Quality Controller

Henstridge, Somerset

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Job Description

Monitor and assess quality across all production processes (incl. Goods In), ensuring that the needs of the customer and business are balanced at all-time leading to optimum outcomes for both. The Quality Controller will be expected to be cooperative and work well with other members of the team and to have a professional positive attitude. Also, the ability to observe and pay attention to details. Must be highly motivated, task driven, well organised and able to cope with complex issues.

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Average basic salary of £22,000 - £26,000 per annum, dependent on experience.

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Available at time and a half.


Shifts Available

15.00 – 23:30, Monday - Friday, 40 hours per week



Competitive salaries and annual salary reviews


Performance appraisals and annual bonus scheme

Assistance Programme

Opportunity for overtime


Additional opportunities for training and development


Contributory pension scheme (5%)

Life Insurance

Life insurance


Length of service rewards


Private medical healthcare


Two weeks sick pay allowance (after 5 years’ service)


Five additional days holiday after 12 months’ service


Specsavers vouchers to those that specifically require it for their role

Assistance Programme

Employee Assistance Programme

Duties & Responsibilites

  • Performing the inspection of product throughout the manufacturing process and final release
  • Supporting the batch traceability process
  • Conducting investigations on quality non-conformance issues
  • Delivering detailed quality associated training to personnel when required
  • Supporting internal audits as well as external audit programmes when required
  • Inspecting and calibrating measuring equipment according to the calibration plan
  • Delivering detailed quality associated training to personnel when required
  • Monitoring quality management system awareness at all levels within the Company
  • Helping to manage quality control systems for external businesses
  • Working alongside other departments and personnel in the Company to improve systems
  • Carrying out any other work as directed by the Quality Manager
  • Carrying out final inspections as per agreed KPI’S
  • Attending all training courses as and when required


Experience isn’t essential as extensive training will be given. Basic maths and literacy skills required.

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For more information contact

 hr@ajnsteelstock.co.uk or call 01638 555 500

AJN Steelstock is one of the UK’s leading steel stockholders operating from two sites in Kentford, Suffolk and Henstridge, Somerset. We have an outstanding reputation for service and reliability and are proud of our continued inclusion in the Sunday Times PwC Top Track 250 League Table and the London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain’.