PAL Aerospace is a proud partner of Airbus Defence & Space for the Government of Canada’s Fixed Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) aircraft replacement program.
Through AirPro Search and Rescue Services (a joint venture between Airbus DS and PAL), the AirPro team will be responsible for fleet management tasks.
In addition, PAL Aerospace will be responsible for the In-Service Support which covers all aspects of the maintenance work not undertaken by Royal Canadian Air Force technicians.
It will include high value work such as repairs, 2nd and 3rd level maintenance, future modification work and depot level maintenance of the aircraft.
This significant and exciting project will pave the way for innovation and opportunity within PAL Aerospace, while growing our operations.
In an effort to expand our current team, PAL Aerospace is currently looking for a Quality Manager to join the AirPro team in Ottawa, ON.
Duties and Responsibilities :
Responsible for the implementation and management of the quality system
Develops, assures, and maintains the quality of processes and procedures
Coach team members on quality management to ensure quality system, procedures, and processes are followed
Liaise with key stakeholders to promote an understanding quality requirements
Implement and maintain ISO 9001 - AS-9100 system
Responsible for process audits and both external and internal quality audits as well as any required corrective action plans.
Amending customer documentation as required
Responsible to lead team in problem solving, root cause analysis, and corrective actions for non-conformities
Maintain the statistical process and control
Chairing of Quality Meetings and Working Groups
Acting as the AirPro main point of contact for quality management
Identify, development and manage new methods of quality management for continuous improvements
Other duties as assigned Qualifications :
At least seven (7) years managing ISO 9001 AS 9100 Quality systems
Knowledge of Airworthiness requirements including Continuing Airworthiness
At least three years’ experience in Quality Management in an aerospace environment
Demonstrated experience in managing quality systems
Proven experience leading audits internally and externally
Ability to effectively communicate quality system requirements and measurements with non-quality personnel
Able to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Process driven and able to meet tight deadlines
Strong problem solving skills; ability to think outside the box
Ability to instruct Aircraft Maintenance personnel on quality topics
Ability to use various measurement devices
Exceptional organizational skills
Previous experience working with DND will be considered an asset
Ability to meet program security requirement
Must be able to travel within Canada and internationally as required