Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Title: LCIV OIR: Associate Specialist, Quality Assurance
Job Number: 1074647
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.
Associate Specialist, Quality Assurance
Seeking a quality professional whose technical expertise and knowledge of quality systems will support the LCIV Quality Program mission.
Candidate will optimize project execution by ensuring services meet the established standards of quality including reliability, usability and performance.
Responsibilities will include:
Support the quality management program and help improve the customer journey by employing quality oversight techniques, quality training, statistical methods, assessments and other quality tools.
Ensure that work condition requirements are met by creating audit/inspection reports and making recommendations/presentations to management for corrective/preventive actions.
Implement performance evaluation and prediction methods to improve the safety, reliability and maintainability of product systems and services.
Validate contractually required standards for project execution and verify that those standards are met for every deliverable.
Align quality management function with product/service performance needs to ensure that product/service lines deliver value to customers.
Analyze and solve complex problems requiring detailed knowledge of field and value-added practices.
Use experience and problem-solving skills to develop and improve processes.
Provide guidance to less experienced team members across all levels of the project, as needed.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree preferred
0-1 years quality auditing and inspection experience (industry specific experience is a plus)
Certifications are an advantage including ASQ, Lean and Six Sigma, Project Management, etc.
Experience with the implementation of corrective and preventive action programs
In-depth knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of Quality Management
In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Visio)
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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