Quality Control Engineer job description template

About this position

We are seeking an experienced Quality Control Engineer to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for providing quality assurance and inspection of products, materials, and processes to ensure that they meet industry standards and customer requirements. You will also be responsible for conducting root cause analysis and investigations to resolve quality-related problems. The ideal candidate will have a passion for quality control and a commitment to continuous improvement.


1. Develop and maintain quality control standards and procedures to ensure product compliance with customer requirements.

2. Develop and implement test plans, protocols and inspection processes in accordance with ISO 9001 and other applicable standards.

3. Monitor and inspect incoming and outgoing products to ensure quality and accuracy.

4. Investigate and analyze customer complaints and non-conforming products and recommend corrective actions.

5. Develop and maintain a quality assurance system to ensure that products meet customer specifications.

6. Identify and recommend improvements in existing processes, procedures and products.

7. Provide technical support and guidance to other departments on quality control procedures.

8. Assist in maintaining compliance with applicable national, international and internal standards and regulations.

9. Prepare detailed reports on quality control activities and findings.

10. Develop and implement training programs and materials on quality control processes.


• Bachelor's degree in engineering, science or related field

• 3+ years of experience in Quality Control/Quality Assurance

• Knowledge of quality control principles, methods and techniques

• Ability to troubleshoot, identify and resolve problems

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


Quality Standards
ISO 9000 ISO 9001 ISO 14001 Quality Standards
Knowledge of regulatory frameworks
Statutory Requirements Regulations
Problem solving
Making fact based decisions to solve problems Identifying and anticipating problems Working with others to solve problems Implementing solutions
Process Improvement
Process Improvement Flowcharts
Quality Control
Quality Control Product Testing Laboratory Tests Product Resistance
Policy & Compliance Management
Data Compliance Legal Compliance Policy Control Compliance Management Company Policies
Customer Service
Customer Service Complaint Management
Inspection Control
Visual Product Inspection Nondestructive Testing
Analytical thinking
Identifying cause and effect relationships Gathering information and data