Quality Engineer

STELIA Aerospace North America is a subsidiary owned 100% by STELIA Aerospace, one of the world's leaders in the areas of aerostructures, pilot seats and business and first class passenger seats. With revenues of € 2.2 billion in 2017 and more than 6.900 employees worldwide, STELIA Aerospace supports major aeronautical companies such as Airbus, ATR, Boeing, Bombardier, Dassault, Etihad Airways, Singapore Airlines and Thai Airways. With three production sites in Canada and one commercial desk in the USA, STELIA Aerospace North America leverages its capabilities, synergies and expertise to offer design services, assembly, systems integration, manufacturing of complex composites and metallic structures, sub-assemblies and components. On their behalf, we are seeking a Quality Engineer to join the team in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

As a Quality Engineer, you will be a leader for quality and monitor, analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of the quality management system, manufacturing processes and product quality. Throughout each program you will review manufacturing specifications and engineering documents to ensure the manufacturing process meets customer standards. You will manage quality processes working with a cross functional team to improve performance on programs. With your keen eye for detail, you'll conduct root cause analysis and implement corrective actions to ensure customer requirements are met. In this role, you will have the ability to develop and implement processes, driving the quality culture and ensuring the quality of work done for customers.

As the ideal candidate, you have 5+ years of experience coupled with your Engineering or Technologist degree in a relevant field. Experience working in a precision manufacturing environment for the defense or aerospace industries and/or experience working with advanced composites materials would be considered an asset. Direct working experience in ISO 9001, AS9100 and/or Transport Canada quality systems is required as well as your Certified Quality Designation. You are a problem solver who uses strong communication skills to collaborate with your customer and people across the organization to identify and resolve quality issues. As a team player, you identify opportunities to mentor others and enjoy building relationships with a variety of stakeholders. You are known for your focus on continuous improvement and use your experience to foresee issues before they arise.

Due to the nature of the role, successful applicants must be eligible to meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP) and Canadian Government Security Clearance.

Lunenburg lies nestled along the scenic shores of southern Nova Scotia one hour from Halifax and the international airport. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, National Historic District, winner of the most beautiful small town in Canada, and Port City of the Year, this town is also fortunate to have a diversified economy of marine/fisheries, tourism, manufacturing, IT and service industries. The community is always pleased to extend a warm welcome to new residents.

By joining STELIA Aerospace North America, you will be part of a team that is committed to operating a business focuses on customer satisfaction and growth. They accomplish this through timely delivery of high quality products and engagement of employees in a stimulating career. This is an organization that offers you work/life balance and a dynamic work environment. In exchange for the knowledge and experience you bring, you will be rewarded with a comprehensive compensation, benefits and pension package.

To express interest in this opportunity please apply online through the following link:

If you have questions about the role contact Katherine Risley, Partner at 902-424-1120
or Emma Wach, Recruitment Specialist at 902-424-1104.

Meridia, a Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette company, is Atlantic Canada's leading contingency recruitment firm that is focused on providing high quality, fast turnaround recruitment for professional and technical positions.

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