Associate Specialist, Configuration Management, Change Control

by General Dynamics Land Systems

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Nov 23, 2021
General Dynamics Land Systems

Job Description

Associate Specialist, Change Coordinator

Position Description:

  • Receive incoming TDP release and change control documentation, perform a basic check for completeness and log in the Configuration Management (CM) Configuration Status Accounting (CSA) system
  • Review, audit and prepare TDP release documentation (ERRs. SRRs. STRRs and new drawings) for final release
  • Review,  audit and prepare change control documentation (Change requests, Deviations etc.) for Change Control Board (CCB) processing
  • Coordinate and chair CCB activities/meetings
  • Coordinate and support cross site change control activities with other GDLS sites (i.e. SCCB)
  • Coordinate change activities with customer (Canada, USG) or designated NDQAR representatives
  • Interpret and apply Trade Compliance (ITAR, CGD, EAR) and Intellectual Property (IP) requirements for items being released
  • Manage Teamcenter (TC) Change Management process
  • Manage Configuration Management controlled Items within Teamcenter
  • Review and execute GDLS-C Engineering, Production and IR&D TDP release (Models & Drawings)
  • Review and execute Special Tools & Test Equipment and Sustainment Services TDP release (Models & Drawings)
  • Review and execute supportability change Control  process (Change Requests (CRs) Change Notices (CNs) and Supplier Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs))
  • Support Production Launch (PLP) and other production support activities
  • Manage all CM activities associated with the RRITS (Rework, Retrofit, Information Tracking System) system
  • Maintain Accurate CM files and records


Position Requirements:

  • University Degree or College Diploma
  • Minimum 1-2 years technical experience
  • Proficiency in analyzing technical data including Engineering drawings, Specifications and change documents
  • Proficiency in Configuration Management Identification, Release and Change Control processes
  • Strong problem solving and decision making ability
  • Proficient communication, organization and prioritization skills
  • Demonstrated skill in Microsoft Office applications
  • Goal oriented and able to work under time sensitive/demanding conditions
  • Configuration Management/Change Control  experience
  • Product Life Cycle (PLM) or Product Data Management (PDM) (i.e. Teamcenter), and Enterprise Resource Systems (ERP) system experience


General Dynamics Land Systems – Canada is an employment equity employer who values diversity and inclusion.  We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

It is a requirement that General Dynamics Land Systems - Canada be registered with the Canadian Controlled Goods Program and that all of its workforce be security assessed.  As such, successful applicants must meet all applicable security requirements, including, but not limited to, the ability to obtain and maintain a Canadian government security clearance to secret level.