Cosma International Supplier Quality Engineering (Automotive) in Milton, Ontario

The Company:

Modatek Systems is an automotive Tier 1, Tier 2 supplier of modular engine cradle and twist axle assemblies. Our primary technologies include hydro-forming, weld assemblies, machining and E-coat paint systems. We are a growing division of Cosma, Magna International and are conveniently located in Milton, directly off the 401 at Highway#25. Our facility is 570,000 square feet.

The role:

The Quality Engineer is required to work with all departments on the development of new products in order to meet customer and TS 16949 requirements. This includes all quality related aspects of PPAP, prototype and on-going product development

What you will be required to do:
  • Works with Modatek personnel on Advanced Product Quality Planning, and with cross-functional teams on the development of new and existing components to meet critical customer deadlines
  • Implements new procedures and processes in prototype stages of product launches in compliance with customer specific requirements
  • Coordinates, prepares and implements new program fixture builds including cost, design, timing and quality to meet customer, and Modatek standards
  • Actively participates in the development of PFMEA’s
  • Develops appropriate key dimensional control points on new programs in conjunction with the project co-ordinator and/or customer
  • Liaises between customers, Q.A., Engineering, Manufacturing and suppliers
  • Develops and maintains Control Plan documentation and procedures
  • Plans and prepares PPAP submissions on new products and engineering changes to meet customer deadlines and customer specific requirements (PSO and Run @ Rate)
  • Coordinates customer events at Modatek and ensures professional long term relationships are met and maintained
  • Evaluates quality issues utilizing appropriate problem solving techniques
  • Maintains a high level of confidentiality while managing customer sensitive documents and data that drives process and product changes
  • Assists in TS 16949 implementation and compliance
  • Performs statistical studies, reports data and communicates to shop floor for customer problem resolution
  • Participates in plant wide continuous improvement projects
  • Adheres to Modatek’s Core Values: Integrity, Respect, Trust, Honesty, Fairness and Loyalty
  • Understands, promotes and lives by Magna’s philosophies and the Employee’s Charter
  • Performs other duties as required
What is required:
  • Post-secondary graduate with a technical degree, diploma or certificate in Quality Engineering.
  • Three (3) years of automotive engineering experience with new program launches
  • Computer proficiency
  • Prior experience with ISO/TS 16949 processes
  • Prior experience with Advanced Product Quality Planning, Production Part Approval Process submissions, Geometric Dimensions & Tolerancing, Flow Diagrams, FMEA’s, Control Plans, Statistics, and fixture development based on part GD&T;
  • Demonstrated ability to use basic measurement tools (height gauge, vernier, micrometer, bore gauge, indicator, etc)
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct root cause analysis using various problem solving techniques including Drill Deep, 8D, 5 Phase.
  • Ability to communicate to all levels of plant personnel with ease
  • Good organizational, interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Ability to coordinate and facilitate cross-functional team meetings
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work to meet deadlines and multiple demands
  • Ability to uphold confidentiality
  • Demonstrates the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to work overtime to meet customer needs
What you can expect from us:
  • A great work experience
  • You will be provided with up to date training & knowledge in current automation technology
  • Extended Health Benefits
  • Employee Profit Sharing Plan
  • Group RRSP with employer match
  • Educational reimbursement program
  • Team Member appreciation events
  • A focus on safety, health and wellness; including our “Good for You” cafeteria.

Group: Cosma International

Division: Modatek

State/Province/County: Ontario

City: Milton

Job Type: Regular