Friday , May 31 2024

TTC Job Application – Quality Assurance Engineer

Website Toronto Transit Commission

Job Description:

Provides engineering expertise and is responsible for the management of contracts, and the inspection work and quality assurance checks carried out by the TTC and external contractors; ensures that work is performed in accordance with the authorized contract documents, applicable codes and safety regulations; develops methods to identify maintenance requirements for Streetcar infrastructure, bridges, underground, tunnel liners, elevated structures, track components, electrical systems, equipment, and related assets.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Adhering to Department and Commission safety policies and procedures
  • Participating in the TTC Customer Service Ambassador Program
  • Using the section’s Asset Management System and other data to identify chronic maintenance tasks (repetitive failures) and reviewing component design and installation procedures to improve Track Rehabilitation project efficiency, enhance safety, and mitigate service delays due to these predictable failures
  • Preparing and maintaining QA/QC documents including test results, inspection and measurement reports, non-conformance/deficiency reports (NCR’s) and traceability documents
  • Performing a comprehensive review of internal Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) with a Quality Oversight
  • Monitoring, and coordinating quality control to ensure adherence to safety, maintenance and design standards/guidelines
  • Preparing various progress reports, status reports, work breakdown analyses, procedures and Quality Alerts
  • Providing review and contributing to the development of contracts, submittals (shop drawings, Operations and Maintenance manuals) and specifications, with a focus on quality assurance aspects
  • Developing, implementing, and maintaining a comprehensive quality assurance program for track asset condition management, track rehabilitation and capital projects, incoming inspections, and track measuring tools/equipment
  • Developing a quality assurance process to evaluate track condition data and processes
  • Promotes a respectful work and service environment that supports diversity, inclusion, and is free from harassment and discrimination. Provides leadership in the development and implementation of inclusive and accessible policies, programs and/or services for employees and customers in accordance with TTC’s commitments and obligations under the Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC) and Related Orders, the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), and TTC’s policies.
  • Performing on-site measurements, inspections and various quality audit /control related tasks as applicable
  • Liaising with the Streetcar Way section for new track construction and maintenance products/procedures, and Materials and Procurement and other departments for incoming and factory inspections

Job Requirements:

  • Apply analytical skills
  • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) including the demonstrated ability to review and optimize engineering designs to improve the repeatability and reliability of mass produced components for overall fit and finish
  • Sound knowledge of, and/or exposure to, quality control and reliability concepts, management, rail technology and work environment; familiarity with ISO 9000 (or similar) concepts and practices
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving abilities, sound judgement, combined with effective interpersonal, verbal/written communication and technical report writing skills
  • Demonstrate specialized expertise and knowledge in the assigned field
  • Ability to co-ordinate the work of others and independently manage schedules to accommodate source and/or incoming inspections to support critical construction timelines
  • Audit systems, processes, and products
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario is mandatory.
  • Communicate in a variety of mediums
  • Completion of a post-secondary college diploma or university degree in a related discipline (i.e. Civil and/or Mechanical Engineering) combined with several years of related experience in quality assurance and reliability, or a combination of education, training and experience deemed to be equivalent.
  • Apply the principles and practices of quality assurance
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency with programs used to gather, analyze and report data (i.e. spreadsheets, databases, word processing, etc.)
  • Sound knowledge of civil and/or mechanical engineering principles, methods and practices relating to railway track including civil construction and industrial manufacturing methods specific to steel fabrications (i.e. metal castings, welding, forming, etc.)

Job Details:

Company: Toronto Transit Commission

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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