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Quality Engineer

Requisition ID:  257309

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Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.


We are differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers' objectives to create a lasting positive impact.


We serve the Manufacturing and Technology; Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values - ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants - integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what costumers can expect, and how we deliver.


Position Summary:

Bechtel is seeking a Quality Engineer for the Manufacturing and Technology team, based in New Albany, Ohio. The Quality Engineer reports to the QMS Manager and supports the effective implementation of the project Quality Management System (QMS) through performing audits and surveillances to the work being performed.  This position’s primary role is supporting the implementation of the project QMS, including independently developing and performing complex professional assignments related to quality systems requiring the application of specialized and/or advanced quality engineering principles and technical analysis. Participates in full life-cycle work processes to assure effective hand-offs between organizations and optimal project performance. Performs audits and surveillances to identify and mitigate risks.


Principle responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for conducting quality audits and surveillances.
  • Participates with other Quality Engineers in specific quality-related assignments.
  • Identifies potential failure points and error precursors in requirements, work processes and process input/outputs.
  • Aggregates information and data on design and work-process interfaces to assess process performance.
  • Gathers and analyzes quality data to assess work process performance.
  • Assists in developing and implementing quality system tools and procedures to support work processes.
  • Participates in independent assessments to enable the mitigation of technical and project management risks.
  • Develops and assists in implementing sampling and test/inspection plans.
  • Assists in tracking the effectiveness of corrective actions and process improvement activities.
  • Maintains quality management system elements and tools.
  • Learns to use basic to intermediate causal analysis tools and leads apparent cause evaluations to assist in the resolution issues.
  • Participates on the implementation of the project quality program/plan such as Close Loop Corrective Actions and Continuous Improvement.


Qualifications and Skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant Engineering or Physical Science discipline from an accredited university or college with 3 years of progressive related Quality Assurance (QA) experience or in lieu of degree, a minimum of 9 years of progressive related QA experience.
  • Must be a US Citizen, Permanent Resident, or Green Card Holder.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Basic technical knowledge in the application of engineering, procurement, construction sufficient to comprehend requirements. 
  • Database and Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) proficiency.
  • Understanding of the quality rigor required for projects and familiarity with project procedures.
  • Demonstrated technical editing ability.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Ability to effectively partner with functional organizations.
  • Ability to perform duties with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to manage a fast pace of work, prioritize tasks, adapt to changing situations, and meet short deadlines.
  • Third party Auditor Certification.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated skills in planning, organization and schedule compliance.
  • A high level of personal motivation, high standards, and the ability to work within changing situations to meet short deadlines.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and functions that impact the QA program.
  • ASQ certification.




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.