Quality Check Technician, Quality Checker, Quality Control Executive, Quality Control Supervisor, Quality Technician

Minimum Preferably ITI Graduate

Certified training for Incoming QC Technician (programme aligned to ELE/Q4401 released by Electronics Sector Skills Council of India)

Minimum 1-2 years of experience in IT Hardware manufacturing

The tasks an Incoming QC Technician is expected to perform include:

Undertaking physical and functional quality check of components and modules received from suppliers

Ensuring that defect-free components and modules are used in production and assembling of hardware equipment

Well-versed with different products assembled in the plant and their module requirement

Knowledge of basic electronics involved in the hardware

Adept with input, output and functions of sub-assemblies and modules of the product

Well-versed with voltage and power requirement for different hardware devices

Knowledge of memory, input, output and storage devices

Proficient with different modules in hardware equipment for example SMPS, drivers, hard disk, battery, mother board in case of a desktop

Adept with testing methods followed for checking different components and modules in a hardware

Well-versed with different test jigs and their purposes

Knowledge of standard specifications and quality requirements of modules as per the specification sheet

Proficient with physical testing on parameters such as measurement, shape, dimensions

Adept with functional testing of components and modules

Proficient in using tools such as electronic screwdrivers, multi-meter, Vernier caliper, etc.

Well-versed with Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) and precautionary steps

Knowledge of how to document the material movement note and monitor all the actions performed

Adept with all safety rules, policies and procedures

Knowledge of quality standards to be followed

Not applicable

Good eyesight

Attention to details

Dexterity of hands



Ability to handle various tools and equipment

Hardworking and persistent

Time management skills

It needs one to be on their toes

Work from home option is not available

Part-time and contractual jobs maybe available

Travelling is not part of this job role

May require supervising a Worker or Helper

Working hours

Working hours are 9/10 hours everyday for 5/6 days a week. This may vary company to company

Shift system maybe be available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is considered to be mildly hazardous or dangerous

Health risks include exposure to open wire/circuit, dealing with high/low voltage supplies, etc.

Occupational hazards include minor electric shocks, physical injury, back pain, neck pain, fatigue, etc.

For freshers INR 10,000 to INR 18,000 per month For candidates with 1-2 years of experience-INR20,000 to INR 30,000 per month (These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Future Trends for Electronics and IT Hardware Sector in India

The Indian Electronics and IT Hardware sector has 6 key segments, namely Consumer Electronics, Industrial Electronics, IT Hardware, Telecommunication Equipment, Electronic Components, and Strategic Electronics. Consumer Electronics and Telecom Equipment are the largest segments with about 27% share each in total production.

The consumption of electronics in India is expected to reach $400 billion by 2020. The steady increase in the Private Final Consumption Expenditure (PFCE) on Home Appliances will drive the consumption and production of Electronics and IT Hardware in India, with major contributors being Computers, Consumer Electronics, and Telecom. It is expected that Indian Electronic and IT hardware sector will grow at a CAGR of about 17% till 2022.

The market of consumer electronics is expected to grow at a CAGR of 10 to 12 percent in future. Consumer electronic comprises of products like television, audio and video system, set top box, washing machine, air conditioners, etc. Television segment is the largest contributor to the growth of consumer electronics segment. While flat TV accounts for 55% of the domestics TV production, Hi-end products like LCD TV, Plasma TV, etc. are gaining popularity in India.

Telecommunication Equipment and IT Hardware are the fast growing segments with CAGR of 21% and 29% respectively. These segments have witnessed high growth rates due to the advent of IT and growth in the Indian Telecom Industry. Looking at a huge potential in Indian Electronics and IT Hardware sector, large number of foreign companies has started investing in India, resulting in high growth and employment generation in this sector.

Thus, with the growth in electronic and IT hardware manufacturing in India, demand for Incoming QC Technician is bound to increase. The human resource directly employed in the industry is estimated to increasing from the current level of 0.9 million to over 4 million by 2022. This would translate to an incremental human resource requirement of about 3 million to 3.2 million in the entire industry about 0.9 million in Engineer/ Incoming QC Technician by 2022

Electronic and IT products manufacturers and plants across India

Towns and cities across India

All ITIs across India

STQC Directorate

Department of Electronics and Information Technology (Deit

Y), Ministry of Comm & Info. Tech. Electronics Niketan, III Floor, 6, CGO Complex, Lodi Road, New Delhi - 110 003.

Asian Institute of Quality Management,Office No.95-96-97, 5th Floor G-Wing, K. K. Market, Near Bibewadi, Pune-Satara Road,Pune 411043

Indian Statistical Institute

7,S.J.S. Samsamwal Marg, New Delhi 110016

TQM International Pvt Ltd

BSEL Tech Park, B- Wing, 11th