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Quality Engineer - Hanlan

Job Number:  58733
Group:  Magna Powertrain
Division:  MSM
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Vaughan, ONTARIO, CA, L4H 0S9

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Job Number: 58733 
Group: Magna Powertrain  
Division: MSM 
Job Type: Permanent/Regular 
Location: VAUGHAN 


Group Introduction

Advancing mobility. Making automotive technology that is smarter, cleaner, and safer, while still fun to drive. And making it for everyone. That’s what we’re passionate about at Magna Powertrain. We do it by creating world-class powertrain solutions for conventional, hybrid, and pure electric vehicles. We’re making electrification more than a buzzword, we’re bringing it to the road. Innovation is what drives us and we drive innovation. Dream big and create the future of mobility at Magna Powertrain.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • College Diploma or equivalent in a related discipline
  • 3 - 5 years’ experience as a Quality Engineer (or equivalent) in the Automotive Industry as Tier 1
  • Certified Quality Engineer designation (ASQ), or working towards designation
  • Knowledgeable in the application of AIAG APQP
  • Advanced Knowledge of PFMEA, PPAP, Measuring equipment, gauge R&R studies, gauge calibration requirements, inspection process, blueprint reading, GD&T and design of experiments (DOE)
  • Blue print reading, GD&T, advanced SPC, Capability studies, design gauging, design of experiments, Control Plan, PFMEA, TS16949 work instructions and customer specific requirements
  • Knowledge of assembly, machining, and stamping processes
  • Experience in process & product control, gauging and mistake proofing
  • Must be able to communicate fluently in both written and spoken English
  • Must be able to relate/communicate well with people of all levels
  • Must have good organizational skills, be a self-starter and a team player
  • Must posses sound knowledge and ability to use various PC based computer applications


Key Responsibilities:

  • Implements the activities defined by the Quality & Operating Systems Manager to support the plant operation and quality assurance department.  Assists in process, product and APQP projects.
  • Review and issue new Control Plans, Inspection Control Cards and Quality Alerts
  • Participates along with Engineering Department in APQP activities and PPAP submissions
  • Responds to customer issues, investigates customer non-conformances, and support the team to implement corrective action
  • Authority to stop shipments to the customer in the event of a non-conforming product
  • Communicates with customer and supplier for any quality issues as required
  • Acts as a customer contact for specific programs and responds to all customers’ needs as requested
  • Maintain, manage Quality Gates, GP12, CARE stations
  • Initiates and works on assigned Continuous Improvement Projects. 
  • Assists the Quality & Operating Systems Manager and the Assistant Quality Manager with day-to-day plant issues.
  • Participates in quality planning/improvement activities
  • Disposition suspected non-conformances and initiates team meetings to prevent non-conformances and prepare weekly sort summary
  • Audit sub-contractors, issue QPF, review responses and work to improve supplier’s performance as required
  • Review and approve supplier PPAPs
  • Participates in Lean manufacturing / Kaizen projects / Gemba walks
  • Assists with prototype sample submissions as required
  • Support creation of PFMEA’s working with engineering department.
  • Visit customer plant from time to time as it becomes necessary

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