QMS engineer

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Date: 02-Oct-2021

Location: La Pocatiere, QC, Canada

Company: Alstom

Req ID:163484 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 75 000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.  

Join us as Quality Management System Engineer, and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in  La Pocatiere (QC), CA.


The Quality Management System (QMS) Engineer/Professional plans, integrates, develops, maintains and monitors application of the Alstom integrated management system. He/She assure the integrity of the processes, governance of the process and deliverables.

  • He/She is mandated to the monitoring of critical processes.
  • The QMS Engineer/Professional supports other functions in the development of processes and monitor and support all functions in the closing of corrective and preventive actions and drive for continuous improvement.
  • The QMS enables the functions and management to maintain certifications, e.g. IRIS, ISO,… and support the respective management representative acc. Quality standards.
  • He/She acts as independent Quality Assurance of projects.



  • The support to all functions for the management of corrective and preventive actions, as well as the consolidation and reporting of it.
  • Support the maintenance of ISO 9001, IRIS and other relevant certification for all sites in the area of responsibility (BU/region/division) including the local application of the BT Group Quality Policy.
  • Conducts internal audits in the site/BU/region/division
  • Report of process performance and process maturity assessment, including KPI reports (CARs, time to close open items, …) and management summary.
  • Support the evolution, improvement and deployment of BT Integrated Business Processes for the area of responsibility (site/BU/region/division):
  • Verify processes of all functions with only local focus
  • Ensure consistency of local process development with division/Group wide process development, aligned with the divisional coordinator
  • Facilitate integration of local process documentation into the global system
  • Review process documentation of other functions on behalf of Quality
  • Contribute to the development of process documentation owned by the Quality Function
  • Supervise local process deployment and awareness by all functions





  • Engineering degree or equivalent
  • Relevant experience required (i.e. directly linked to the requirements of the position/role)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience post graduate
  • Minimum 5 years of leadership experience
  • International working experience
  • Has experience with ISO std (IRIS)

Specialized or cross-functional knowledge / relevant experience required by the position/role

  • Typically 3 – 5 years of experience in a relevant role.
  • IRIS, ISO 9001,Value Chain, other relevant standards, such as OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001, EMAS.
  • Certification process of relevant standards
  • Quality or HSE management experience and (internal) auditor experience
  • Audit experience (internal)


We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.   

Alstom is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


Effective 29 January 2021, Alstom completed the acquisition of Bombardier Transportation. This is a Bombardier Transportation Legal Entity Position - positions at Bombardier Transportation companies are all members of the Alstom Group.

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