Meridian Manufacturing Inc. consists of six sister facilities, each accommodating a large sales region, but working congruently to benefit customers across the Prairie Provinces, the American mid-west, as well as customers as far north as Alaska and south to Belize. Meridian’s dedicated employees have been setting the standard building quality industrial, agriculture and oil & gas product lines. Meridian Manufacturing Inc. is a member of The Westman Group, a dynamic entrepreneurial group of companies who values safety, health, community, relationships, growth and fiscal responsibility. Continued growth has resulted in the following career opportunity.
Reporting to the Senior Vice President Operations & Innovation, Meridian Manufacturing Inc.’s (MMI) Quality Assurance Manager will be responsible for ensuring MMI’s Quality Assurance Departments are working harmoniously throughout the organization to produce high quality finished products. The ideal candidate will understand the complex workings of a multi facility organization in order to support innovation for variety of diverse product lines and ultimately monitor the quality programs and initiatives throughout the MMI organization. This includes but is not limited to; improving product inspections and document control processes from the design phase to the shipping and finished product. The Quality Assurance Manager will also be involved in the design, documentation and training of working and operating procedures.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of ten years related experience managing and developing Quality Assurance Departments and advanced knowledge of ISO Quality Systems. Experience in steel manufacturing and/or agricultural industry expertise is a definite asset. Having an industry recognized quality management accreditation or equivalent education and experience is preferred. The successful applicant will have an understanding of Canadian Welding Bureau standards as well as experience working with Q-Pulse and/or API. The ideal candidate will have advanced communication skills (both written and oral) and demonstrate exceptional interpersonal skills with an increased level of diplomacy and tact. The successful candidate may fill the role of Quality Assurance Manager from any Meridian location.
Meridian Manufacturing Inc. provides a competitive total rewards package including professional growth, career development and continuous learning. Applicants with high standards for performance are encouraged to apply online to Ashley Outerbridge by Friday, June 28th 2013. Please provide résumé and cover letter, stating salary expectations
We thank all applicants for their interest.
WGI Westman Group Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer