Quality Manager - Hydropower - Ganotec

Location: 

Montreal, Quebec, CA

Requisition ID: 170798 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Home District/Group: Ganotec District 

Department: Quality 

Market: Power 

Employment Type: Full Time 

 

Position Overview

As a Quality Manager at Ganotec, you will lead the quality team and project-related programs in your designated location. 

You will be responsible for developing and implementing the project quality plan in accordance with company quality standards, and will implement processes to prevent quality issues. The Senior Quality Manager may be required to work on several projects at once.

Preferably, you have experience in hydroelectric projects as well as heavy industrial. #LI-HM1

District Overview

Ganotec is a full service, heavy industrial contractor serving the industrial sector across Canada. Ganotec typically self performs all major disciplines including, civil, structural steel erection, heavy mechanical equipment installation, process piping and electrical / instrumentation and controls. We conduct our business through a variety of commercial contract styles including full turnkey, EPC, design build, T&M and conventional discipline packages. We have always been a strong proponent of “partnering”, working in collaboration with owners, major equipment suppliers and engineers at the early stages of the project development phase to allow for a more cost effective execution strategy for the project. Ganotec continues to position ourselves towards the future, constantly seeking growth opportunities yet never losing sight of what has made the company so successful.

Location

This position is based in Pointes-aux-Trembles, Montréal, Québec.

Responsibilities

  • Manage Quality for construction
  • Generate project quality plans, inspection & test plans, and procedures
  • Work closely with Construction Supervisors, Schedulers, Planners regarding development and implementation of the project quality system ensuring thorough understanding of the project scope and schedule
  • Produce quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications and industry standards
  • Have a thorough knowledge of the Projects Quality Management System, work instructions and procedures
  • Ensure work is performed to established technical requirements defined by project documentation including drawings, specifications, procedures, inspection & test plans and work instructions
  • Align quality control objectives with construction procedures  to achieve product reliability and minimize cost
  • Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems
  • Confer with vendors, subcontractors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities, and project status
  • Generate quality reports and metric
  • Evaluate data and write reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards
  • Issue notice of non-conformances and stop-work orders, conferring with clients, and quality personnel to document incidents, contract requirements, and recommend corrective actions.
  • Read worker logs, as-builts, quality checklist, test reports and specification sheets, to verify that records adhere to contract specifications
  • Determine staffing requirements, and interview, hire and train new employees
  • Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties
  • Execute personnel quality training
  • Analyze operations to evaluate performance of a company and its staff in meeting objectives, and to determine areas of potential cost reduction, program improvement, or policy change
  • Recommend modifications to existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality
  • Assist other projects and regions as needed in the implementation of The Company’s Quality Program

Qualifications

  • Bachelors' and/or Masters' in Electrical or Mechanical Engineer, Construction Management
  • Experience in construction with minimum 4 years as a Quality Manager in industrial sectors
  • Proven background as a QA/QC Inspector in large scope projects
  • Significant years of experience managing a team of several quality inspectors
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
  • Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
  • Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  • Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment
  • Ability to travel as business requires 
  • Bilingual - French and English is a preferred asset
  • Functional knowledge of English (written and verbal) is considered as an asset since mobility across provinces in Canada is required. Lessons can be provided as needed.

Other Requirements:
•    Regular, reliable attendance
•    Work productively and meet deadlines timely
•    Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment
•    Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
•    Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
•    May work at various different locations and conditions may vary

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


As a full-service, heavy industrial contractor, we’ve earned an industry-wide reputation for sticking to our high standards in everything we do. 

We believe in the benefits of investing in our people. Around here, learning and improving go hand-in-hand with going to work each day. You’ll constantly increase your knowledge, sharpen your skills and gain new experiences. 

If you're ready for a career that can take you places, look no further. 

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.


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