Electrical Quality Coordinator - Mass Electric Canada


Toronto, ON, CA

Requisition ID: 169807 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: MEC Transportation District 

Department: Quality 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 


Position Overview

As a Quality Coordinator, you will report directly to the Quality Manager, and will administer the Company Quality Plan.  In this role, you will be responsible for assuring that quality standards and procedures are disseminated and implemented throughout the company.  You will perform and report on internal quality system audits and assists in the overall administration of the internal audit program.


District Overview


Mass. Electric Construction Co. (MEC) is a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation, and an industry leader in transit and rail systems’ construction and maintenance throughout the United States and Canada. MEC specializes in the installation of Overhead Contact Systems (OCS), Traction Power Substations (TPSS), Signaling and Train Control, Communications, and Control Centers. 

At MEC we maintain our commitment to hire the best people, provide the training needed to keep up with the demands of today’s work environment, and the opportunities to grow and advance within our organization. As the most experienced installer of rail and transit systems in North America, MEC takes pride in being recognized as the Systems Contractor of Choice delivering innovative solutions through aligning our technical expertise with our client’s objectives. We self-perform most disciplines providing time, cost and scheduling efficiencies, as well as in-house expertise, resulting in seamless performance for our clients. 



This position is based in Toronto.


  • Maintain a high level of understanding of company standards and guidelines.
  • Maintain Client Critique Schedules, Tracking and Trends.
  • Provide update to employees on client critique results.
  • Maintain Corrective Action Reports.
  • Facilitate Root Cause Analysis. 
  • Maintain a solid knowledge base of District Quality Manuals.
  • Identify potential quality incidents before they arise.
  • Participate in district standards meetings and provide input/feedback as it relates to quality assurance.
  • Understand requirements of ISO 9001 Standards.
  • Help in the planning of, and participate in, internal quality audits. 
  • Conduct reviews of required documents and support materials, interview staff, and administer online audit questions to assess compliance with documented procedures.
  • Provide administrative support for audits, other Quality Department programs and initiatives, and Monthly Operations Reviews.
  • Facilitate quality presentations.
  • Disseminate quality information in the office and on the intranet, send results to managers on a weekly basis, write monthly articles for company newsletter, present information at department discipline meetings, etc.
  • Mentor other Project Quality Coordinators as required.
  • Draft and maintain a Project Quality Plan for any given project including the Quality activities required on a project and associated metrics.
  • In regards to Suppliers, the Quality Coordinator is responsible for:
    • Collaborating with the supplier to identify Quality requirements.
    • Performing Quality Kick-Off meetings with the supplier to explain project Quality Management.
    • Auditing the supplier to determine if required Quality records submitted.
    • Participating in weekly coordination meetings to resolve Quality issues.
    • Ensuring that all Quality issues are resolved before the release of the final payment.


  • Ability to travel and relocate, a plus.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and/or 5 years of related experience in Quality preferably within a heavy civil and industrial contractor and/or an engineering/quality consultancy. 
  • Experience in a project management type environment; specific experience in Kiewit-related projects such as mass transit, transportation, power, oil & gas, mining and heavy industrial would be an asset.
  • ASQ Audit certification is preferred.
  • Experience with word processing, spreadsheet and database applications required. 
  • Strong critical thinking skills.
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and time management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Commitment to quality, safety, ethics, and integrity.

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.

Mass. Electric Construction Co. (MEC) is one of the nation's premier electrical contractors serving the industrial and transportation markets. 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, paid parental and maternity leave, and generous paid time off.

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