Quality Supervisor

Department: Quality Team

Location: Rotherham

Closing Date: 06/01/2020

Contact: Pyronix Recruitment (+44 (0)1709 700 100)


 To supervise a team of Quality Inspectors to ensure everything from raw materials to finished products meet quality and safety standards specified in the specification/build documentation.  Ensure accurate maintenance of inspection records by the team for data analysis.  Investigate issues of internal / external non-conformity also accurately / efficiently reporting any quality concerns arising from routine quality control inspectors / inspections / returned product.



  • Ability to read and interpret product build information, ideally with experience of electronics manufacturing.
  • Supervise daily inspection work routines through the manufacturing process to ensure product fitness purpose. Also, ensuring that operators follow company standard operating procedures.
  • Ensure inspectors / operators are using appropriate equipment to ensure accurate and repeatable measurements are taken through the process and recorded.
  • Supervise the process of visual inspections using product build information, sample parts and approved master / golden samples to ensure finished product fitness for purpose. Ensuring master / golden samples are legible.
  • Ensure accurate maintenance of inspection and other quality records
  • Access all relevant systems (SAP), databases to confirm and changes to component specification, supply or inspection criteria.
  • Ability to isolate an issue of non-conformity, reporting and taking actions required to limit business impact.
  • Manage quarantine areas ensuring that disposition of non-conforming material is promptly determined
  • Lead non-conformance investigations to identify root cause and corrective actions
  • Actively participate in and/or lead continuous improvement activities




  • Previous supervisory experience working within a Quality Control/Assurance department in an electronics manufacturing environment.
  • Be competent in reading detailed and complex component specifications/diagrams and be able to understand engineering drawing and tolerances.
  • Experience in generating and maintaining information / systems using Microsoft excel spreadsheets and Microsoft word processing.
  • Ability to plan your own workload effectively and that of a team of inspectors, whilst maintaining diligence and accuracy under pressure.
  • Possessing a ‘Can Do’ attitude being quality focused and orientated
  • The use of Quality core tools (8D, 5Y, Ishikawa)


  • Experience of Internal Auditing
  • Experience of writing standard operating procedures
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 Quality Systems
  • Experience of working with SAP and/or Q-Pulse systems



If you think you have the necessary qualities for this position, please e-mail your CV with a covering letter to: debrat@pyronix.com

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