Teledyne Micralyne Inc. is internationally recognized for its unique design and fabrication in Micro Electromechanical Systems (MEMS) technology. With over 30 years of experience and business, Teledyne Micralyne is leading today’s cutting-edge MEMS technology in Canada. Every member of the Teledyne Micralyne team is committed to the following core values: Innovation, Excellence, Integrity and Commitment. Teledyne Micralyne is proud to work with customers as strategic partners towards providing innovative solutions to meet evolving global needs and societal expectations. Teledyne Micralyne is the heart of devices that advance humanity.

ISO9001:2015 and ISO13485:2016 certified.

Position Summary and Responsibilities

Summary

Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Quality Assurance Manager promotes internal policies and strategies that align with the company goals, in all areas of the company regarding quality standards. Manages direct reports and works within the Quality Assurance team to ensure maximum output and job completion. Solves problems as they arise, helps create new strategies to promote success and remain on target, budget, and timing for ultimate customer satisfaction. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Quality Management System – This position oversees all quality management systems, monitors trend, and fosters them accordingly. Creates or updates policies and procedures, keeping them in line with company values and regulatory requirements. Works with all functional groups to ensure relevant business systems serve their needs in a practical and efficient manner. Establishes effective quality objectives for the company, providing guidance towards continuous improvement. Reports to management on positive aspects of the quality system, as well as areas of concern.
  • Audit Program – This position manages the internal audit program to ensure procedural compliance and promotes system improvement. Schedules and delegates audits accordingly. Participates in external audits to demonstrate compliance against various quality standards or regulatory requirements.
  • Product Management – This position will require participation in design reviews, ensuring quality interests are communicated and considered during the development of a product. Liaises with the project team and customers on a variety of items to promote a positive and responsive business relationship. Reviews and negotiates quality agreements, specifications, and requirements which satisfy the interest of all parties.
  • Review Boards – Participates in various review boards to ensure accurate decision-making occurs and all system requirements are satisfied
  • Direct Reports – Manages, develops, and enables direct reports to succeed attaining their objectives.  Consistently communicates with direct reports to ensure performance expectations are achieved.  Reviews and approve timecards, vacation requests, expense reports, etc.
  • Onboarding – This position is required to aid in personnel planning, development, new hire training and identifying hiring needs.
  • Miscellaneous – This position may be required to represent Micralyne at prospective functions, job fairs, sales meetings, conferences, company functions, etc.
  • This position will supervise employees or leads, locally or remotely, and will manage/direct their workloads and tasks in accordance with BU/BU priorities. Direct leadership tasks include, but are not limited to; staffing, performance management, communicating relevant IT and business information, promoting career and skills development.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience

  • 5 years of management experience preferred.
  • Certification as an ISO lead auditor.
  • Experience with ISO 13485 or other medical device regulatory requirements.
  • Experience with cGMP is a considered an asset.
  • Six Sigma Certification.
  • Experience in the semiconductor, or MEMs industry is considered an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong oral and written communication abilities with all levels of management, employees, and customers
  • Leads and performs assignments that are complex in nature.
  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and innovation.
  • Performs work without significant management direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining objectives and approaches to assignments.
  • Ability to organize and coordinate projects and team activities.
  • Vendor/contract management skills.
  • Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Outlook, Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, etc.)

How to Apply

Apply here.

Ready to discuss project needs? Call us on 1.780.431.4400 or email us at sales@micralyne.com