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Quality Engineer

Guelph, ON
  • Number of positions available : 1

  • To be discussed
  • Permanent job

  • Starting date : 1 position to fill as soon as possible

Job Number: 67199
Group: Magna Exteriors
Division: Polycon
Job Type: Permanent/Regular
Location: GUELPH
Work Style:

About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.

Forward. For all.

Group Summary

The Magna Exteriors portfolio of products includes access systems such as liftgates, exterior trim, modular systems, front-end modules including fascia, active aerodynamic systems and other lightweight structural components for automotive, commercial truck and other industrial markets.

Recognized globally as an innovator in all aspects of vehicle exteriors, Magna provides everything needed, from materials development and design through manufacturing and assembly, to help automakers create sleek, state-of-the-art vehicles across the world.

About the Role

The successful candidate will ensure that all quality systems meet or exceed quality standards. Conduct analysis of internal systems to drive actions focused on continuous improvement.

The position will be a split shift. Must be flexible to work either 10 AM-6 PM or 12 PM - 8 PM as required.

Your Responsibilities

- Analysis of internal (trends, scrap, SPC, etc) and customer (warranty, PPM, returns, etc) to drive actions focused on continuous improvement
- Interface with Manufacturing to implement continuous improvement opportunities on new and mature products (lead or drive initiatives on the plant floor)
- Interface with Product Engineering from initial design to final launch of program
- CFT responsibilities, TRAX, ChangeX
- Implement quality systems, CofQ Analysis and CI implementation
- Develop timelines and ensure timely completion of all quality requirements
- Evaluate and implement Engineering Change Proposals
- Other duties as required

Who we are looking for

- Engineering degree or comparable post-secondary education or Equivalent work experience
- 3-5 years in an automotive environment (GM, Ford, Stellantis-Chrysler, Honda and Toyota, Tesla, Nissan, BMW)
- Experienced in PPAP submissions, OEM launch process, TRAX, ChangeX etc.
- Excellent communication skills (English - spoken and written)
- Demonstrated problem solving ability in a production environment using scientific and statistical techniques
- Six Sigma experience or knowledge of process and tools required
- Proficiency in problem solving process and customer responses - PPSR, SSPS, NCT, QR etc.
- Must have previous experience managing a customer base from a quality perspective
- Ability to read blueprints and proven competency with standard metrology tools
- Computer proficiency to include experience with Microsoft, Project, Excel, Word, etc.
- Manufacturing process experience relative to high production OEM environment required
- Must be familiar with automotive physical, performance and appearance testing
- Must be familiar with APQP (GD&T, DOE., SPC, DFMEA-PFMEA, Control plans, etc.)
- ISO/TS16949 - Auditing experience
- Must demonstrate strong organizational skills regarding overall workload scheduling
- Willingness and availability to travel, must have valid passport

Your preferred qualifications

Accommodations for disabilities in relation to the job selection process are available upon request.

Candidates will be required to complete a Criminal Records Check and, if deemed necessary, a Credit Check as part of the candidate selection process.

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits
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At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.


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