Quality / Safety Manager

Full Time

Job description

For over 50 years, Hearn Industrial Services Inc. has been providing transportation, warehousing, quality containment, inspection services and assembly sequencing operations to support the automotive industry and other industries. We are a dynamic, responsive organization that takes pride in the statement “we provide solutions to our customer’s issues”. From supply chain, to transportation, to quality value added services – Hearn Industrial Services Inc’s legacy is to shift, adapt and change with our customers, employees and industry needs.

Due to our continued growth, we are currently hiring for an experienced:

Quality / Safety Manager

Summary of essential job functions

Develop and manage quality & safety objectives complementary to the corporate policies.

Develop and communicate out corporate procedures & processes for both quality & safety.

Support the sites with their quality management system, supporting compliance with corporate requirements.

Support the sites with their safety program, supporting compliance with government regulations.

Lead the internal audit activities within the sites and report the findings to the management team.

Audit, analyze and report quality and safety compliance performance.

Investigates and addresses customer complaints regarding quality in a timely fashion.

Interact with customers on concerns and utilize problem solving methodologies to implement corrective actions.

Interact with employees, supervisors and managers with daily activities to meet production targets.

Support sites with developing and controlling documents, such as process flows, procedures, work instructions & forms.

Interact with the site management teams on process changes, work instructions, training records etc.

Interact with the site management teams on their safety responsibilities

Support the sites with maintaining appropriate records.

Prepare APQP / PPAP documents, such as control plans, process flows, PFMEA’s.

Lead the ISO 9001:2015 standard certification auditing requirements, interacting with our 3rd party registrar.

Develop & maintain a risk management strategy to promote continual improvement.

Knowledge of OEM customer requirements, support customer quality reviews

Ability to travel for customer visits and meetings in Canada and USA

Other Skills / Certified Training:

· Must have 5+ years experience with developing & managing quality management systems compliant to ISO 9001 & IATF 16949 automotive standards.

· Must have 5+ years experience in developing & managing safety programs compliant to OSHA / OHSA regulations.

· APQP / PPAP Training

· 8D Methodology; 5 Why, Root Cause Analysis Training

· OEM Customer Specifics Training

· Risk Management Training

· Internal Auditing Training

· Experience in 5S Methodology & 6Sigma is an asset

Educational Requirements

· Must poses a post secondary diploma or equivalent

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: From $60,000.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift

COVID-19 considerations:
Must be vaccinated to cross the USA border

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Windsor, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Bachelor’s Degree (required)


  • Quality and Health/Safety: 3 years (required)


  • English (required)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (required)
  • Night Shift (required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 25% (required)