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Quality Assurance Coordinator

Date Posted: Aug 6, 2019

Location: Whitby, ON, CA

Company: Gerdau

About Us:


Gerdau is the leading company in the production of long steel in the Americas and one of the major suppliers of specialty long steel in the world. With more than 45,000 employees, Gerdau has an installed capacity of more than 25 million metric tons of steel and it is the largest recycler in Latin America, and around the world, it transforms millions of metric tons of scrap into steel every year. 

Gerdau Long Steel North America is a leader in mini-mill steel production and steel recycling in North America, with an annual manufacturing capacity of approximately 10 million metric tons of mill finished steel products. Through a vertically integrated network of mini-mills, scrap recycling facilities and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout the U.S. and Canada, offering a diverse and balanced product mix of merchant steel, rebar, structural shapes, fabricated steel, flat rolled steel and wire rod.

Gerdau Special Steel North America is an engineered bar producer headquartered in Jackson, Michigan with world-class steel manufacturing mills in Jackson, Michigan, Monroe Michigan, and Fort Smith, Arkansas, and metal processing facilities in Huntington, Indiana, Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, Lansing, Michigan, Canton, Ohio, and North Vernon, Indiana.

With engineered steel bar producing capabilities in North America, Europe, Brazil, and soon to be India, the Gerdau Special Steel group is the largest supplier of SBQ engineered steel bars to the global automotive and heavy truck industries.


Coordinate Quality aspects of a production area including claim and loss analysis and reporting, calibration of equipment, quality tests confirmation and document control.

This is a night shift position 7pm-7am with a rotating 2 week schedule.  1st week: work Sunday-Monday; off Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday; work Friday-Saturday.  2nd week: off Sunday, Monday; work Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday.


Ability to work in a fast pace production environment focused on safety and have proficiency in computer software applications including Microsoft Office programs
Responsible for daily quality routine of checking production schedule, auditing product quality and approve test results.
The Quality Coordinator will be required to analyze the data from collection samples and identify anomalies and inconsistencies in product quality based on the data. The individual is accountable for identifying appropriate corrective measures and necessary escalation to the Routine Facilitator and/or Quality Assurance Manager based on analysis. 
Responsible for his/her safety as well as his/her colleagues, seeking continuous improvement related to employee’s health and safety, environment and process efficiency and customer’s satisfaction with the quality of products and services. All efforts must be directed for preventive actions.



Ability to work night shift 7pm-7am with a rotating work week including weekends
Minimum of 2 years experience in industrial environment
Technical Degree with a preference in Metallurgy or Engineering or similar preferred.
SAP experience is a plus


Salary & Benefits:

  • Medical and Prescription
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Pension/RSP plan
  • Basic Life/Accidental Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program


Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity for all and the importance of each employee and applicant as an individual.  It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no unlawful discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, creed, colour, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disabilities, or other legally protected status.  All external applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.

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