Quality Assurance Manager

  • Location: Kelowna
  • Posting Date: April 03, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 145709
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Manufacturing

Our client, a leading manufacturer of supplements and other health related products is looking to hire a Manager of Quality Assurance for their Kelowna operation. Reporting to the Director of Quality Assurance, you will be responsible for establishing the safety of all products. In this role, you will be responsible to ensure that procedures are carried out on the production floor and are compliant with USFDA, CFIA and other governing bodies. This growing company's mission is to contribute to the lives of its customer, employees, suppliers and the community in a sustainable manner. As an integral part of the management team, you will provide leadership to the QA specialists and the rest of the QA team.


  • Ensure batch documents including manufacturing documents, packaging documents, and quality control testing documents are complete.
  • Ensure in-process testing in manufacturing and packaging are performed as required
  • Packaging Components specification approval.
  • Label Control – approval of proofs and printed labels, and QA release.
  • Finished good release
  • Environmental Monitoring: Pest Control, Temperature and Humidity Monitoring.
  • Complaints investigations when requested
  • Re-work review and approval
  • Internal Audits (perform and follow-up on corrective actions)
  • Manage QA Inspectors, QA Specialists, Trainer/SOP Coordinator.


  • University Degree or Technical Diploma in a suitable Science or associated discipline
  • 5 – 10 years of industry experience preferably in supervisory in Quality Operations
  • Demonstrated aptitude for utilization of common tools for process evaluation and analysis
  • Demonstrated project management skills an asset
  • Lean Six Sigma knowledge (5S, Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping)
If this sounds like a role that fits your skill set and interest, please send us a copy of your resume to jeff@macdonaldsearchgroup.com and we look forward to meeting you.