Quality Control Manager – New Construction – Halifax,NS


Dovre Group is pleased to present the following opportunity: Quality Control Manager – New Construction located in Halifax, NS. This is a permanent full-time role.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Sets priorities for QC team to ensure performance targets are met
  • Liaise with Class and Customer to address emerging issues and concerns
  • Monitor ITP to ensure inspections and tests required to meet milestones are completed and properly documented
  • Develop and maintain QC checkpoints to align with business needs and trends to identify risk at earliest opportunity
  • Liaise with production and other internal stakeholders to communicate quality findings and lead actions to rectify



Education required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Naval Architecture Marine Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Registered P. Eng designation required or ability to attain one through Engineers Nova Scotia

Experience required:

  • 5+ years working in Quality Control within the Shipbuilding Industry
  • Supervisory experience within the Shipbuilding Industry is required
  • Experience within a naval new build environment
  • Strong knowledge of ISO compliance standards
  • Ability to manage through teamwork and influence direct and non-direct reports
  • Experience in a unionized setting
  • Experience in Manufacturing and/or Heavy Industry
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a diverse workforce
  • Excellent computer systems skills; MS Office
  • Customer focused individual with exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Energetic self-starter who enjoys working in a fast paced, team-oriented environment
  • All successful applicants must meet requirements for Canadian Controlled Goods Program (CGP), Canadian Government Security clearance, and U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)


Dovre Group is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from anyone meeting the requirements for this position.

Our client is proud to offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • A flexible medical, dental, and vision plan
  • Employee & Family Assistance Programs
  • RRSP matching program
  • Health & Wellness reimbursements
  • Opportunities to take part in job related training and development
  • Growth and progression opportunities within the company
  • Relocation costs (if applicable)


For more information about the position above or working for Dovre Group, please contact:

Shauna Pierce
Senior 360 Recruiter



Job ID: #28749