Lead Testing and Inspection Segment Manager (Quality)

Requisition ID: 270907 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Toronto, ON 


Bechtel is among the most respected engineering, project management, and construction companies in the world. Bechtel operates through four global business units that specialize in energy, infrastructure, mining, and metals and nuclear, security and environmental. Today, our colleague's team with customers, partners, and suppliers on diverse projects in nearly 40 countries.


Bechtel Infrastructure will work in a Delivery Partner role within an integrated team with the client organization for a new Subway Project in Toronto, Ontario. The project scope includes the design build, operations and maintenance of all infrastructure and rail systems associated with 15 stations and over 15km of new alignment, which is being performed by key PPP Contractors and multiple advanced early works (EAW) packages Contractors. Bechtel colleagues form a key component of the overall leadership team, having delivery partner responsibilities, alongside Technical Advisor (TA) colleagues and other professionals and consultants.


Position Summary

The Construction Testing & Inspection Manager is responsible for the leadership, including Quality leadership, as well as organization, standardization, coaching and direction of Integrated Project Team (IPT) construction personnel and activities relating to overall quality management and construction testing and inspection being performed by the Joint Corridor contractors.



  • Maintains, assesses and enhances the Integrated Project Team quality management system and updates the IT Quality Management Plan annually.
  • Converses with the segment leadership team, produces an overall monthly quality dashboard to convey key quality metrics, and recommends quality improvements if required.
  • Conducts a quality review of all IPT plans and procedures at the time of renewal.
  • Zippers directly with the MX Quality Manager and the Contractor Quality Director.
  • Provides leadership and support to the achievement of construction quality field delivery in keeping with Client established goals, standards, processes, and procedures. Where necessary, liaises with the Quality Manager to develop processes and procedures and leads training and coaching as required for consistent compliance.
  • Drives successful outcomes on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for specified Segment, which may be modified each year as the project evolves.
  • Understands specifications related to construction materials, equipment, installation processes, finishes, testing and handover.
  • Fluent in the use of Inspection & Test Plans (IPTs) as the controlling document for quality of the finished works or systems.
  • Provides direction and support to the deployed IPT construction quality personnel so that they are equipped to hold the Contractors accountable for following their construction processes, specifications and IPTs.
  • Participates in / supports audits of the contractors’ quality and construction processes.
  • Champions standardizing construction quality across the Joint Corridor contracts, in compliance with contract quality requirements.
  • Coordinates with Project Field Services Engineer Specialist on standardization of approach to construction activities and the implementation of the construction quality program.


Qualifications and Skills

  • A firm understanding of engineering and construction procedures, principles, and concepts. Experience of this understanding in the context of rail projects is desirable.
  • 20 years’ experience in the engineering and construction sector.
  • A working knowledge of ISO 9001 and its application in engineering and construction projects.
  • Technical knowledge of all phases of construction engineering relating to a single discipline interfacing with all areas, or in a multi-discipline position assigned to a single area.
  • Experience of leading teams and providing functional support to discipline specialists deployed into other parts of a wider organization.
  • Experience working with teams and stakeholders in the development and delivery of large infrastructure projects. Ability to communicate across technical disciplines and the project leadership team (engineering, construction, testing & commissioning).
  • Knowledgeable of the planning and execution of infrastructure mega-projects, either as part of a project management or contractor team. This knowledge in the context of rail projects is desirable.
  • Computer skills (including Excel, Word, PowerPoint).


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.

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