Quality Engineer

Grade 6

Who is Keilhauer?

Founded in 1981, Keilhauer is a privately owned, design-focused contract furniture manufacturer. Working with world-renowned furniture designers, Keilhauer is internationally recognized for award-winning design, built with extreme craftsmanship, to the highest environmental standards. At Keilhauer, we believe that because we all share this planet, it is essential that we do our part protecting it. Our comprehensive sustainability program, Planet Keilhauer, driven by our goal of closed-loop manufacturing, is an approach to production in which there is no waste and materials are cycled back into the system, minimizing environmental impact.

Summary

The Quality Engineer is responsible for inspecting components at various stages of the development and production process to ensure that products are made to the highest quality standard. Using your extensive knowledge of Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), you will work with Director of Manufacturing and Quality Supervisor to identify and implement process improvements to increase the efficiency, effectiveness and quality of Manufacturing operations.

In this position, you will compile and evaluate data to determine and maintain the quality of components. You will provide technical support and act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders. You are highly resourceful and flexible and possess excellent interpersonal skills. You understand the voice of the customer and work hard to ensure satisfaction.

This highly technical position is best suited to a detail-oriented Quality Engineer with exceptional problem solving skills who enjoys working in a collaborative environment. Ensuring our products are made well and helps Keilhauer to further its mission of making work comfortable for all.

Qualifications

  • 3 years’ practical Quality Engineering experience in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
  • Post-Secondary diploma in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • Quality control background including problem solving and root cause analysis.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and advanced knowledge of manufacturing concepts (APQP, PFMEA, PPAP, etc.)
  • Practical experience with risk management, product testing, capability studies and control plans.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • A valid driver’s license, valid insurance and access to a vehicle are required.

COVID-19 Precautions

Keilhauer has mandated a COVID-19 vaccination policy in place. As of September 22, 2021, all present and future employees are required to provide proof of receiving all recommended doses of an approved COVID-19 vaccine (or combination of approved COVID-19 vaccines) to Human Resources. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who are unable to vaccinate for medical reasons.

  • Remote interview process.
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required.
  • Daily screening of all employees.
  • Social distancing guidelines in place.
  • Virtual meetings when possible.
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting and cleaning procedures in place.

Does This Role Sound Like A Fit?

Keilhauer is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive, respectful environment for all employees. Keilhauer is committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities where possible.

If this role is for you, please send your resume to [email protected] or by fax to (416) 759-5723 and tell us why you would be a great addition to our team! Please note that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.