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Sr. Quality Engineer

Company: Bechtel Corporation
Location: Richland
Posted on: March 10, 2023

Job Description:

Requisition ID: 265704

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family

  • Grade: 26

  • Requisition Posting End Date: 03/31/2023

  • Position to be Panel Interviewed? No

  • Telework Type: Full-Time Telework

  • Work Location: Richland, WA

  • Employee Referral Amount: $2,500.00

  • Salary Range: $95,520 - $145,680 annually (Determined by function, education, experience, and qualifications of the applicant.)

    Project Overview
    Bechtel is a global engineering, construction and project management company that has "built the world" for more than 120 years, having constructed Hoover Dam, the English Channel Tunnel, entire cities in the Middle East, the second-largest solar thermal power project in the world, and millions of miles of roads and pipelines. We produce a lasting, positive legacy by creating jobs, growing economies, connecting communities to resources, shoring up and expanding infrastructure, and making the world a cleaner, greener, safer place.
    Join us as we make history at the Hanford Vit Plant, known as the Waste Treatment and Immobilization Plant. We are designing and building a one-of-a-kind facility that will turn radioactive and chemical waste left over from World War II and Cold War plutonium production into a form safe for disposal. Your efforts will help protect the nearby Columbia River and the communities, salmon, and wildlife along its shorelines throughout the Northwest. Sitting at the confluence of the Columbia, Snake and Yakima rivers near two mountain ranges, our community provides access to year-round outdoor recreation, 300 days of sun a year, more than 200 wineries within a 50-mile radius, and the amenities of large cities just a three-hour drive (or short flight) to Seattle and Portland.
    This position is a full-time role that offers full-time telework in accordance with current business requirements, and works a 9/80 schedule, offering every other Friday off. This position (Full-Time Telework) may require periodic travel to the Richland, Washington project office via business trips. Relocation to the Richland, Washington project office or job site may be required in the future if business requirements change. This role also offers relocation, and if relocation is selected, the candidate's telework designation will be updated to Part-Time Telework (minimum of 2 days per week in the office).
    Position Description :
    This position is for a Senior Quality Engineer who will support the project engineering team to ensure overall quality deliverables associated with this project. This position will support the project as a quality engineer supporting internal/external audits and surveillances, answering programmatical questions, providing procedure intention interpretation, and ensuring procedure compliance across the Engineering organization.
    Job Responsibilities:

    • Review multiple engineering discipline deliverables to ensure cohesiveness, coordination, and overall quality products

    • Review and translation of simple to complex technical documents with objective of producing procedures, instructions, and training material.

    • Develop and/or update project engineering procedures and/or instructions to ensure alignment with Bechtel NS&E and corporate procedures, contract requirements and applicable codes and standards

    • Coordinate project engineering procedure and instruction revisions with engineering project management, and other project functions/departments

    • Interface with Engineering, and other project functions/departments to answer ad hoc procedural, guide, instruction, and quality questions

    • Develop and present training on procedures, misc. policies, and instructions to project personnel

    • Gather data from various sources to construct engineering quality metrics

    • Prepare, and present project engineering quality reports and metrics to project engineering team and customer

    • Participate in and support internal and external project quality surveillances and audits

    • Research conditions identified as Conditions Adverse to Quality (CAQ)

    • Determine causal factors for CAQs

    • Process Condition Reports and associated actions within the Closed Loop Corrective Action (CLCA) automated tool (DevonWay)

    • Coordinate Closed Loop Corrective Action (CLCA) program project initiatives

    • Monitor and expedite to ensure timely completion of engineering condition reports and associated actions

    • Attend Condition Report Review Committee (CRRC) meetings as Engineering Point of Contact (POC)

    • Promote Condition Reporting and Lessons Learned Programs

    • Communicate quality issues to the engineering team in the form of positive feedback and lessons learned

    • Perform management assessments on identified project issues and concerns

    • Assist with project process improvement efforts

    • Some travel to facility and supplier facilities may be required.

      Basic Qualifications :
      Level 1:

      • BS degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college with 6 years of progressive related experience.

      • Professional Engineer (P.E.)

        Level 2:

        • BS degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college with 9 years of progressive related experience.

        • Professional Engineer (P.E.)

          Minimum Qualifications :

          • Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen, physical (if located at the construction site), and background check which includes verification of employment and education.

          • Must be able to obtain a Department of Energy badge for access to the Hanford Site. (Even if teleworking, must still be able to comply with security requirements to obtain a badge)

          • Must possess the right to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship

          • Strong communication, organizational and teamwork skills

          • Ability to work independently

          • Good attention to detail

          • Proven problem-solving abilities and a can-do attitude

          • Be able to iinterface with technical personnel (e.g., engineers, designers), project management and potentially the customer.

          • Must be familiar with relevant Bechtel Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs), Engineering Department Procedure Instructions (EDPIs), design standards and guides, and Bechtel Standard Application Programs (BSAPs).

            Preferred Qualifications :

            • Experience in Quality Engineering

            • Experience with U.S. government contracts

            • Experience with quality assurance programs (such as ISO-9000)

            • Experience interfacing with engineering or other technical personnel

            • Experience creating presentations and presenting complex topics remotely and in person

            • Experience developing and deploying metrics to change behaviors

            • Experience completing process improvements

            • Experience developing and deploying training

            • Experience completing and supporting surveillances/audits

            • Experience with Closed Loop Corrective Action Program tools (e.g., DevonWay)

            • Technical writing and/or editing experience

            • Technical and/or engineering work processes and techniques knowledge

            • Knowledge of Codes and Standards pertinent to engineering

              Bechtel's internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position. Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.
              At Bechtel, our employees enjoy a competitive total rewards package that includes comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans, along with optional disability and supplemental insurance options, generous paid time off, paid holidays, paid parental leave, discretionary bonuses, and a well-designed 401K plan with matching and profit-sharing components.
              Shaping tomorrow together
              Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we've completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.
              Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
              In accordance with Bechtel's duty to provide and maintain a safe workplace for our employees and to safeguard the health of our families, customers, and visitors, we have adopted mandatory COVID-19 safety protocols for each work location, which may include a vaccination or testing requirement. Please speak with your Bechtel recruiter to determine which protocols apply to the work location for the job you are seeking.

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