Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Title: LCIV OIR: Quality Specialist / Construction
Job Number: 1074332
KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
Quality Specialist – Construction SME
Seeking a quality professional with expertise in general construction whose technical acumen and knowledge of quality systems will support the mission of the Quality Program. Candidate will optimize project execution by overseeing construction repair operations and ensuring those operations meet the established standards of reliability, usability and performance.
The candidate will be responsible for overseeing and ensuring the quality of construction during and after activities are performed:
Responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining an effective CQC program.
Responsible to the
Project Manager to ensure compliance with the requirements identified in the statement of work and the Contractor Quality Control Plan for all work performed by KBR, its’ on-site subcontractors and off site fabricators.
Responsible for reviewing all submittals for conformance to the project requirements.
Monitors implementation of the CQC plan by Site QC Inspectors (if applicable) and provides back up support on site as may be needed from time to time.
Maintains authority necessary to act in all quality control matters for KBR.
Employing quality oversight techniques, quality training, statistical methods, assessments and other quality tools to improve the customer journey
Ensuring that work condition requirements are met by performing site assessments and audits, generating reports and recommending corrective and preventive actions to management
Implementing performance evaluation and prediction methods to improve the safety, reliability and maintainability of water purification systems and equipment
Validating contractually required standards for project execution and verifying that those standards are met for every deliverable related to water purification
Aligning quality management function with water purification needs to ensure that water purification operations deliver value to customers
Analyzing and solving complex problems requiring detailed knowledge of value-added practices in water purification
Using experience, problem-solving skills and interdepartmental communication to develop and improve processes
Providing guidance to less experienced team members across all levels of the project, as needed
Implementing safety standards and ensuring all safety reports, metrics and communications are in accordance with KBR’s Zero Harm Program
Provide reports and communications to the client related to safety in accordance with the contractual requirements
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree preferred
years of experience in quality management and general construction
Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of quality management, including corrective and preventive action programs
Ability to recognize the need for equipment repair
Ability to follow technical instructions and utilize reference materials to improve construction reliability
In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio)
Must have a valid 30 hour OSHA 1926 Construction certification
Must be fluent in English
Must possess passport book (not passport card) with at least 15 months of remaining validity AND with at least 6 blank visa/stamp pages remaining
Must possess driver’s license with at least 6 months of remaining validity
It should be understood that employment may be located in potentially dangerous areas, including combat or war zones. This might involve the possibility of suffering harm by dangerous forces or friendly fire. These dangers are inherent to working conditions in a dangerous environment.
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