Ground Effects


Summary: Ground Effects is looking for an Auditor to join our growing organization. Ground Effects Ltd. has dedicated itself to excellence since its inception in 1986 and has evolved into a multi-faceted supplier of quality interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry and more.

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum Grade 12 education required; College or Bachelors Degree Preferred.
  • Experience or designation in quality manufacturing including inspection, auditing, and testing experience. Knowledge of tools, concepts, and methodologies of Quality Assurance.
  • ISO-9005/IATF-16949 or Internal auditor training preferred.
  • Certifications including ISO/TS Internal Quality Auditor, Quality Improvement Associate, Six Sigma an asset.
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize and multitask.
  • Demonstrated flexibility within a fast-paced challenging environment.
  • Ability to take initiative and recognize needs.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team.
  • Previous Quality Experience, with an ability to train others and learn new skills.
  • Must possess a valid Ontario driver’s license and Passport.
  • Requirement to travel to various regions within Canada and the United States.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for delivering a risk-based thinking, operational, regulatory and customer specific required audits.
  • Expected to contribute to the annual audit plan.
  • Effectively manage all aspects of audit planning, execution and reporting of Internal Audit assigned by Quality Systems Manager.
  • Maintain appropriate levels of communication with Ground Effects Plant management and Quality management throughout audit execution.
  • In conjunction with management, perform effective risk assessments to ensure audits focus on the most relevant business risks.
  • Perform audit activities independently in an effective, timely and quality manner.
  • Document results of audit and provide CI initiative resulting from observation or Audit findings.
  • Produce concise and impartial audit reports to communicate results of the audit work and drawing conclusions on control effectiveness and impacts.
  • Complete audits in accordance with IATF 16949 and ISO 9001:2015 ; ISO 14001:2015 internal audit requirements while applying International Standards for Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.
  • Ensure that issues identified are fully understood by the auditee and appropriate action plans are defined as a result.
  • Perform special and ad-hoc projects, including internal audit process related projects and initiatives.
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager.

Only the selected candidates will receive a response. Thank you for your interest.

Ground Effects Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome and encourage applications from persons with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Products & Services

Ground Effects has dedicated itself since its inception in 1986 and has evolved into a multi-faceted supplier of quality interior and exterior accessory components for the automotive industry and more. Click for more information


Our foundation capabilities include:
  • Automated Manufacturing
  • Automated Assembly
  • Specialized Surface Coatings
  • Mass Vehicle Customization
We pride ourselves in our in-house services for CAD/CAM Product Design and Development, Machining, Milling, Bending, and Robotic Plasma Cutting and Welding. Click for more information

Enable Haiti- 2018 Read-a-Thon

Ground Effects Ltd. and the Cowan Foundation are jointly participating in the the 2018 Read-a-Thon.  This company wide initiative encourages the children (4-15) of our employee family to read all summer long.  The goal is to read 1,000,000 pages in support of over 900 Haitian orphans.  It all starts with you-one page at a time!  For details please click here