Product Technologist

Recruiter
VMC Accessories Ltd
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Salary is dependent on experience
Posted
08 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
The role:

You will be part of a small technical team working closely with design, account management, QC and factories. Your role is to ensure products are developed and produced to a high quality and that they are fit for purpose, whilst meeting all the necessary applicable standards.

-Manage the sealing process – preparation and sample review

-Attend fit meetings with customers

-Maintain workbooks and communicate comments to Chinese factories

-Create size specifications

-Work with construction standards & technical manuals

-Carry out risk assessments

-Assess, manage, submit and review the testing of products

-Issue wash care and label information for packaging

-Monitor and record product status using the critical path

-Assess QC results and advise QC team on required actions

-Support with factory compliance


This role will involve travel in the UK and China

You will report to the Technical & QA Manager


The candidate:

At least 2 years in a similar role

Ability to manage multiple tasks and to work to tight deadlines

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent time management and organisational skills


Knowledge/Understanding of:

-BS 7907 Code of Practice for the Design & Manufacture of Children’s Clothing

-EN71 Safety of Toys

-REACH

-Construction & manufacturing methods

-Pattern cutting

-Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)


Permanent or Temporary considered for the right candidate



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