Quality Controller Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Position: Quality Controller

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

Industry: Manufacturing

Our Client, a market leader in spring mattress manufacturing is urgently seeking to recruit top-performing, versatile and enthusiastic Quality Controller.

The Quality Controller will be responsible for checking the quality of incoming and outgoing materials/products, as well as the production procedures.

He/she will be instrumental in running tests, keeping a record of defects, analyzing products, and overseeing procedures by performing the following duties;

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Inspect, test, or measure materials or products being produced to conform to the set limits.
  • Lead in sampling and analysis procedures for all incoming raw materials, in process production, packing materials as well as outgoing products quality levels.
  • Ensure incoming foam mattresses, and the other raw materials quality parameters are within the set specifications.
  • Monitor operations to ensure that they meet production standards from the supper to the customer.
  • Recommend adjustments to the assembly or production process to ensure quality & process conformance.
  • Come up with quality parameters and standard operating procedures for the Laboratory to run smooth.
  • Collaborate with production team to ensure quality defects, reworks & rejects are eliminated compared to set standards and specifications.
  • Ensure that the laboratory equipment/apparatus used at the Site are calibrated and maintained in accordance with the stipulated schedule.
  • Report inspection and test data such as weights, density, temperatures, moisture content, and quantities inspected.
  • Taking part in the daily 5S activities in the workplace for continual workplace improvement.
  • Giving accurate, reliable, timely analytical reports on quality to the management.
  • Any other lawful duties and responsibilities assigned by the management from time to time.

Key Competencies & Qualifications:

  • BSc/Higher National Diploma in Analytical Chemistry or any other related field from a recognized institution
  • Certificate in quality control/quality assurance will be an added advantage
  • Must have at least 5 years’ verifiable work experience in a similar role
  • In depth knowledge of quality control procedures and legal standards
  • Attention to detail and result oriented
  • Must possess demonstrated ability to work systematically and diligently
  • Good communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Must possess analytical and problem solving skills
  • Team player
  • Must possess high level of integrity
  • Accountability – Accountable for measurable, high-quality, timely, and cost effective results.
  • Initiative – Takes prompt action to accomplish tasks and meet goals and objectives.

How to Apply

If you’re up to the challenge, kindly send CV and cover letter only to recruitment@linkarkconsultants.com before close of business 15th October 2020.

Clearly indicate the position applied for and expected salary on the subject line.


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Updated: October 13, 2020 — 7:06 pm