Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Quality Control (QC) Supervisor at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees by providing excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Quality Control (QC) Supervisor at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Supervise the application of Quality personnel and resources to support manufacturing operations including the quantity of appropriately skilled personnel, tools and equipment; monitor personnel efficiency and utilization; identify gaps and take action to close performance gaps;
  • Provide technical guidance to personnel in areas of inspection and quality; support the cross training of inspection personnel within other areas of operations to eliminate single points of failure;
  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives related to inspection process improvements and cost reductions including review of shop orders, operation sheets, data cards and other instructions for adequacy and correctness; identify equipment and process changes. Identify, evaluate and recommend new inspection technologies to support CI;
  • Support CI initiatives related to manufacturing operations; support the process improvement activities for reduction of rework and scrap; support the implementation of SPC and other similar processes as required.

Position Requirements

  • Post-secondary education in a relevant technical discipline (minimum of 4 years as an inspector in an Aerospace Manufacturing environment is considered equivalent to a technical diploma).
  • 8-10 years of experience in a technical position in the aerospace industry.
  • Strong working knowledge of and experience with standard office equipment and software.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong planning, organization and follow-up skills.

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive (FLEX) benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • On-site gym
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Flexible work hours
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials

COVID-19 Protocol

Magellan Aerospace is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees. Each employee and visitor who enter our premises are screened for COVID-19 symptoms. Masks are recommended in all of our shared public areas of the workplace and employees are required to practice social distancing at all times. We have ensured that hand-sanitize stations are easily accessible and enhanced cleaning schedules have been implemented on a daily basis.


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief.

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