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Quality Management System Specialist (Enfield)

Halifax, Nova Scotia Job ID 114938
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L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

L3 Technologies MAS, located in Enfield (NS), is a subsidiary of L3Harris Technologies, Inc.

As Quality Management System Specialist at L3 MAS you will:
Reporting to the Quality Manager, the Quality Management System Specialist is the focal point for both internal and external tactical supplier quality activities in MAS.  The Quality Management System Specialist provides a key role in implementing a zero defect culture within our supply base, as well as supporting day to day operations for supplied product and services.

Essential Functions:

  • Conduct new candidate supplier assessments as well as periodic assessments for existing suppliers, in maintaining the approved supplier list.  Conduct supplier audits as needed to ensure capabilities and ensure suppliers meet L3Harris and customer requirements.
  • Review flow down of Program Quality requirements and ensure that they are included in the requirement documents to suppliers.
  • Assist in the implementation of policies, procedures and standards for Supplier Management that drive a preventive, zero defect culture of quality, supplier excellence and customer satisfaction.
  • Generate reports and analyze supplier performance data, the impact to site KPI’s (Supplier OTD, Supplier DPPM, etc.) and drive actions to improve those KPI’s. 
  • Utilize Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Six Sigma and Lean Concepts to drive supplier improvements.
  • Develop and maintain incoming inspection criteria. Review and coordinate disposition of nonconforming material associated with Incoming Inspection and supplier driven defects
  • Initiate and drive supplier corrective action requests (SCARs).  Train suppliers as required and ensure effective containment plans are defined and implemented, that the root cause corrective action (RCCA) is robust and effectively implemented in the timeframe required. 
  • Review and disposition First Article Inspection Reports (FAIRs) and ensure that product meets customer and program requirements. 
  • Perform other Quality Engineering tasks as assigned to support MAS.

Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 3 years experience in an equivalent role.
  • Knowledge of quality standards (ISO9001 / AS9100), including auditing experience.
  • In Depth knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience and/or training in Lean / Continuous Improvement.
  • Must be willing to travel as required.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Working knowledge and experience with SAP.
  • Lean/Six Sigma experience and/or certification.
  • FAI , APQP, PPAP (Production Part Approval Process) experience.

Operational requirements:

  • Must be eligible for registration to the Controlled Goods Program;
  • Must be eligible to obtaining and maintaining the government of Canada’s “Reliability” status and Level 2 (Secret) security clearance

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue, 48,000 employees and customers in more than 100 countries. L3Harris.com

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

At L3 MAS you will:

  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the company and be recognized for your impact;
  • Enjoy a flexible work schedule allowing you to conciliate work-life balance;
  • Participate in gathering sports and social activities organized by the staff for the staff;
  • Benefit from a Comprehensive Employee Benefits Package, including a customizable group insurance plan that fits your needs and lifestyle, and a Group RRSP with contribution match-up.

L3 Harris Technologies is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, provincial or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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