BIC® Current Job Opportunity – Apply Now!

Posted on :

6 Apr, 2023

Category :

Quality Assurance/Control Jobs

BIC® products are known and appreciated all over the world for their quality, their affordability and ease of use. The ballpoint pen, the pocket lighter, the one-piece shaver are all part of the daily lives of millions of consumers. These products make BIC® one of the best known international brands, present in 3.2 million retail outlets, in more than 160 countries. As we explore the tremendous opportunities ahead, we have a need for dedicated and dynamic employees to help build our team. We are recruiting to fill the position below:





Job Title: Quality Control Officer
Job ID: 3235
Location: Sagamu, Ogun

Raw & Packaging material Quality Assurance:

  • Sample and test packaging and raw materials from suppliers for conformity to set specifications.
  • Approve or reject supplied inputs based on their quality status.
  • Monitor Shavers Assembly unit.
  • Ensure proper storage to avert contamination.
  • Reinforce FIFO during issuance and use

Component Moulding Quality Assurance:

  • To ensure line clearance is done to avoid mixing of different materials /master batches /pigments.
  • For each production line, prepare a line reference standard of the specified component and submit for review and authentication by the QA Manager.
  • Carry out quality checks on all defined parameters for barrels, supports, tubes, buttons, caps, stems to ensure the components manufactured conforms to set specifications.

Ink filling Quality Assurance:

  • Ensure line changeovers checks are done before ink fill line starts.
  • Take extra measures to avoid change over ink cross contamination
  • Evaluate at set time intervals, the defined ink fill attributes (test writing, ink content, writing quality, swedging, Free ink level etc.).
  • Identify defects that may impact on the functional attributes of the ink fill (compromise writing /requirements set by LSNL/BIC)
  • Capture rejects, scrap data, trend and initiate timely corrective actions

Customer/ consumer complaints and Trade Returns:

  • Evaluate and prepare test reports specifying quality status of any complaint and the action to be taken
  • Record complaints data, trend and initiate timely corrective actions

LSNL/BIC Assembly operations (Ball point pens and Shavers):

  • Ensure line clearance is done to avoid mixing of different customer orders and relevant check sheet are prepared and signed
  • Check and verify that the components and packaging materials issued for product assembly conform to set quality requirements and either approve for use or reject the defective components
  • Prepare reports for all test samples collected online
  • Carefully examine pen points/shavers, identify for defects that can affect writing and shaving performance
  • Prepare a line reference standard for each production line and submit for review and authentication by the QA Manager
  • Check the wooden hammers used for manual assembly have good quality rubber on both sides to avoid damaging the point.
  • Perform hanging hole test at interval and report accordingly.
  • Verify all screen print coupons before start of production. Review screen printed pens against approved sample
  • Record rejects, scrap data, trend and initiate timely corrective actions
  • Ensure all non-conforming materials are well segregated and properly disposed of
  • Ensure that the correct quantities are packed at the weighing area and the correct batches and customer names are well coded as planned
  • Bar coding controls –control of issuance to ensure specificity to product, conduct scan testing

Calibration – Weights & Measures:

  • Carry out daily weighing scale checks(calibration)
  • Identify & Isolate any faulty equipment’s
  • Document calibration results and submit for review
  • Set and check of measurement gauges for accurate dimension achievement.


  • To keep QA laboratory, tidy always

To Apply:
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

Application Deadline:
Not Specified.

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