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Ramp Quality Assurance Technician - Pokeno

Pokeno, New Zealand

Reference: 5334734

  • Based in New Autocast Factory
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities
  • Pokeno Location

Hynds are currently seeking a Ramp QA Technician to join our busy manufacturing team. Our Pokeno facility is our newest and largest manufacturing site and marks an exciting period of innovation, efficiency, and quality improvements within Hynds This role will be responsible to meet the ongoing quality requirements in the manufacturing of concrete pipes in our Autocast factory. You will ensure all quality requirements as set out in the S-Mark are achieved on the Pokeno site

Role responsibilities include:

  • Carry out precast dimensional checks pre-pour and post pour in alignment with specifications and inspection and test plans
  • Dimensional check of reinforcement cages
  • NCR reports and advises on corrective actions
  • Closing out NCRs with the customer and internal stakeholders
  • Checking of precast moulds
  • Routine product testing in accordance with national and international standards and in-house procedures
  • Making/testing concrete cylinders/concrete raw materials as per specs
  • Initial training of factory staff in the repair methodologies
  • Writing standard operating procedures/quality assurance documentation
  • Leading quality and advising on industry best practice

What you will bring:

  • Must have a good understanding of laboratory work, experience in civil engineering and manufacturing procedures and experience in lab procedures for testing concrete samples and products
  • Tertiary qualification in a QA/Civil Engineering related field
  • Computer literate on MS Office including Excel spreadsheets would be a distinct advantage
  • Able to work to production schedules and meet targets
  • Ability to monitor and continually improve production efficiencies while performing to the highest standard
  • Flexible with being able to work on your own and within a team environment
  • Able to learn quickly over a variety of equipment
  • Able to work in confined spaces and at heights with a reasonable level of physical fitness
  • Accurate timekeeping with the ability to work to deadlines
  • High level of both verbal and written communication skills
  • Understanding and experience with NZ manufacturing safety standards

Consideration will be given to the candidates with a minimum of 12 months relevant experience.

Hynds are committed to high levels of health and safety. Therefore, all candidates will be expected to pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug screen test, along with satisfactorily passing a medical and criminal history check. You will also need the legal eligibility to work in NZ.

About us:

At Hynds, we are New Zealand's premier product supplier for the management of wastewater and water-based waste in the civil and rural infrastructure markets. Hynds remains proudly family-owned since 1973 and has built its reputation on customer service and innovation. We are committed to helping our team succeed and believe in the Hynds values to guide the way. Hynds is a place where people matter, where we do what's right and where we connect with our customers.

What we can offer:

  • Competitive remuneration with Southern Cross health insurance
  • A Values focused and supportive environment
  • Career, learning & development opportunities

This position offers a unique career opportunity and challenge that you won't find anywhere else in New Zealand