product quality controller


Product quality controllers check the quality of manufactured products. They work in manufacturing facilities where they perform basic inspection and evaluation of products before, during or after the production process. They track production problems and send inferior or malfunctioning items back for repair.

Alternative label

  • production inspector

  • production controller

  • product quality control inspector

  • quality control inspector

  • assembly inspector

  • assembly line inspector

  • production quality controller

  • product inspector

  • product quality inspector

  • manufacturing product quality controller

  • manufacturing process quality controller

  • product compliance inspector

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database:


Narrower occupations

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences



Concept URI