Quality Technician Fulltime

Job Description:

Weener Plastics is a full service global supplier of innovative plastic packaging solutions. The company designs, develops and manufactures added value Caps, Closures, Roll-on Balls, Jars and Bottles for the Personal Care, Food & Beverage and Home Care markets.

Weener Plastics employs about 4,700 people and has 26 facilities in 18 countries worldwide with Headquarters in Ede, The Netherlands.

Vision, Mission and Values: WE CARE, WE INSPIRE, WE DELIVER.

Job Title: Quality Technician

Responsible to: Quality Manager

Hours: 8 am - 4.30 pm, Monday to Friday

Key duties and responsibilities to include, but are not limited to:

  • Performance testing of current products, to ensure adherence to specification;
  • General administration;
  • Measurement analysis using all facilities available and transferring data to spreadsheets;
  • Inspection of productions during manufacture;
  • Induction training of quality & hygiene modules;
  • Operator quality training for grades OP1 & OP2;
  • Identify training needs and organise training interventions to meet quality standards;
  • Supporting operator development and knowledge;
  • Production audits to quality standards;
  • "Q00" quarantine controls and corrective actions;
  • Support the investigation, RC & CAPA for external and internal Non Conformances;
  • Support external audits (ISO9001, BRCGS);
  • Maintenance & upkeep of Quality Retention samples & system;
  • Quality representation in meetings as required;
  • Active involvement in promoting a proactive Quality & Safety Culture to the site;
  • Support of Shift Quality Technicians as required.


  • IT literate to include MS Office is essential;
  • Good organisation skills with attention to detail;
  • Good written and verbal communication skills at all levels of the business;
  • Ability to work in wider teams to ensure business strategies are met;
  • Capability to meet goals/objectives;
  • Ability to respond flexibly to business pressures;
  • Ability to work under pressure and achieve target deadlines;
  • Capable and willing to promote a Quality & CI culture;
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.


  • GCSE English and Maths essential or equivalent level;
  • Educated to A-Level standard (desirable);
  • Experience of working within Quality (essential), within a FMCG environment (preferable);
  • Quality assurance experience is desirable ideally in a food or food packaging environment;
  • SPC understanding.

More information:

Salary: £22,000.00-£25,000.00 per annum


  • Bike to work scheme
  • On-site parking
  • Employee referral programme
  • Career progressions
  • Shut down period over Christmas

COVID-19 considerations:
COVID-19 rules and regulations for on-site visits are provided upon entry.


Please email Marina Maytum with your CV and cover letter. A full job description will be provided.


12 Jan 2022