Engineering Assistant - Quality Technician - New Grads - Entry Level

Venture Steel - Etobicoke, ON (30+ days ago)

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Role and Responsibilities

Working closely with all departments to resolve customer concerns, the incumbent will:

  • Collate hard and soft copy operation/sales/shipping logs to support case files
  • Investigate process history to determine root cause of failures and identify corrective actions required
  • Perform observation studies on product to assist sales order fulfillment
  • Assist in managing disposition and salvage of defective material
  • Implement action plans designed to support lean improvements and Venture Steel’s quality and productivity goals
  • Identify and assess potential improvements in Operations, Sales, and Logistics processes
  • Develop specialist knowledge of steel and aluminum specifications and related applications
  • Take on project and other duties as required

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • We are seeking recent graduates or early-career individuals who have recently completed an Engineering or Applied Science bachelor’s degree program and are eligible to obtain a P.Eng. designation. Programs of interest are Metallurgical, Industrial, Mechanical, Management, Systems Design, or Chemical Engineering.
  • Prior co-op or intern experience within an industrial or office environment would be an asset.

Preferred Skills

  • Fluency in MS Office and ability to quickly assimilate a proprietary computer interface is required
  • Ability to quickly pivot to handle new situations as they arise is highly valuable
  • Knowledge of Six Sigma, Lean, APQP, and quality system implementation would be an asset
  • Interest or experience in business administration and accounting would be an asset
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Work Environment

  • Requires sitting at a desk working on a computer in an office atmosphere
  • Requires ability to go into a plant manufacturing environment, which may involve extended standing periods
  • Requires ability to cut samples and use power tools

At Venture Steel Inc. we respect diversity and treat one another in ways that are fair, courteous and compassionate, recognizing everyone's contributions. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. Venture Steel Inc. is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process if required due to disability. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.


  • RRSP Match
  • On-site parking
  • Onsite Gym
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Vacation & paid time off
  • Vision care
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Steel Industry: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Quality / Technical Services: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)


  • Etobicoke, ON (Preferred)