Quality Inspector



An Amazing Career Opportunity for Quality Inspector

Location: Reading 

Job ID : 27618


The Quality Inspector will be responsible for ensuring that products meet the required quality standards before they are released to customers or the production line.


The ideal candidate will possess a keen eye for detail, strong analytical skills, and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

If this sounds like you keep on reading !


Who are we? 

HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places, and things, allowing people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely.

We are a high-tech software company headquartered in Austin, TX, with over 4,000 worldwide employees. 

Check us out here: www.hidglobal.com and https://youtu.be/23km5H4K9Eo 


As our Quality Inspector , you’ll support HID’s success by:

  • Perform thorough inspections of incoming materials, components, and finished products to ensure compliance with established quality standards and specifications.
  • Utilize a variety of inspection techniques, tools, and equipment such as calipers, micrometers, gauges, and visual aids to assess product quality.
  • Conduct visual inspections to identify defects, discrepancies, and deviations from quality standards, and document findings accurately.
  • Record inspection results, maintain detailed inspection records, and generate comprehensive reports to track quality trends and performance metrics.
  • Collaborate closely with production teams, engineers, and suppliers to address quality issues, resolve non-conformities, and implement corrective and preventive actions.
  • Participate in root cause analysis and quality improvement initiatives to enhance product quality, reliability, and customer satisfaction.
  • Prepare and present quality information to management, suppliers and customers as required.


What we will love about your background:

  • Excellent attention to detail, observational skills, and the ability to identify subtle defects or deviations in product appearance and dimensions.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communications skills in English and the ability to effectively communicate findings and actions.


Education and/or Experience:

  • Proven experience as a Quality Inspector or similar role in a manufacturing or production environment.
  • Strong understanding of quality control principles, inspection methods, and statistical process control techniques.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting engineering drawings, technical specifications, and quality standards.
  • Ideally the candidate will be trained and certified to IPC-A-610 standards
  • Candidate should possess a basic knowledge of electronics design principals and electronics manufacturing processes.


Why apply? 

  • Empowerment: You’ll work as part of a global team in a flexible work environment, learning and enhancing your expertise.
  • Innovation: You embrace challenges and want to drive ambitious change.
  • Integrity: You are results-orientated, reliable, and straightforward and value being treated accordingly.




We make it easier for people to get where they want to go!
On an average day, think of how many times you tap, twist, tag, push or swipe to get access, find information, connect with others or track something.  HID technology is behind billions of interactions, in more than 100 countries.  We help you create a verified, trusted identity that can get you where you need to go – without having to think about it.  
When you join our HID team, you’ll also be part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, the global leader in access solutions. You’ll have 61,000 colleagues in more than 70 different countries. We empower our people to build their career around their aspirations and our ambitions – supporting them with regular feedback, training, and development opportunities. Our colleagues think broadly about where they can make the most impact, and we encourage them to grow their role locally, regionally, or even internationally. As we welcome new people on board, it’s important to us to have diverse, inclusive teams, and we value different perspectives and experiences. 


Reading, ENG, GB, RG6 1AZ

Production & Skilled Trades
Travel Required: 0%-10%
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