QA Assistant - QC Analyst

Birmingham - Sovereign Road

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Would you like to be part of an organisation which is committed to improving patient lives worldwide through education, collaboration and innovation? 

Do you want to make a difference? 

If the answer is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for! 

We are looking for a QA Assistant who is organised and has great attention to detail. 

QA Assistant role is responsible for conducting incoming & outcoming checks to ensure our products are of the highest standard. 

The Role  

  • Ensuring components and processes are Regulatory and Quality System Compliant. 
  • Conduct inspections of incoming raw materials & Finished goods stock. 
  • Investigate component quality and/or technical issues and where necessary propose corrective and preventative actions. 
  • Timely action and completion of day-to-day work activities, including involvement with part set up, control plan creation and amendment. 
  • Collaboration and communication with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders to resolve issues and ensure both internal and external customer satisfaction. 
  • Raising of NCR’s, completion of relevant paperwork and actively working with Quality Engineer/other Departments to provide a resolution. 
  • Equipment maintenance and calibration. 
  • Respond effectively to Product Change and New Product Development. 
  • Undertaking QC team process improvement projects. 
  • Updating SOP’s and associated documentation. 
  • Training other staff members. 
  • Archiving incoming and outgoing inspection document records. 
  • Raising and owning change orders. 
  • Performing Raw Materials testing and following Laboratory practices. 
  • Willingness to work in various environments such as Office, Warehouse, Laboratory and Assembly area. This may involve manual handling and operating Hand Pallet Truck. This also involves wearing appropriate PPE (in the Warehouse and in the Laboratory area). 

The Ideal Candidate 

  • GCSE Maths & English (A-C) 
  • Good computer skills 
  • Ideally experience within QC checking or QA / RA environment 
  • Excellent communications & organisational skills 
  • Ability and background of working to deadlines and problem-solving abilities  

Working for us: 

Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, Binding Site is today recognised as a market leader in the development of products for the investigation of a range of disorders involving immunodeficiency.

The Company is built on the success of its people and values them as its key asset. Integral to Binding Site is creating a diverse and inclusive culture which welcomes and creates diversity of thought, action, and innovation where all 1,200 colleagues can truly thrive. Support and continuous education is reinforced through partnerships with organisations such as Stonewall.

With a strong focus on building a sustainable future for its workforce and local communities, Binding Site has high aspirations for continuous improvement and ensuring their people contribute to their future vision. In addition, Binding Site has recently been recognised at the 2021 Birmingham Post Business Awards, winning both “Company of the Year” and “International Trade and Export” Awards.

Working at Binding Site means being part of a global, award-winning community that delivers innovative solutions with shared ideas and a collective dedication to improving patient lives, worldwide.

Please be advised that due to the requirements of this role it will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks in the form of DBS check together with 5 years of employment references checks.

Location: Birmingham- Kings Norton 

Hours: 40 hrs Based on site. 


  • Competitive Salary 
  • Contributory Pension 
  • Life Assurance
  • Medicash-health benefit
  • 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays