Posted: 4/20/2021
Woodland, CA

Reports to Director of Manufacturing, Modular
Fulltime, Exempt

General Summary

The Quality Control Manager is responsible for ensuring manufactured products meet standards and established criteria for quality, reliability, and performance. They will understand customer needs, project requirements, and will coordinate employee efforts and communication between production teams and management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals to perform the essential functions.

Exercise a high level of professionalism and confidentiality when working with staff, projects and proprietary information.

Gain understanding of client’s needs, requirements, and expectations. Communicate them, in addition to quality, reliability, and performance standards, to production teams.

Devise ways to improve the manufacturing process to ensure higher quality products.

Develop, improve, and review new specifications and procedures for products and/or processes, and train appropriate staff.

Set the requirements for raw materials from suppliers and monitor their compliance.

Conduct regular assessments of company production processes to develop in-house quality policies, procedures, and specifications.

Propose corrective actions to improve compliance with quality specifications, recommend new or improved quality control methods, procedures and/or standards and collaborate with quality personnel to implement.

Manage the inspection and testing of materials, parts, and products to ensure adherence to established quality standards.

Supervise quality personnel, providing guidance where needed.

Ensure that project and department milestones and goals are met, and that the department is being held to approved budgets.

Oversee product development procedures to identify any deviations from quality standards.

Inspect final output, comparing it to the requirements, to maintain standardization of products.

Keep accurate documentation and perform statistical analysis.

Other duties as assigned.

Key Metrics and Deliverables

Internal and External Audit reports

Adherence to established quality standards

Budget – planned vs actual

Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of and ability to interpret compliance manuals such as (PCI Manuals for Quality Control) MNL-116, MNL-117, MNL-120 and MNL- 135.

Strong analytical skills with a foundation of basic statistical tools to grow upon, in addition to strong mathematical ability.

Proven problem-solving skills that aim to remedy and prevent reoccurrence.

Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, as well as the ability to effectively listen and engage with all levels of the organization.

Builds strong relationships; engages and motivates teams representing diverse backgrounds and viewpoints; exceptionally collaborative.

Ability to maintain attentiveness to detail and accuracy throughout involvement in multiple projects without losing sight of goals and deadlines.

Excellent organization skills to drive topics with multiple stakeholders/interests.

Comfortable escalating issues while maintaining positive relationships with team members and other organizations.

Passionate about our vision and mission; able to promote, demonstrate, and communicate the mission, values and core competencies to others.

Ability to interpret panel drawings, specifications, and blueprints.

Able to exercise appropriate discretion when handling confidential and/or sensitive information.

Display willingness and interest in stepping up into greater leadership role if the situation requires or the opportunity presents itself.

Proficient with Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office Suite programs.

Work Environment

General office environment will be occasionally be experienced.

There will be routine exposure to manufacturing environments which may present hazards such as noise, electricity, chemicals, heavy equipment, and other automated and manual machinery.

There will be routine exposure to outside weather conditions, including extreme cold and extreme heat, wet and/or humid environments.

Physical Demands

Frequent: Sitting at desk, utilizing computers and phones, standing and walking

Periodic: Repetitive foot, leg, hand, arm, shoulder, and torso movements

Occasional: Business travel, (5%). Bending squatting, stooping, reaching, pushing, pulling, and lifting.

Experience and Education

Bachelor’s degree in science or business-based programs is required.

Minimum 5 years’ experience in a similar role in a production or manufacturing environment is required.

In-depth knowledge of quality control procedures and legal standards.

Posted: 3/18/2021
Antioch, CA

Contact for Resumes:
Krissy Murray, Talent Acquisition Advisor
Cell: 562-252-2253
Email: Kristina.murray@kiewit.com

POSITION OVERVIEW
The Quality Control Manager is responsible for developing, implementing and managing all quality control systems and processes that adheres to Kiewit Corporate, PCI, and CalTrans standards. While supervising a team of quality control inspectors and technicians this person will ensure a consistent and blemish free quality product that meets established standards, customer Prespecification and production goals.

DISTRICT OVERVIEW
Kiewit’s Northern California District is one of Kiewit’s leading infrastructure districts specializing in various types of work in the heavy civil, power, transportation, and water resource markets. Although most of our work is regionally based in Northern California, we also pursue various projects across the west coast. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about infrastructure and committed to the construction industry rather than design. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare, train and enforce Standard Operations Procedures for all Quality Control activities.
  • Coordinate quality control activities with Plant Manager, Engineers, and Supervisors to ensure production activities maximize product reliability and reduce rework costs
  • Responsible for the accurate filing and certification of all documents required under statutory compliance and client/customer contractual agreements.
  • Investigate and establish a root cause analysis for NCR’s and develop the appropriate corrective actions.
  • Demonstrate experience in leadership, problem-solving, creativity, strategic thinking, fostering cooperation and teamwork.
  • Notify Plant Manager of any discrepancies production personnel may have.
  • Participate in all plant inspections inclusive of management, client and statutory compliance agencies.
  • Inspection, observation and documentation of all operations to ensure specified procedures are followed.
  • Responsible for preparing, qualifying, and submitting all mix designs used, including self-performing and/or coordinating with outside laboratories to perform all required testing. Also for implementing Trial Batches as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management preferred.
  • DOT, ACI, PCI Level 1 & 2 Certification preferred.
  • Customer Focus: Builds customer confidence, is committed to increasing customer satisfaction, sets achievable customer expectations, assumes responsibility for solving customer problems, ensures commitments to customers are met, solicits opinions and ideas from customers, responds to internal customers.
  • Quality: Is attentive to detail and accuracy, is committed to excellence, looks for improvements continuously, monitors quality levels, finds root cause of quality problems, owns/acts on quality problems.
  • Leadership: Leads through change and adversity, makes the tough call when needed, builds consensus when appropriate, motivates and encourages others.
  • Decision Making/Judgment: Recognizes problems and responds, systematically gathers information, sorts through complex issues, seeks input from others, addresses root cause of issues, makes timely decisions, can make difficult decisions, uses consensus when possible, communicates decisions to others.

HRV Conformance Verification Associates, Inc. supplies a highly integrated series of professional engineering and quality assurance/quality control services worldwide that span the steel, concrete, paint, mechanical, and construction industries.

We are currently seeking PCI certified concrete inspectors (certified through the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute) to perform shop inspection for the Northeast, USA.

Requirements:

  • Valid PCI Level II or III certification issued by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute
  • ACI Certified Concrete Field Testing Technician – Grade 1 certification
  • Experience with prestressed concrete inspection, particularly for transportation and bridge projects
  • Access and ability to operate a personal computer utilizing Microsoft Word and Excel, the internet, and email
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Physical Requirements:

  • Physical activity includes: climbing, balancing, kneeling, crouching, reaching, walking, grasping, talking, hearing, and standing for sustained periods of time
  • Exerting up to 20 lbs. occasionally and up to 10 lbs. frequently
  • Visual acuity requirements include color and depth perception, and field of vision

HRV Conformance Verification Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria.

HRV promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.

HRV is a smoke-free environment and as such, prohibits smoking in all facilities.

HRV is a drug-free workplace.

Qualified candidates send resume to: Samantha E. Heirendt, Human Resource Generalist, sheirendt@hrvinc.com

Posted: 3/15/2021
Pennsylvania

KTA-Tator, Inc. (KTA) is a 100% employee-owned consulting engineering firm internationally recognized as a leading expert in corrosion protection. KTA is the largest provider of 3rd party coating inspection services in the country, and a major player in steel and concrete fabrication inspection. KTA’s hallmark professional services include coatings failure investigations and laboratory analysis, among a broader array of integrated service offerings all aimed at protecting the world’s infrastructure.

KTA is seeking reliable and competent PCI Certified Technicians to provide QA inspection of the fabrication of precast panels and prestressed bridge beams throughout Pennsylvania and neighboring states. All applicants must be willing to travel. This position is open to candidates with the following qualifications:

  • PCI Level II or III certification issued by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute - required
  • ACI Certified Concrete Field Testing Technician – Grade 1 certification – required
  • PennDOT Concrete Field Testing Technician - preferred
  • Prior experience in PennDOT and/or PA Turnpike Highway and Bridge Construction Inspection and knowledge/use of the PennDOT EQMS system - preferred
  • Experience with prestressed concrete inspection, particularly for transportation and bridge projects

Additional Requirements:

  • Act with integrity, always promoting ethical practices in all circumstances
  • Detail-oriented, ensuring all paperwork is accurate and complete
  • Customer-oriented, developing and maintaining healthy relationships with clients and contractors, keeping all parties abreast of any progress
  • Good oral and written communication and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent work ethic, dependable, and punctual
  • Reliable Transportation and valid Driver’s License
  • Basic computer skills: Microsoft Word and Excel experience, ability to navigate the internet and email correspondence

Physical Requirements:

  • Hearing, speaking, close, color, distance, depth vision, and ability to adjust focus;
  • Ability to travel, when necessary, and ability to work outside (including inclement weather);
  • Walking, climbing, bending, kneeling, crawling, crouching, standing for extended periods of time, and working in confined spaces and on uneven terrain.

Come see what all the buzz is about! We offer competitive pay, great benefits, including two fantastic retirement plans (ESOP & 401K), and will likely have many great opportunities down the line as we continue to grow!

Visit www.kta.jobs to apply!

Drug testing and criminal background and motor vehicle check will be conducted. Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.

KTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  While candidates will be considered, KTA especially encourages female, minorities, veterans, and candidates with disabilities to apply to this and all job postings. KTA is a Standing Firm Company.  AA/EEO
HR20-03B – Post Date: 07/10/2020

Posted: 3/4/2021
Midland, VA

Summary:

Directs and manages the Quality Control Department of Smith-Midland Corporation.  Provides leadership, management and technical expertise to all of Smith-Midland’s internal and external customers

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manages the day-to-day activities of the Quality Control department
  • Maintains a safe work environment and promotes safe work practices
  • Communicates company policies and procedures to the Quality Control technicians and adheres to them
  • Creates and fosters a culture of Quality at all levels throughout the organization
  • Directly trains and supervises Quality Control technicians, ensuring certifications are current
  • Maintains good standing with all external auditing agencies
  • Organizes and maintains all office records and forms in good order (both electronic and hard copies)
  • Ensures Quality System Manual is always current and updated to the latest standards
  • Performs all required materials testing as established by the Quality System Manual meet or exceed customer expectations and mandated standards
  • Develops outstanding, low-cost architectural and structural concrete mix designs
  • Communicates with outside agencies and inspectors for all quality matters. Maintains good relationships and timeliness in filing required reports
  • Keeps up-to-date with latest developments in concrete technology and R&D
  • Conducts research on improving product Quality by using latest technology available in regard to mix designs and additives. Actively participates in the development of new products and supports the company R&D efforts.
  • Participates in Continuous Improvement Activities throughout the year including leading Kaizan events
  • Uses Standard Work and Standard Work auditing to ensure Quality Programs are maintained and continuously advanced
  • Other related activities as required

Reports to the Vice President of Engineering

Qualifications:

  • 10 years precast concrete quality control or manufacturing experience, including 5 years in architectural precast.
  • ACI Levels I and II certifications and PCI Level III or equivalent
  • Able to understand complex fabrication drawings
  • Excellent leadership, organizational, communication and people skills
  • Experienced/knowledgeable with Lean Manufacturing Principals
  • Able to write reports
  • Excellent knowledge of computers and electronic file management – Excel, Word, MS Project

Qualified candidates contact Estelle McClinton, emcclinton@smithmidland.com

Posted: 2/12/2021
Arizona

EnerMech is seeking Concrete Inspectors for a construction project in Arizona.

Key Responsibilities:

Provide QA Inspection of concrete products at precast yards - Typical products inspected include girders, piling, pavement panels, and MSE panels

Skills / Qualifications:

  • Precast / Prestressed Concrete Institute Quality Control Personnel Certification Level I (PCI-I)
  • American Concrete Institute Concrete Field Technician, Grade I Certification
  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills is required
  • 5+ years of related experience
  • Technical aptitude
  • Comfortable working in fast paced team environment
  • Valid driver's license is required
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company's driving (MVR) policy

Job Type: Full-time

Qualified candidates send resume to Joshua Ghormley, jghormley@enermech.com

Title:
Quality Control Inspector 
Reports To:
Operations Manager 
Status:
Non-Exempt 
Location:
Dallas 
Approved By:
General Manager/HR 
Updated:
2017 


Enterprise Concrete Products, LLC (ECP)


Established in 2003 to service our growing clients within the railroad, transportation, and commercial construction markets, ECP is one of the nation's leading suppliers of concrete girders to the railroad industry and is an industry leader in structural precast and pre-stressed concrete Building Components.

ECP has worked hard to establish & maintain the following certifications:

  • Pre-stressed Concrete Institute - B4 & C4
  • American Association of Railroads - AAR M1003

Summary:

Under the direction of the Operations Manager, the Quality Control Inspector performs and documents QC Inspections of all architectural precast concrete products, evaluating pieces for dimensional accuracy, required tolerances and appearance; and assists in interpreting piece tickets for production.

Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Performs pre-pour inspection of all forms, reinforcement, steel and inserts, in a timely manner to maintain optimized work flow and assists in finding ways to decrease delays and cause for rework.
  • Maintains daily and project production records.
  • Checks and verifies all dimensions of cast-in embeds.
  • Completes daily Quality Control documentation.
  • Inspects all finished product. Documents and follows-up on any precast product that requires patching or rework.
  • Ensures that all precast products are correctly marked.
  • Assists other Quality Control personnel as requested.
  • Assumes responsibility for maintaining plant and yard safety in accordance with the Safety Manual and the direction of the Safety Coordinator.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:

  • Ability to read instructions, notices, handbooks, and technical requirements and specifications.
  • Ability to communicate ideas and observations in an understandable manner in both verbal and written form.
  • Ability to understand verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to read and understand piece tickets.
  • Ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.
  • Ability to calculate area and volume.
  • Ability to apply basic concepts of geometry.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

Education / Experience / Certifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED and three - five (3-5) years of similar work in the architectural precast industry.

Company Perks:

  • Profit Sharing
  • Competitive Compensation & Benefit Package
  • 401K with Match
  • Internal promotional opportunities
  • Boot Allowance

Physical Demands & Work Environment:

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, climb, sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, and talk and hear. The employee will be on his/her feet a majority of the day. Manual lifting requirements are light to moderate, but with the assistance of other personnel and hoisting equipment.
  • The noise level is generally loud on the production floor or in the yard. This position works both in the plant and outdoors in the yard, therefore subject to all weather conditions sometimes to include extreme cold and heat. The work described will require the Quality Control Inspector to wear all PPE to include: safety glasses, hard hat, ear protection, leather gloves, safety vest & steel toed boots. 

Pre-Employment Drug Screen, Criminal Background Check, Reference Check & Employment Verification are all part of our hiring process.

**Please send resume to djuhlin@enterprise-properties.com

[Posted: 7/28/17]