Quality Controller – HOSM

  • Location: HOSM
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Hourly Pay: £10.23 - £12.63

Are you looking to work for a business that really rewards its employees?

For example, Bonus holiday entitlement for length of service!

As well as promoting continuous learning, training and development programmes to enhance your skills, alongside progressive rates of pay, above living wage, based on ability, so the more you learn the more they pay!

Sound like a role for you? Then look no further than our Quality Control role.


Our client offers the best of a dynamic, fast growing business along with a family environment, that is built on making sure employees have the opportunity to be involved in how the business grows.

Based in Holme on Spalding Moor, on the outskirts of York/ Goole, they are a leading designer, manufacturer and installer of bespoke manufactured stone products in the UK since 1927.

Our client is in the middle of a multimillion-pound investment in technology and systems. Due to this they require additional Quality Controllers.

Job Role

In this Quality Controller role you will be working as part of their Quality Control team. You’ll be responsible for signing off finished worktops prior to being prepared for despatch to our customers. This role requires high levels of attention to detail, the ability to read and interpret technical drawings, the ability to challenge others work in a respectful and fair manner, with the confidence to make decisions.

For the role of Quality Controller duties will include;

  • Checking specifications versus agreed drawings
  • Undertaking visual and measurement tests
  • Informing Production Operatives of adjustments
  • Approves finished products by confirming specifications versus agreed drawings
  • Returning products for re-work
  • Inspecting documents
  • Accurate recording of re-work and waste
  • Updating internal IT systems
  • Undertaking visual inspection of any returned goods to confirm reasons for return
  • Undertaking informal investigations when needed in to customer complaints
  • Inspecting the quality of any repairs or corrections to the stone to ensure they meet the agreed production standards
  • Determining in-house quality procedures, standards and specifications
  • Implementation of Quality Systems covering all stages of the production process
  • Maintaining and coordinating complaints system including corrective actions
  • Liaison with all areas of production to ensure quality is met or exceeded
  • Ensuring that manufacturing processes comply with standards at both national and international level
  • Working with operating staff to establish procedures, standards, systems and procedures
  • Writing management and technical reports and determining training needs
  • Acting as a catalyst for change and improvement in performance and quality
  • Directing objectives to maximise profitability
  • Recording, analysing and distributing statistical information
  • Auditing, validating and distribution of quality statistics


Skills & Qualification

  • Experience of QC in an engineering or product based manufacturing role
  • Demonstrate exceptional judgement when making decisions
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Confident communicator with the ability to explain things clearly
  • Organised with the ability to prioritise and plan own work-load
  • Multi-tasker – ability to carry out a variety of tasks simultaneously
  • Self-starter with the ability to prioritise and focus the team workload.
  • Ability to be pragmatic, commercial and realistic whilst not compromising on standards


Your role will initially start through Yorkshire Staffing Services on a temporary basis, however many candidates have gone on to be offered a permanent contract direct with our client. Once a permanent employee you can take full advantage of our benefits package;

  • Free company health plan for all employees
  • Discounts in over 1000 retailers, to share with family and friends
  • Bonus holiday entitlement for length of service.
  • Monetary awards for employees who go above and beyond
  • Continuous learning, training and development programmes to enhance your skills.
  • Progressive rates of pay above living wage, based on ability, so the more you learn the more they pay.
  • Long service awards

Hours & Pay Rates

This job is Monday to Friday and runs on a 3 shift rotating pattern

Basic rate of £8.42 per hour However out client pays a Shift Allowance – if you have attended all the shifts and turned up on time, the pay rate is £10.23 – this is for the first 48 hours per week.

Any hours over 48 hours will be paid at £12.63

How to apply

Without delay email your CV or call 01482 213570 to apply!

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Yorkshire Staffing Services are acting as an employment business for temporary assignments

You will consider yourself to be an experienced people and manufacturing supervisor or area leader, with credible history of meeting production targets whilst building a team around you.