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Quality & Technical Assistant

Portmeirion Group Limited

Stoke On Trent



Posted: 23/09/2022

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We are looking for a new team member to join our Quality & Technical department.

What sort of person are we looking for?

The ideal candidate would be someone looking to begin their journey in ceramic manufacturing and developing a good understanding of ceramic raw materials and processes.
The ability to manage workloads is essential as is the need to demonstrate continuous pride in the work produced.
Proven experience of innovative approaches to problem solving would also be desirable.
Accomplished communication skills both verbally and written.

Key Responsibilities

To perform routine testing of incoming raw materials and outgoing products and action non-conformances accordingly whilst maintaining a safe working environment.
To provide both proactive and reactive technical support to the production team to help maintain optimum process efficiency.
To develop and implement Technical Projects to help enable optimal process performances and to work towards Net Zero targets using knowledge of the materials used in our production processes.
To exchange information to enable decision making and problem solving to be carried out within the department, by other departments within the Company and by external bodies.
To seek, evaluate and organise information to aid decision making within the department, by other departments within the Company and by external bodies.

Why work for us

We believe that our people are our greatest asset and the Group’s success is directly related to the effectiveness of our people. We want people to join our team who are as passionate as we are about our six wonderful brands, our products, and our heritage and share the same values.

Together as one team we support each other on our journey to become the leading force in the global homewares sector by growing our seven amazing brands.

We are very proud of our Platinum Investors in People accreditation which demonstrates our commitment in leading, supporting and improving our teams. We also encourage, reward and embrace new ideas generated by our talented teams; we believe that everyone can and should have the opportunity to reach their potential with us and make a difference.


Competitive salary
Health care cash plan
High Street discount scheme
Life insurance
Car parking
Reward & recognition schemes
Discounts in our retail outlets
Dedicated training & development to enhance or progress your career including apprenticeships
Community volunteering days
Charity events
Long service awards
Employee wedding/retirement gifts
Employee retirement afternoon tea
Birthday recognition
Achievement awards
Enhanced annual leave & maternity
Bereavement leave
Free access to Portmeirion Village
Company pension scheme along with access to pension clinics
Innovation scheme & green team
Mental health first aiders

To be part of our exciting journey, please click on the link to be directed to upload your CV.

See our websites for our company profile.

About Portmeirion Group PLC

Portmeirion Group are a highly successful & well established business with one overall aim: to be the leading force in the global homewares sector by growing our six amazing brands. We have a culture whereby we work together as one team; we are respectful, think global, push boundaries, work hard and embrace tomorrow today.

Driven by the adoption of our global ESG initiative, Portmeirion Group is committed to developing the industry based upon three fundamental pillars; environment, social, & governance; within our global business units. Our colleagues are fundamental to our journey and as such, we are proud to hold workplace wellbeing accreditation & Investors in People Platinum status.

Location: Stoke
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time - Monday to Thursday 0715 – 1600, Friday (Apply online only)
Salary: Competitive

You may also have experience in the following: Quality Support Technician, Quality & Technical Support, Quality Engineer, Quality Technician, Quality Control Coordinator, Quality Control Technician, Quality Control, Quality Controller, Quality Support, Quality Assurance, Quality Inspector, QA, Steel, Oil and Gas, Compliance, Stock Control, Stock Control Systems, etc.

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