Quality Manager

A market leader in the building materials industry is looking for a Quality Manager with strong lean manufacturing experience in Woodbridge, ON.

Reporting to the Plant Manager, they will be responsible for internal and external quality control; root cause analysis of nonconforming products and implementation of suitable corrective action; technical support for manufacturing processes; support in the review and approval of supplier’s and verification / inspection of new product, as required.

Responsibilities:

  • Verify product quality through audit and support the manufacturing operation.
  • Liaise with customers with respect to ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Quality planning (control plans, inspection instructions, etc) for products / processes
  • Support Manufacturing through training in required inspection activities and facilitation of the corrective action process
  • Verification of Process Control i.e.: SPC, First Run Capabilities, Machine Capabilities, Gauge R&R's
  • Preparation of ongoing product Capability Studies for products with critical / significant characteristics
  • Manage nonconforming product through generation of NMR, containment/inspection of n/c product, as required
  • Perform regular product/process verification audits - Layered Audits - to assess quality process effectiveness.
  • Support the review of supplier documentation in cooperation with other Quality team members
  • Generate quality performance reports as required.
  • Review programs for continuous improvement
  • Root cause all verbal and written customer concerns
  • Other duties as assigned by Senior Management

Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years experience as a Quality Manager/Senior Quality Engineer from a tier-1 automotive manufacturing environment an asset
  • University degree in engineering or equivalent experience
  • Certification in lean six sigma an asset
  • ASQ certification as CQE or CQM is a preferred requirement
  • Good understanding of lean manufacturing/continuous improvement
  • Good communicator and team player

About Us:

JP Recruitment specialize in technical positions in the engineering & manufacturing space across Canada.  For a listing of more jobs, visit www.jprecruitment.ca/jobs.