Company: Bureau Veritas
Skills: Military, QA / QC / Inspection, Construction Manager
Other Skills: US Army Core of Engineers
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Bakersfield, California, United States
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

The QA/QC Manager is responsible for ensuring that the quality management system (QMS) is fully implemented in an organized and efficient manner. The QA/QC Manager is responsible for delegating and assigning tasks to QA/QC Supervisors and working closely with related engineering, construction, fabrication, and repair departments. The skills required for this position include:


Manage and oversee project quality to ensure compliance to codes, standards, regulations, equipment specific specifications, and QMS requirements.
Advancing quality achievement and performance improvement throughout the organization.
Managing the development and implementation of the QMS for planning, fabrication, inspection, documentation, and operations activities including:
Planning duties within the QA/QC staff and related work schedules;
Establishing service standards for end users (i.e., internal department or external customer);
Identifying and developing QA/QC personnel certification requirements and continuing education/training needs;
Providing leadership, mentorship, and direction of all QA/QC personnel.
Taking full responsibility for hold-point releases once all QMS functions have been completed and the equipment is ready to go into the next work stage.
Developing and implementing risk-based inspection (RBI) activities and processes, using API 580 and other similar programs to develop internal standard practices.
Managing plant integrity through a failure analysis reporting system and following up on recommendations.
Oversee supervision of all visual inspections and NDE, including 3rd party subcontractors.
Managing inspection, NDE, and testing plans for new construction, repair work, and alterations.
Identify and develop solutions to correct inspection function deficiencies.
Manage construction processes, plant equipment, inspection and NDE personnel certification and QMS internal audits, documentation skills, with ability to communicate technical issues to the Project Manager, clients, and the fabrication facility.

Required Experience/Education:
Graduate Engineer, Graduate Architect or hold a Construction Management Degree. Minimum of 3 years construction experience with the US Army Core of Engineers. Must hold or have the ability to obtain a US Army Core of Engineers Construction Quality Management certificate (USACE CQM).

Expertise in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel) required; knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and Lotus Notes preferred. Proficient use of modern communication and computer equipment including cell phones, laptop computers and digital cameras;

Ability to multi-task and properly execute multiple simultaneous assignments without sacrificing efficiency or quality of the work;

Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Bureau Veritas core values include integrity and ethics, impartial counsel and validation, customer focus and safety at work.

Bureau Veritas is recognized and accredited by major national and international organizations.