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Our values

As a leading global technology company, we are always looking for talents that can help us bring the latest innovative solutions to life.


Our expertise is at our customers’ disposal as we listen to their needs and develop ad hoc solutions to help them overcome challenges and achieve their objectives.


We continually invest in research and development to develop solutions that are both innovative and effective, helping optimize the cost of the product.


We are resolute in our commitment to act honestly, justly and with respect for our colleagues, our customers and the wider community.


People are the key to our success, and we work to encourage their personal and professional growth through continuous training to expand their technical and managerial skills.


We invest without compromise in innovative technology that allows us to ensure the highest quality standards and make our solutions effective and high performing.


The speed with which we execute our operations is uncommon in our sector and ensures the utmost respect for our customers’ project timetables.

Why work with us?

Because we believe in the value of people, respect their uniqueness, and appreciate the active contributions that each individual can make to the growth of a dynamic, international organization like ours. The ideas, values and efforts of the individual are dedicated to a common objective, for our success and that of our customers. Our activities are carried out with respect for the environment and for the communities where we operate.

Autonomy and responsibility

We are a lean organization that believes in a “policy of taking action”. With us, you will find active and motivating roles that will help you better advance on your professional journey.

Continuous training

Besides technological know-how, the main key to our success is the people who bring UTIL to life. We therefore promote the growth of our talented individuals through specific training, with dedicated leadership courses that foster both technical and managerial skills.


We are a global group with a strong local presence in six nations and three continents. By working with us you will be able to encounter and gain the most from the many multicultural settings that form the foundation of our international mindset.

Open positions


LOCATION: Concord, Ontario
REPORTS TO: Toolroom Manager

VACANCIES:  Afternoon Shift x2 – Mon – Fri 3pm – 11pm, Night Shift x2 – Sun – Thurs 11pm – 7am

To assist in the tooling process as assigned, performing all the general functions of a Tool & Die Maker as listed below, while meeting the established customer requirements at UCAN.  To build, modify, repair and troubleshoot dies, tools, jigs and fixtures for production while working to very close tolerances from blueprints, sketches and samples to ensure that final product meets customer specifications.


  • Maintains and manufactures tools, dies and fixtures accurately to provide quality components at peak efficient levels.
  • Works on presses to diagnose cause of tool or die malfunction.
  • Sets up and operates all Toolroom machines including lathes, milling machine, drill press, grinders, etc.
  • Assists Set-Up Operators to set up and adjust presses to ensure parts are produced according to customer and UTIL requirements.
  • Reads and interprets blueprints and uses precision measuring instruments (imperial and metric). Performs bench work and skilled fitting to very close tolerances.
  • Recommends maintenance and equipment repair necessary to achieve the highest possible efficiency, safety and quality. Maintains documentation and preventive maintenance requirement of press tools.
  • Manages daily priorities for attainment of customer satisfaction, while also meeting production schedule commitments to achieve business objectives.
  • Performs assigned tasks within given timeframes, and reports progress to Toolroom Manager or designate.
  • Actively participates in dimensional quality concerns related to customer issues, and supports departmental goals and objectives.
  • Performs all job functions in a safe and healthful manner, abiding by all Health, Safety and Environmental rules and regulations including the use of personal protective equipment.
  • Follows the guidelines and rules as set out by the Employee Handbook and Company policies.
  • Contributes to a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional / technical knowledge.
  • Works in a cost-effective manner and maintains high standard of quality and excellent workmanship.
  • Performs various other related duties as assigned.


  • High school education, valid Ontario Tool and Die Maker Certificate;
  • Must possess basic computer skills, i.e., Windows, Microsoft Office, Excel
  • Five (5) years experience building and / or improving stamping dies and transfer dies in an automotive production environment
  • Good understanding of metrology, SPC level 2, Algebra and Geometry
  • Ability to read and understand complicated blueprints;
  • Good working knowledge of GD&T
  • Able to communicate in both written and spoken English
  • Good organizational skills, be a self starter and a team player
  • Able to operate Toolroom equipment (lathe, grinding machine, milling machine, etc.) effectively and safely
  • Ability to work overtime if required

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LOCATION: Concord, Ontario
REPORTS TO: Production Supervisor/Manager

VACANCIES:  Afternoon Shift – Mon – Fri 3pm – 11pm, Night Shift – Sun – Thurs 11pm – 7am


  • Operate heavy metal stamping press machine to produce quality product that meets customer specifications;
  • Removes worn or damaged die components to be replaced or repaired, and re-install components as required;
  • Performs die setup and adjustment as required – 4 slide / blanking;
  • Performs dimensional and visual inspections of first-off, in-process & final product to ensure compliance to applicable standards, using product drawings, blueprints and/or work orders;
  • Contains non-conforming product as per the applicable Quality procedure;
  • Maintains safety standards of equipment and work area according to established procedures and as instructed by the supervisor;
  • Ensures work area and machines are kept clean, organized and tidy at all times;
  • Stores equipment and tools properly when not in use;
  • Informs the supervisor to the best of his ability about unusual things, faulty design, unsafe conditions, missing parts, etc;
  • Works in a cost-effective manner and maintains high standard of quality and excellent workmanship;
  • Perform all job functions in a safe and healthful manner, abiding by all health, safety and environmental rules and regulations including the use of personal protective equipment;
  • Performs other related duties as assigned;


  • Previous work experience in stamping environment beneficial although training is provided;
  • Previous press operation experience would be an asset;
  • Must be able to understand, read and write in English;
  • Contributes to a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional / technical knowledge;
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision;
  • Ability to work overtime if required;
  • Must wear appropriate personal protective equipment  while working;
  • Must follow all health & safety rules and regulations;
  • Ability to stand for long periods, bend and lift up to 30 lbs;
  • Be punctual, reliable and willing to work flexible hours;

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LOCATION: Concord, Ontario
REPORTS TO: Quality Manager

Responsible to ensure the credibility of UTIL’s quality system is always maintained.  Ensure world-class quality products and processes at a competitive cost to meet and exceed customers’ expectations. Provide technical support and services in the development of production methods and systems, as well as assisting with planning, and scheduling of work. This role will be required to perform all the functions as listed below, while meeting and exceeding the Customer requirements at UTIL.


  • Accountable for the development and maintenance of strong Customer relations.
  • Full cycle customer maintenance
  • Champion of UTIL’s quality system in demonstrating and documenting conformance to Customer requirements.
  • Ensure products meet both the CUSTOMER and UTIL specifications.
  • Evaluate Customer process capability together with the Production and Engineering departments.
  • Ensure the use of capable processes for manufacturing of products.
  • Ensure operating practices are correctly matched with production and customer requirements by conducting proficiency audits on the production floor.
  • Actively participate in PFMEA when required.
  • Assist with the Quality department’s annual budget.
  • Control Customer process capabilities.
  • Conduct Annual validation testing for responsible Customer.
  • Manage the PPAP committed time with the customer, start to finish, Submit ISIR / PPAP samples for customer approval.
  • Monitoring the cost for quality, through customer sorts.
  • Liaison between customer and UTIL.
  • Support supplier development initiatives.
  • Maintain CI focus in achieving departmental CI goals.
  • Lead 8D problem solving, maintain and ensure timely closure of open issues for each Customers.
  • Maintain 5s in the Quality Office and all areas of work and assist in design of plant layout
  • Perform all job functions in a safe and healthful manner, abiding by all health, safety and environmental rules and regulations including the use of personal protective equipment.
  • Maintain QI database and IQA through to closure, ensuring Production operator sign off
  • All other duties as assigned by Management


  • 2 years experience in a Quality environment in manufacturing/automotive industry.
  • Knowledge of Quality Systems, PPAP, APQP, PFMEA, FMEA, blueprint reading, Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T), Significant Characteristics (SC), design of experiments (DOE), customer-specific requirements and various test methods considered an asset.
  • Measurement System Analysis & MSC Certificate considered an asset.
  • Ability to communicate and interact well with people in all departments.
  • Effective problem-solving skills (8D); decision-making skills
  • Ability to read blueprint drawings
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Preferably assigned a CQE.
  • University Degree / College Diploma specializing in Mechanical, Manufacturing or Metallurgical Engineering or in a related discipline
  • Education in Statistical Process Control.
  • Computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Word/Excel/Access, Minitab, PLEX)


  • 2 years experience in a Quality environment in manufacturing/automotive industry.
  • Previous experience in the Quality or Quality Engineering field.
  • Must be able to understand, read and write in English.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Be punctual, reliable and willing to work extended hours.
  • Contributes to a positive work environment by demonstrating and sharing functional / technical knowledge.
  • Function effectively within a group that may have differing opinions
  • Be able to function well under pressure

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LOCATION: Concord, Ontario
REPORTS TO: Quality Manager

While adhering to standard safety and quality operational policies & procedures, the primary functions of the Quality Inspector are to communicate expected quality standards for parts produced, and guide operators, shipping receiving to meet these expected quality standards.  Quality Inspector will also co-ordinate dimensional inspections on manufactured parts/materials or purchased items, using precision measuring equipment and applicable drawings, blueprints and/or Purchase Order requirements.


  • Complete 1st Off when required
  • Perform all Incoming Inspection Activities.
  • Perform all Shipping dock audit.
  • Perform in process audits.
  • Perform dimensional assessment with various measuring instruments as required.
  • Train personnel in areas of quality as assigned.
  • Participate in FTM activities by performing UCAN made / purchased products layout to assist engineering in producing UCAN drawings as needed.
  • Co-ordinate supplier defective material rejections when needed.
  • Coordinate customer returns when needed by issuing corresponding MRAs and closing the RMA status once the returns are received.
  • Assist and perform gauge calibration activities on measuring devices when due.
  • Assist in Internal Audits
  • Assist in PPAP Layouts as required
  • Fill in for QI Team Member, vacation, absence.
  • Other requirements as laid out by Quality Department.


To perform this job successfully the selected individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • Valid Ontario Millwright’s license – 433A
  • Previous experience in stamping environment is a must.
  • Knowledge of and ability to read blueprints and interpret, as necessary.
  • Knowledge of GD&T is an asset
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Metal stamping product knowledge associated checking fixtures concept and applications.
  • Proficient at using and reading measuring devices, including practical knowledge of calibration.
  • CMM experience and/or CMM concepts is a plus.
  • Ability to use Optical Comparator (Shadowgraph)
  • Ability to assign tasks to delegates.  Preventative Maintenance frequency increased
  • Decision making at applicable levels.
  • Demonstrated ability with time management.
  • Audit Internal Quality Management Systems (IATF 16949 / ISO 9001)
  • Minimum High School Diploma (Grade XII) education required.
  • Community College (technical diploma with Quality courses of study) is an asset.
  • 3 to 5 years on related field (Stamping)
  • This position will require additional on-the-job training.
  • Previous experience in the Quality or Quality Engineering field.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Be able to function well under pressure.

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