We are seeking a Quality Assurance Engineer and Quality Control Supervisor to join our dynamic manufacturing team in our Regina, Saskatchewan Canada location.
This is an immediate full time staff position. The successful candidate will resolve process and product quality problems to prevent reoccurrence and to facilitate the management of customer complaints through effective internal and customer communication. This individual will work with the Quality Coordinator on day-to-day quality management improvements and the divisional quality team on broader issues.
Conduct and coordinate product and process analyses (often in coordination with R&D) to synthesize complex technical information into meaningful conclusions and prepare comprehensive reports related to improvement initiatives
Perform periodic audits to ensure conformance with documented work procedures. As required, participate in TPG internal and external audit functions
Manage on-site customer quality complaints and the communication with the customer and the company sales and technical teams
Coordinate and manage the continual improvement process utilizing structured problem solving within the corrective and preventive action processes
Perform periodic process audits to ensure conformance with documented work procedures. As well participate in TPG internal and external quality audit functions
Monitor and trend daily/weekly key quality metrics and communicate issues to mill management as part of effort to identify improvement opportunities
Assist in the administration and improvement of the quality system to maintain compliance with quality standards
University Engineering degree in Metallurgical / Materials or Mechanical disciplines (preferred)
5+ years of Quality Assurance Engineer experience OR 1-5 years of experience leading teams in a product or process development role within an industrial manufacturing environment
Good knowledge of steel processes and tubular products, knowledge of metals-based manufacturing processes, including chemical and mechanical testing procedures
Experience facilitating and solving quality problems (including 8D with RCA) bringing in ideas and buy-in from interdepartmental groups
Experience developing, reporting and presenting ideas and projects to various levels of management and customers
Demonstrated experience working with customers, inspectors, bargaining unit members and management staff within a production environment
Experience in statistical data analysis and process analysis
Trained and certified in quality auditing
Good capability in MS Office packages
Mechanical, metallographic or chemical testing lab experience (preferred)
Six-sigma green belt or better qualifications (preferred)
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