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Date:  Sep 5, 2022

Toronto, ON, CA Bowmanville, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Nuclear

Position Title:  Quality Director

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Aecon is proud to build some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of this generation. From the roads and transit systems that connect our communities, to the communication networks that link us from coast-to-coast, and the water infrastructure that supplies our businesses and homes. Our integral work includes constructing the pipelines that join provinces with the energy that fuels the nation, and the airports and ports that connect us all. Aecon is there, safely and sustainably building the future.  


We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement – driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our employees. We are always searching the globe for exceptional candidates to join the Aecon family and be a part of our forward-thinking, innovative, best-in-class organization!  


Position Overview

The Director of Quality Assurance will lead a diverse team of professional and technical disciplines within Aecon Nuclear, ON. Primary focus is on building systems and processes to achieve outstanding safety metrics and cost-effective quality operational results in support of building future new Nuclear projects.


What You'll Do Here:

  • Drive an inclusive culture to promote equity, welcome different perspectives, and enable career progression by fostering a sense of belonging.
  • Establishes the overall strategies, objectives, and long-term goals of an integrated Quality Assurance function.

  • Champion and promote a culture of safety and quality within the project teams and disciplines.
  • Interprets, executes, and recommends modifications to strategies and policies to sustain safety and quality performance.
  • Maintains strong customer relationships and acts as a liaison with customers to understand and improve Company Quality performance partnerships and understands direction of customer quality strategy.
  • Ensures Quality Assurance processes are effectively deployed including corrective action and investigations. 
  • Responsible for definition of Supply Chain Quality and strategic engagement for supplier partnership on delivery and quality performance .
  • Responsible for OSHA and CCOHS compliance and associated safety program components.
  • Responsible for the execution of the internal audit program and compliance strategies and processes and implementation of root cause and corrective action (RCCA) processes.
  • This role will serve as a subject matter expert for process improvement, project management, and change management to drive cross organizational priorities and strategy.
  • Challenges leaders as necessary to develop an action-based culture of continuous improvement and accountability to improve key metrics.


What You'll Bring to the Team:

  • Be a champion of inclusion and diversity. 
  • Must have a Bachelor's degree AND 10+ years of related experience that includes a background in leadership positions, OR a Master’s degree and 8+ years of related that includes a background in leadership positions.

  • Proven Quality, Safety, or Mission Assurance experience working all phases of a product life cycle.

  • Continuous improvement and the use of process improvement methodologies
  • While there is some flexibility of remote work, the candidate will be required to spend a majority of their work week in within the Greater Toronto Area, ON.
  • Due to the nature of work conducted by Aecon, mandated nuclear export controls requirements must be met for employment


Desirable Skills/Qualifications

  • Understands design and manufacturing.

  • Understand nuclear quality standards.

  • Demonstrated ability to translate strategy into business action plans.

  • Proven superior customer relationship skills.

  • Nuclear new build experience.

  • MSc or MBA degree highly preferred.


Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


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