday

Contract: Full time, Permanent

Due to continued growth and expansion Magnetic Shields are now currently recruiting for a Quality Technician to join their team. 

Magnetic Shields are leading specialists in the manufacture of bespoke magnetic shielding. Established for over 60 years, our experience and expertise allow us to adapt to the changing market and provide high quality, complex shielding solutions for emerging applications. 

This is a hands-on role that would suit an experienced Quality Technician with a strong background in the inspection of fine limit sheet metal fabrications and associated products. 

Key Tasks/Duties of this role:

  • Final inspection of sheet metal & machined components to drawings manufactured in our engineering plant
  • Inspection of incoming raw materials and sub-contract operations
  • In-process inspection of parts
  • Maintain all quality records
  • Calibration of measuring equipment
  • Assisting the quality engineer with non-conforming investigations
  • Assisting with ISO 9001 management system duties
  • Meeting production deadlines for orders
  • Supporting the quality team in discussions with suppliers & customers over concerns & issues 

Within this role you will be responsible for ensuring all aspects of day to day inspection duties are met.


Essential skills:

  • Experience of fine limit sheet metal inspection
  • Experience of using measurement equipment
  • A good understanding of reading engineering drawings, tolerances and first principle measuring techniques
  • Experience and understanding of ISO 9001
  • Strong organisational and decision-making skills
  • Proficient IT skills and experience of ERP systems
  • Team player possessing good inter-personal skills with the ability to communicate to staff at all levels
  • Possess a fine attention to detail


Desirable Skills

  • Experience of CMM
  • Experience of XRF analysis
  • Experience of hardness and tensile testing
  • Experience of 8D, FMEA, AQAP processes

Headcorn Road  |  Staplehurst  |  Tonbridge  |  Kent  |  TN12 0DS  |  UK

Tel : +44 (0) 1580 891521  Fax : +44 (0) 1580 893345

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