Senior Quality Engineering Specialist
Are you looking to apply your skills with a company that has a long track record of growth and success? Stackpole International designs and delivers solutions for customers around the globe. We combine world-leading expertise in fluid power systems and powder metal technology with world-class product and process engineering to solve our customers’ must difficult challenges. We have earned their trust by honoring our commitments.
Headquartered in Ancaster, Ontario, we operate from manufacturing facilities and technical centres throughout North America, Europe and Asia. Because we are a Johnson Electric company, we offer leading-edge capabilities in electrification. Our in-house development, test and manufacturing capabilities are focused on a unified goal: delivering high-quality, high-performance assemblies, components and systems for the applications of today and tomorrow.
We are looking to add a new member to our Quality Assurance department. This role is based in Mississauga, Ontario.
Responsible for supply-chain management activities at the cell-based level. Responsible for the overall development, continuous improvement, implementation, and success of the cell based business unit both internally and externally. Responsible for the prevention, containment, and root cause resolution of product quality or process issues.
§ Work with functional managers to develop and implement cell based systems which ensure long term satisfaction of customers, employees and shareholders
§ Run-off and implementation of cell based manufacturing equipment, in conjunction with advanced manufacturing group
§ Taking a leadership position, work closely with cell based Manufacturing Systems Technicians and production operators in resolving operational problems
§ Undertake continuous improvement projects and root cause resolution of Supplier, Production, or QOS systems problems
§ Lead and coach the Quality Technicians in order to allow all systems to fully satisfy the quality requirements of the customer and be ISO/IATF 16949 compliant
§ Ensure production cells operate in an efficient manor with appropriate error proofing, quality control systems, and a world class level for the quality of all products shipped
§ Work closely with supplier QE’s, Development Engineering personnel, and operational personnel to ensure ISO/TS 16949 compliance to AQP, PPAP, and production systems
§ Improve cell quality and productivity key indicators including scrap, thru-put, cycle time, and tool cost, and improve process control systems including the implementation of set up instructions, set up parameter sheets, set up check lists, and reaction plans
§ Work closely with customer SQE’s to ensure product quality requirements are understood and maintained throughout the supply chain
§ Responsible for cell specific FMEA, Control Plan design, Operational Controls, SPC systems
§ Responsible for final approval of PPAP submissions
§ Responsible for Weekly QOS/MRB Status Minutes Updates
§ An undergraduate degree in Engineering or Applied Science or appropriate combination of related education and experience
§ Experience in manufacturing and automotive quality requirements including ISO/IATF 16949; experience to interface major OEMs: Ford, GM, FCA
§ Experience in modern quality techniques such as Error Proofing, Designed Experiments, Statistical Control, FMEA, and all automotive quality requirements including PPAP, PSO, Problem Resolution, etc.
§ Excellent communication, negotiation, conflict management and problem solving skills; Ability to interact and lead effectively at all levels of the organization
What we offer…
- Training and Development opportunities
- Competitive salary, benefits and pension
- Intercultural team
- Regular information meetings and social events
- Great colleagues and work climate
Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Stackpole’s Accessibility for Ontarians Policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance. We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply.