Analyzes, evaluates and presents information concerning factors such as business situations, production capabilities, remanufacturing problems, statistical trends and proposed process changes.
Reviews factors in light of quality of product and reliability of quality during production.
Conducts internal audits on departments and business units to ensure compliance with company instructions and policies. Assists external auditors from various quality associations.
Researches, compiles and reviews company procedures.
Monitors, reviews and conducts sub-contractor audits in liaison with supplier development.
Collects and analyzes quality data for the purpose of identifying trends with respect to non-conformance documents.
Reports necessary information and offers solutions to production, materials and the company as a whole, to correct specification or process problems that are occurring.
Monitors warranty procedures including investigation, root-cause, corrective action and follow-up to ensure that continuous improvement is occurring.
Encourages and facilitates continuous improvement activities in the business units.
Reviews engineering changes, technical product changes and production build classification amendments.
Responsible for observing all applicable safety requirements and reporting immediately any unsafe practices / conditions.
Carries out special projects as assigned.
Strong planning, organizational, analytical, leadership, interpersonal, decision making, oral and written communication skills.
Thorough knowledge of company instructions, company processes, quality and original equipment manufacturer manuals.
Thorough knowledge of Transport Canada airworthiness certification requirements and other regulatory bodies.
Thorough knowledge of ISO 9000 quality system requirements.
Thorough knowledge of internal audit policies and procedures.
Thorough knowledge of quality improvement tools and techniques.
Working knowledge of PC's in the current company operating system environment.
Working knowledge of production management computer systems.
College diploma in mechanical engineering technology; or equivalent.
Experience in a manufacturing or aerospace environment.