HNTB Quality Specialist in San Jose, California
What We're Looking For
Reporting to the Quality Lead, assist in the development and implementation of a Program Quality Plan (PQP). As needed, provide recurring training to project team members on the PQP. Assist in the management and oversight of the team, including subconsultants.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Preparation and monitoring of quality plan.
Oversight of contractor quality program.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Certifications/licenses: Preference given to American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certifications and completion of other quality management training.
Leadership abilities, ability to influence others
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
What You'll Need
Assist the Project Quality Manager in completing and managing the Client Deliverable Quality Matrix for the project. Proactively keeping the team aware of required quality check and review dates to assure compliance.
Assisting the PQM in performing Quality Assurance (QA) Reviews of project deliverables, as dictated by the Client Deliverable Quality Matrix.
Preparing for, conducting, and reporting on quality audits for compliance with the PQP (including subs), and the management of any resulting corrective/preventive action requests. This may include preparation and conducting of audits of other entities under contract to the client when contractually required.
Assisting the PQM in the development, collection and analysis of project quality performance metrics. Upon the request of the PQM, reporting on quality performance to the project team and potentially the client.
liaising with the project team to identify and implement continual improvement opportunities.
Assisting the PQM in the development of the PQP for the project (either Standard or Custom) based upon the HNTB QMS and any applicable client/project requirements, and providing recurring training on the PQP to project team members.
Other project quality management activities under the direction and oversight of the PQM.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Quality Management/Engineering, Civil Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or other related engineering or math/science degree.
3 years of previous experience with quality management systems and involvement in a general oversight capacity, including training/answering team questions on quality plans, performing quality audits against project quality plans on similar projects. Previous experience in a direct quality management support capacity on Design-Build projects when necessary.
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.
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HNTB is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer at https://www.hntb.com/equal-opportunity/ .
HNTB does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. We will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with a disability where appropriate.
In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).
Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is typically not available for entry level positions.
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