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Quality Control Supervisor

Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: Cambridge, ON, CA

Company: BWX Technologies

BWXT Canada Ltd. is a world leader in design, engineering, manufacture, construction and service of nuclear power generation equipment.  As a supplier of innovative, high-quality nuclear components and services we cater to a worldwide customer base.  We take great pride in supplying highly engineered solutions that allow our customers to compete within the complex nuclear power generation industry.


We are currently recruiting for a Quality Control Supervisor for our facility in Cambridge, Ontario.



Reporting to the Quality Programs Manager, ensures that Quality Control Inspectors, Gauge Lab Technicians and Incoming Inspection personnel are qualified, certified, trained and have the necessary skills to perform the inspections needed to ensure that BWXT Canada products meet all the requirements for the company QA programs, procedures and customer specifications.  There are QC shop personnel that report directly to this job.


Training & Re-certification

  • Coordinate and conduct training, organize and conduct certification testing and re-certification.

Supervision and Work Schedule

  • Ensure that inspectors work safely and efficiently and in compliance with company safety regulations.
  • Maintain discipline and monitor performance of employees.
  • Schedule manpower assignments to ensure productivity.  Organize overtime requirements.


Monitor Gauge Lab

  • Oversee operation of the Gauge Lab, coordinate calibrations for master gauges, distribute and monitor responses for overdue calibration reports, issue certificates of calibration to customers and auditors as required as well as issue and address Deviation Calibration Reports.


Internal/External QC Inspectors & Candidates

  • Evaluate internal/external QC inspectors and candidates, determine suitability, monitor and maintain performance of inspectors and inspector candidates through conducting interviews, administer and grade tests as well as ensure they remain independent of manufacturing on all relating to quality.


Reporting Methods

  • Develop and maintain inspection reports and/or checklists for inspectors to facilitate, design and record complex inspection activities.

Support Inspection Process

  • Support the inspection process in Operations, issue deficiency reports, assist with interpretation of drawings, procedures, acceptance standards and product acceptability as well as deal with and resolve Customer Inspector concerns.

Represent Quality Control

  • Issue monthly reports to department managers, attend and represent Quality Control in interdepartmental meetings, Continuous Process Improvement teams, participate in RCA investigations as well as evaluate new inspection processes to ensure they are adequate.
  • Inform manufacturing supervision and department managers of quality issues.



  • College diploma is preferred.
  • Technician/Technologist certificate preferably in a related field (Engineering, QC, QA, Welding).
  • Five years experience in Quality Control, preferably at a supervisory level.
  • Knowledge of fitting, welding or fabrication.
  • Superior computer and communication skills.




  • Competitive salaries
  • Employer-paid pension plan
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Bonus plan
  • Excellent Health and Dental benefits
  • Educational Refund Program
  • Life insurance… and so much more!


We thank you for your interest, however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


BWXT Canada Ltd. embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status or disability, or any other category protected by provincial law.

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