Quality Assurance Officer

Job Information

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    Category Other Logistics Jobs
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    Posted On Feb 11 ,2021
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    Qualifications HND/Bachelor's degree
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    Employer Name George Houston Resources (GHR)
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    Contact Email jobs@georgehoustonresources.com

Job Description

Job Summary

  • Interpret, build upon, and comply with company quality assurance standards
  • Carefully maintain complaint and nonconformance processing through records and tracking systems, including root cause and corrective actions
  • Document quality assurance activities with internal reporting and audits
  • Develop new standards for production and design, with improvements as needed, and create testing protocols for implementation across all service lines
  • Identify training needs and take action to ensure company-wide compliance
  • Pursue continuing education on new solutions, technology, and skills

Responsibilities

  • Working together with a Quality Assurance (QA) team to assess product problems and brainstorm solutions
  • Checking that raw materials or components involved in the production process are of suitable quality
  • Inspecting production machinery and employees to make sure the production process runs smoothly
  • Writing production plans that minimise risk of mistakes during production
  • Estimating time involved in assuring each product’s quality
  • Meeting project deadlines
  • Writing and reviewing testing plans
  • Performing stress tests that expose the product to increased temperature, vibration, and humidity
  • Investigating causes of defects that occur during the testing phase
  • Assessing whether employees need training to prevent mistakes during production
  • Creating test plan automation procedures
  • Suggesting improvements to company infrastructure and processes to prevent future mistakes during production
  • Communicating with Quality Control about existing defects and how to prevent them in future products
  • Communicating with other departments such as project management and engineering to coordinate scheduling for QA testing
  • Reporting discovered defects to all relevant departments for correction
  • Applying technical skills related to the product being tested (knowledge of programming languages to software QA, knowledge of machinery for hardware, etc.)
  • Conforming to regulations and international standards when it comes to testing and quality assurance

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or HND
  • 3-15 years of working experience as Quality Assurance professional in the manufacturing sector
  • Superb computer competence, including database management
  • Knowledge of quality assurance terminology, methods, and tools
  • Analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of testing best practices, version control practices and defect management practice
  • Preferably Male for gender balance.