Senior quality officer

Job Title: Senior quality officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ashford
Health and Safety
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-09-23
Contact Name: Pabudu Bandara
Contact Email:
Job Published: 22 days ago

Job Description

Senior quality officer
This is a permanent opportunity paying a competitive salary.
I am currently recruiting for a water testing laboratory who are looking to hire a Senior quality officer for their laboratory based in Kent. This would be an exciting opportunity for an individual who has experience within water chemistry testing coupled with quality management.

Job responsibilities:

• Provide support and assistance in ISO17025 accreditation status of the water chemistry testing laboratory
• Resolve quality issues for all relevant departments
• Providing training to staff and cross department training
• Suggesting and implementing changes to the quality system
• Responsible for managing quality related projects
• Ensuring records are maintained
• Working with all staff to ensure quality control policies are being followed.

Qualifications required to do this role:

• Degree in Chemistry or equivalent
• Proven experience in working according ISO17025 guidelines is essential
• Knowledge in and experience in using analytical instruments such as ICP-OES, ICP-MS and Ion
• Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
• Previous experience within water chemistry testing laboratory is highly preferred but happy to consider who
comes food/water/environmental etc as long as they have strong knowledge in ISO17025
• Knowledge in quality systems and UKAS accreditation processes

If you are interested in this role, please contact Pabudu Bandara on 07719103517 or email