footwear quality controller


Footwear quality controllers perform visual analysis of the aspects of footwear, raw material and components applying criteria previously defined and decide on rejections or acceptances. They analyse collected data, prepare reports and deliver them to quality management. They apply previously defined quality management tools aiming at the better achievement of the objectives stated in the quality policy. They participate in monitoring and control of the quality system and in the implementation of corrective and preventive measures.

Scope notes

Excludes people performing laboratory control tests. 
 Excludes people performing managerial activities. 
 Includes people performing footwear quality control during or at the end of the production.

Alternative label

  • footwear quality assurance controller

  • footwear quality control analyst

  • footwear quality and compliance supervisor

  • footwear quality control inspector

  • footwear quality control officer

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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