LCV NORTHCOM: Specialist, Quality Assurance - Production Control - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

Fort Irwin
United States


LCV NORTHCOM: Specialist, Quality Assurance - Production Control

As a condition of employment, you are subject to temporary duties assigned by KBR to support emergency, disaster relief, or other contingency type missions within the United States. These missions will be temporary, and you will return to the permanent duty position at the National Training Center.

Job Summary

Seeking a skilled quality professional whose technical expertise and knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 quality management systems will support the LOGCAP Quality Program mission. Candidate will optimize project execution by ensuring services meet the established standards of quality including reliability, usability and performance.

The candidate will be responsible for overseeing and ensuring the quality of maintenance operations within a government training environment. Candidate will:

  • Identify, prioritize, document, and assess customer quality requirements to ensure consistent understanding and customer satisfaction.
  • Measure relevant quality level requirements to ensure that delivered products and/or services meet customer’s needs.
  • Confirm high-quality work is produced the first time, by performing independent and objective assessments of work products of any maintenance level.
  • Integrate quality disciplines within equipment maintenance management systems.
  • Support quality assurance and control procedures during maintenance operations.
  • Assure safe and reliable repairs and services are performed on all equipment.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • 3-5 years combined quality auditing, inspection and maintenance experience (track, heavy and light wheeled maintenance 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)

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


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.

KBR is a global provider of differentiated professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle within the Government Solutions and Energy sectors. KBR employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with customers in more than 80 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across three synergistic global businesses:

Government Solutions , serving government customers globally, including capabilities that cover the full lifecycle of defense, space, aviation and other government programs and missions from research and development, through systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, to operations, maintenance, and field logistics

Technology Solutions , featuring proprietary technology, equipment, catalysts, digital solutions and related technical services for the monetization of hydrocarbons, including refining, petrochemicals, ammonia and specialty chemicals, as well as inorganics

Energy Solutions , including onshore oil and gas; LNG (liquefaction and regasification)/GTL; oil refining; petrochemicals; chemicals; fertilizers; differentiated EPC; maintenance services (Brown & Root Industrial Services); offshore oil and gas (shallow-water, deep-water, subsea); floating solutions (FPU, FPSO, FLNG & FSRU); program management and consulting services

KBR is proud to work with its customers across the globe to provide technology, value-added services, integrated EPC delivery and long term operations and maintenance services to ensure consistent delivery with predictable results. At KBR, We Deliver .