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Career Opportunity > Quality Assurance Manager

We are looking for a Quality Assurance Manager who has a proactive approach to problem solving and wants to be part of a growing Canadian manufacturing company.

Reporting to the General Manager, the QA Manager will improve manufacturing methods and drive continuous improvement culture throughout the operation. The successful candidate will be responsible for process development, auditing programs, and continuous improvement initiatives in coordination with cross-functional teams.

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Starting date: As soon as possible
  • Number of positions to fill: 1
  • Compensation: Based on Experience
  • Work hours: Full time
  • Job status: Permanent, Non-Union Position
  • Work shift: Day

As a Quality Assurance Manager, you will:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain the quality management program
  • Establish quality standards using defined and measurable metrics
  • Participate and review in H&S risk analysis to provide solutions and eliminate hazards
  • Coach, mentor and develop direct reports by driving accountability and providing feedback
  • Work closely with customer service to address customer complaints including investigating and managing claims from start to finish
  • Provide detailed analysis on quality trends including “cost of quality” reporting
  • Manage the internal auditing program by performing daily/weekly audits and suggesting corrective actions based on analysis of results
  • Provide training to employees on quality standards and practices
  • Work with other Garaga manufacturing sites to identify best practices and document SOPs
  • Participate in leadership meetings as part of the local management team

What we are looking for in our Quality Assurance Manager:

  • Seven (7) to Ten (10) years within a manufacturing environment
  • Minimum of five (5) years progressive experience in Quality Assurance role
  • Degree in Engineering or relevant field
  • Experience managing and leading teams as a manager or supervisor
  • Certification in Six Sigma / Lean Manufacturing (Green belt or higher)
  • Continuous Improvement expertise in process auditing and development
  • Strong working knowledge of SPC Systems
  • Project management experience and/or certification
  • Demonstrated success working with cross-functional teams
  • Solid computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Positive attitude, with a mindset for continuous improvement!

Quality Assurance Manager

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