Scope ot the Position
This position is focused on initiating and implementing activities that drive measurable continuous improvement in Environmental, Health & Safety, product quality, process stability, and customer satisfaction.
What You Need To Be Successful
•College Degree in Engineering Preferred.
•3 – 5 years’ experience maintaining a quality system and knowledge of statistical process control tools.
•Proven experience with of quality policies such as ISO 9001:2008 and processes.
•Formal Investigation Root Cause Methodology Experience such as 5 why, 8D, Fish bone etc.
•Hands on familiarity with statistical software tools such as Minitab etc.
•Six sigma green belt preferred but not required.
•Must have a strong Microsoft excel knowledge.
•Prefer experience with Database management systems but not required.
•Ability to manage a quality system and quality audit processes
•Ability to perform process/documentation analysis and identify opportunities for improvement
•Experience with technical writing for procedures, work instructions, guides and manuals
•Excellent people skills, including the ability to successfully manage cutomers' needs and expectations
•Ability to influence, motivate, coach and work with other people to accomplish Company and facility objectives
•Apply Statistical problem solving techniques such as Pareto analysis, data trending, Design of experiments (DOE), Gage RR etc. to solve and troubleshoot plant process and customer related quality issues; Lead and/or participate in root cause analysis for plant Quality, safety and production issues using tools such as 8D, 5 why or other Six Sigma methods.
•Manage plant and customer data requests by generating, monitoring and trending process and customer shipment data on a continuous basis using statistical tools and models.
• Leads and/or participate in Lean Six Sigma activities such as Kaizen, Value stream mapping, Roadmap planning, 5S, visual management, SMED, & creation of standard work.
•Facilitates and assists with Customer, RC 14001, & ISO audits; assists with resolution of customer complaints as necessary.
•Support other Chemtrade locations in implementing Quality and Continuous improvement activities.
•Manage customer complaints by developing corrective and/or preventive actions and making sure the implemented actions are complete and effective; Create maintain and drive CAPA, NCR’s to completion.
•Develop and initiate reporting systems to gather data on plant/Lab operations.
•Prepare and submits monthly and/or weekly plant performance reports to management and customers as required.
•Roll out continual improvement activities/tools such as process maps, control plans, etc. to enhance plant quality system.
•Performs other continuous improvement duties assigned by management that fall within the expected Scope of this position
Reports to: Plant Manager
CHEMTRADE is a publically traded (TSX: CHE.UN) chemical manufacturing and handling company headquartered in Toronto, Canada with 65+ locations across North America and Brazil. Chemtrade provides industrial chemicals and services to our customers in three main business segments; Sulphur & Performance Chemicals, Water Solutions and Electrochemicals. Chemtrade is a reliable industry partner to the Oil & Gas, Pulp & Paper, Water Treatment, Food & Beverage and Pharmaceutical industries and is committed to the codes and ethics of Responsible Care 14001.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
Learn more about Chemtrade by visiting www.chemtradelogistics.com or follow us on Facebook.
Value Stream Mapping
Statistical Process Controls
Six Sigma Methodology
Single Minute Exchange Of Die (Smed)
Corrective And Preventive Action (Capa)