Technical Services Quality Assistant

Layfield Group Limited
Richmond, BC

  • Join a rapidly growing organization, providing you with opportunities to advance!
  • Enjoy a competitive salary, fantastic benefits and reimbursement for continuing education!
  • Play an integral role in Supporting Layfield’s business

About Layfield

Layfield was originally established in the mid-1950s as a fabricated plastics business. Today, Layfield is an industry leader in polymer film, geomembranes, and geo textiles with a mission to Protect Our Families, Our Communities, and Our Environment. Operating in three business units of Environmental Containment, Construction Products, and Flexible Packaging, Layfield provides a wide variety of tailored polymer solutions from high strength geomembranes and flood control systems to food and medical packaging. As a vertically integrated company, Layfield has a strong manufacturing, distribution base, and installation base across fourteen locations internationally.

About the Opportunity

Layfield has an exciting and rewarding opportunity available for a Technical Services Quality Assistant to join out dynamic Layfield Manufacturing team. This is a full-time, permanent position located in the Richmond, BC facility.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a manufacturing environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support Process Engineering Manager and Facilities Manager
  • Maintain procedures which assure product quality including packaging control, product testing & clearance, manufacturing procedures and quality systems
  • Maintain company standards in the areas of product standards, process specifications & regulatory compliance while tracking performance and upholding quality KPI’s
  • Visit plant to observe any quality issues
  • Assist with equipment repairs and maintain records through Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS)
  • Assess equipment performance and make recommendations for new equipment purchases
  • Document the commissioning and start-up of new equipment and maintain databases by performing data input and record-keeping tasks
  • Maintain inventory of plant tools, machinery, jigs, and fixtures
  • Communicate effectively through oral and written means
  • Perform duties in a safe manner, wearing the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required
  • Adhere to Quality Systems procedures and policies
  • Support ISO 9001 project
  • Perform administrative duties and other related duties as required

Core Competencies:

  • Works to achieve desired project outcomes
  • Ensures that communications are effectively transmitted to all necessary parties
  • Focuses on customer satisfaction, quality and safe harmonious work place
  • Strong Ability to work in a team environment or independently without supervision

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Experience in inventory coordination
  • Good planning, organization, and time-management skills
  • Effective problem-solving skills
  • Excellent computer skills – experienced with Windows Operating System and Microsoft Office
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Ability to be detail-oriented
  • 1-3 years of database administration
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001
  • Six sigma and/or lean manufacturing experience would be an asset

About the Benefits

Layfield is committed to investing in people and creating a dynamic, rewarding employment experience. 

Layfield will offer a competitive benefits package, including:

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (including medical, dental, vision, disability insurance, life insurance etc.);
  • RRSP Matching;
  • Vacation Benefits;

You will also have the opportunity to enjoy a number of company events including BBQ's, Golf Tournaments, Sporting Events and more!

To Apply

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume to careers@layfieldgroup.com.

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