Quality Assurance Manager, Engineering

Req ID:  62502
Location: 

Burlington, CA, L7L 4X6

Date:  Sep 19, 2022

QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER

 

For over 140 years our products have helped ensure the safe, reliable operations of key industries. With a passion for precision and partnership, Celeros Flow Technology (“Celeros FT”) continues this heritage of high performance and dependability, providing mission critical, sustainable flow control solutions for our customers around the globe.

 

Celeros Flow Technology is looking for individuals with a voice and a vision. We embrace change, diversity and promote new ways of looking at old ideas. We seek talented professionals to join our world-class team of innovators in a global, collaborative & multi-cultural environment, where you will be challenged, supported, and inspired to be extraordinary.

 

JOB SUMMARY

This individual will function as the Quality Assurance Manager for Burlington facility and be responsible for the Quality Management System and management of the Quality Department staff and for ensuring that the products and services produced meet a certain standard of quality.

The candidate will also be responsible for the development and overall management of the Nuclear Quality Control Inspection Program, Nuclear Quality Assurance Audit Program, QA/QC personnel training and associated certification of QC Inspectors and Lead Auditors. The nuclear program will include 10CFR50 appendix B, 10 CFR 21, ASME section III, ASME NQA-1.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Engage with local tendering and end market teams, as required, to ensure understanding of quality scope and documentation requirements for successful compliance with all requirements.
  • Ensure compliance of QMS with ISO 9001:2015 and CSA N299.3
  • Develop a Management System compliant with ASME Section III, ASME NQA-1, 10 CFR 50/52 appendix B, 10 CFR 21.
  • Serve as the representative to the Nuclear Industry Assessment Corporation (NIAC)
  • Manage and maintain the Quality Assurance and Inspection Programs.
  • Coordinate all QA/QC requirements for the manufacturing site and supply chain.
  • Interface with regulators, external auditors, customers, and company stakeholders.
  • Drive and track Internal audits and coordinate closure of audit NCRs.
  • Drive and track external audits (supplier & customer) and coordinate closure of audit NCRs.
  • Execute regular supplier audits as a team member or as lead auditor.
  • Support and implement site initiatives to improve quality and reduce rework.
  • Manage a team of QA personnel to support our Quality Assurance Programs and Continuous Improvement projects
  • Minimal travel is required.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Demonstrated leadership capability, with the ability to attract, motivate and retain top talent
  • Strong knowledge and expertise with ISO 9001;2015, CSA N299.3, ANSI/ASME NQA-1 program, and knowledge of 10CFR21.
  • Non-conformance reporting requirements
  • Comfortable with a changing, fast paced environment.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Proficient in all MS products: Excel, Word etc.
  • Strong organizational skills, to prioritize and assign work across a team
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering/Science or demonstrated equivalent experience is mandatory
  • 10+ years of experience leading a team of Quality professionals
  • 10+ years direct working knowledge and experience managing and further developments with stated Quality Systems.
  • Experience with nuclear quality standards and ASME Codes including Section III, V, VIII, IX & XI
  • ANSI 45.2.23/NQA-1 Lead Auditor Certified preferred. If not current, must be eligible to obtain this certification within twelve (12) months from date of hire
  • Preferred certifications through American Society for Quality (ASQ) for Management and Auditting
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

 

DISCLAIMER

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills

required of personnel so classified.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Celeros Flow Technology is an equal opportunity employer.