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QC Specialist (Mechanical, Electrical and Civil/Structural)

QC Specialist (Mechanical, Electrical and Civil/Structural)

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently looking for Quality Control (QC) Specialists in various disciplines (mechanical piping and HVAC, electrical, controls, BAS, fire protection, security and civil / structural) experienced in design-build construction projects. Responsibilities will include construction quality oversight, subcontractor oversight, submittal reviews, work plan reviews, daily / weekly / monthly QC reporting and management.  This position will involve long-term assignment to Saudi Arabia. The ideal candidate must be interested in the onsite construction side of the business and work directly with our construction workers, subcontractors and project management in a “hands on” construction environment.


Key Responsibilities

Will be responsible for overall management of CQC for area of specialization and have the authority to act in all CQC matters as they relate to the assigned project in their area of speciality.

  • Implement the project QC Plan and perform in field QC functions to assure the quality of construction in their specialty
  • Perform QC reviews for all project submittals
  • Plan, Coordinate and participate in on-site QC meetings, QC Training, mock-ups and other QC related activities and attend Mutual Understanding Meeting
  • Responsible for managing and coordinating the three phases of control and documentation and ensure testing is performed
  • Supervise project staff and subcontractor Quality Control Inspectors
  • Coordinate and resolve comments on subcontractor Quality Control Plans
  • Ensure that inspection reports are received in timely manner and are reviewed for compliance to scope of inspection and forwarded to all concerned
  • Interfaces with disciplines to steward resolution of technical issues, Requests for Information and non-compliant work
  • Prepare and issue overall Inspection Status Report and maintain Test Log and Non-conformance Report Log
  • Report on quality issues to Project Manager and Line Manager in a timely manner, including regular updates for reporting requirements
  • Manage submission of all project submittals and daily and testing reporting, provide QC certifications and documentation required in the contract
  • Prepare, review, approve corrective action plans

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum of 15 years construction experience as QC Specialist, Project Engineer, QC Manager, Project Manager or Project Superintendent on large vertical and horizontal construction projects
  • BS or MS in Engineering or Construction Management from an accredited university relevant and requisite experience will be considered depending on client requirements  
  • For Mechanical, would be a certified Master Mechanical Installer or Master Plumber with experience in industrial project with special emphasis on HVAC and chiller systems
  • For Electrical, Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or Certified Master Electrician with related experience in industrial projects and knowledge of NEC and local codes
  • For Civil / Structural, Bachelor Degree in Civil / Structural Engineering with experience in industrial projects or relevant / requisite experience
  • For other areas of specialization certification or accreditation is required
  • Professional Engineering license specialized area is a plus
  • Current USACE / USN CQM Training is required or ability to obtain prior to job mobilization and must present a current CQM certificate
  • Familiar with USACE EM385-1-1 a plus
  • Proficient in basic project management software including Microsoft project, Primavera, and other pertinent software programs
  • Strong technical writing and verbal communication skills
  • Mentoring of junior engineers, as needed
  • Familiar with Construction Materials Testing procedures and ASTM standards
  • Enthusiastic, self-starter with desire to provide excellent service to clients
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
  • Ability to work under pressure or deadlines and handle multiple priorities
  • High level organizational skills with great attention to detail
  • Must be able to perform / conduct project site inspections that include walking over rugged terrain, climbing ladders, conveyor / elevator transport, and be capable of wearing all required personnel protective equipment (PPE)
  • US Citizenship

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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