Electrical Quality Manager - Los Angeles 1

Location: Seattle WA Posted Date: September 9, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 582412600 Careermine Job Id: 1800892
Requisition ID: 81073

Mass. Electric Construction Co. is a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation. Based in Dallas, Texas, our transit service includes signal, overhead contact systems, traction power and communications systems for clients nationwide.

To learn more about Mass Electric please go to www.masselec.com.

As a member of the Project Management Team it is your responsibility for reporting to management all issues related to the projects quality performance on a regular basis. Quality performance is defined as quality program implementation, inherence to procedures and policy, nonconformances, rework, customer concerns or complaints and corrective actions. Lead and manage the quality effort to include quality assurance and control activities and personnel. Act as liaison to customers, vendors and subcontractors in regards to quality. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Analyze operations to evaluate performance of a company and its staff in meeting objectives, and to determine areas of potential cost reduction, program improvement, or policy change.
• Approve and sign plans that meet required specifications.
• Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.
• Confer with vendors, staff, and management personnel regarding purchases, procedures, product specifications, manufacturing capabilities, and project status.
• Consult or negotiate with clients to prepare project specifications.
• Coordinate quality control objectives and activities to resolve production problems, maximize product reliability, and minimize cost.
• Determine staffing requirements, and interview, hire and train new employees.
• Evaluate data and write reports to validate or indicate deviations from existing standards.
• Interpret engineering drawings, schematic diagrams, or formulas and confer with management or engineering staff to determine quality and reliability standards.
• Issue violation notices and stop-work orders, conferring with owners, violators, and authorities to explain regulations and recommend rectifications.
• Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties.
• Monitor installation of wiring, equipment, and appliances to ensure that installation is performed properly and is in compliance with applicable regulations, drawings and specifications.
• Read worker logs, build sheets, quality checklist, test reports and specification sheets, to verify that records adhere to quality assurance specifications.
• Recommend modifications to existing quality or production standards to achieve optimum quality.

• Industrial Engineering or related degree
• Experience working with Quality Management Systems or Total Quality Management
• 5+ years Quality Assurance or Control experience
• Experience working in an ISO 9001 environment
• The ability to travel and relocate as required

About Kiewit
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We're Different
• Consistently ranked within the top five of the "Top 400 Contractors" according to Engineering News-Record
• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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