Metal-machining inspection foreperson


Job Id: 5012

Custom Quality Manufacturing (CQM)

January 23, 2024



Full Time

Custom Quality Manufacturing Elgin Inc. is a contract metal fabrication company located in Aylmer Ont. We manufacture components for other companies as well as own box blade material pusher product line. We’re a rapidly growing company that is thriving thanks the dedication of our employee’s. We provide ingenuity in design, deliver quality products on time and follow through with exceptional customer service.

We are seeking a dedicated metal machining inspection foreperson who desires to find a satisfying career with a growing company. This position will report directly to the owners of the company. This is a great opportunity to join a successful organization and raise a family in a vibrant and safe rural community. We are an equal opportunity employer with plans for a great future.

Duties and Responsibilities: Performing a full range of variable inspection and production-related tasks. Correction guidance, administrative duties including documenting and the method of correction of quality issues. Setting high quality standards and capable of communicating those standards diplomatically. Inspection work can include visual inspection, touch point inspection the use of measuring equipment to determine conformity of a part. Lead rework projects, eliminate defects with parts which may include rejection and recycling. Possible polishing and deburring or replacing components.

Essential Job Function: • Supervision of quality inspection. • Leads quality improvement techniques and methods • Ensures all team members are working safely • Responsible for the availability and maintenance of proper equipment, tools and gauges • Communicates with customer contacts as needed on job requirements • Verifies compliance with procedures, policies and job site specific regulations • Completes required paperwork as needed for duration and completion of a project • Able to manage a wide range of projects and communicate with a variety of clients. Job requirements: • Effectively operate electronic measurement equipment such as coordinate measuring tools. • Familiar with MS Office and able to use other computer programs such as Excel and Outlook on a daily basis • Lift a minimum of up to 50 pounds • Stand for extended periods. • Ability to multi task and work under pressure. • Capable of providing training of other team members and production staff. • Communicate effectively with all other fabrication and production team members.

Qualifications: • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a lead hand in manufacturing environment • Automotive quality experience a strong asset • A history of being dependable, and reliable • University degree • Basic math, reading and comprehension skills • Provide own transportation.

Compensation:  Starting wages are $34.00 per hour.  2 x 15 min breaks paid  ½ hour lunch unpaid  Time and ½ paid after 44 hours.  Performance bonus points for quality and dedication  The bonus program includes a night shift bonus.  Annual profit-sharing bonus after 1 year.  Medical benefits begin after 90 days probation.  Community loyalty discount of 10% at 5 retail locations.

To apply: please email your resume to

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