Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure 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 the project location in a foreign country. 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.
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. must present a current CQM certificate
Familiar with USACE EM385-1-1 is 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 with ability to pass security background checks to gain Base access
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.
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