Jacobs Construction Quality Assurance Manager in Idaho Falls, Idaho

Construction Quality Assurance Manager


Manage anddirect quality assurance personnel and quality assurance processes incompliance with company policies, contractual requirements, and applicablecodes and standards, and ensure compliance with customer/client standards andgovernment regulatory requirements in a large scale constructionenvironment. This position will reportto the Project Quality Assurance Manager and is responsible for the planning,managing, and technical performance of the Construction Quality Assuranceprogram, as well as maintaining oversight over the subcontractor’s Quality Assurance/QualityControl programs.


  • Planand coordinate quality assurance resources, including personnel requirementsand documentation control, to support project activities

  • Dailyoversight interaction with a 3rdparty testing/inspection agency andsubcontractor Quality Assurance/Quality Control processes

  • Provideday-to-day direction to site quality staff to support all project requirementsfrom planning to project closeout and delivery of documentation packages

  • Developsite quality team via training, coaching, and mentoring to support project operations

  • Performsite Quality Assurance program development and administrative functions tosupport project needs

  • Provideindependent oversight of site quality developments affecting project operations

  • Supportand execute formal management assessment and surveillance programs at the site toassure a high level of compliance with the Quality Assurance program andassociated regulatory requirements

  • Reportto and update the Project Quality Assurance Manager on issues of policies andpractices regarding quality responsibilities

  • Ensurecompliance with applicable regulatory, code, and industry standard requirementsand ensures that corporate regulatory disclosures are completed for qualityfunctions


  • Possesseffective communication skills. Listenscarefully and speaks professionally and clearly in all situations. Edits work for accuracy and clarity. Is able to create, read, and interpretcomplex written information.

  • Capableof developing strong interpersonal networks and trust within the organization,setting expectations and requirements and achieving accountability ofsupervised personnel. Leads consensus byinvolving all stakeholders, facilitating their understanding of differences,agreeing on requirements and constraints, and developing the best solution.

  • Capableof identifying and resolving problems in a timely manner, gathering and reviewinginformation appropriately. Uses ownjudgment and acts independently, seeks input from other team members asappropriate for complex and sensitive situations.

  • Adaptableto changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and is able todeal with frequent interruptions, changes, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Strongtechnical writing skills. Goodcommunication, computer, presentation, and interpersonal skills. Exceptional organizational skills and abilityto manage complex quality oversight of projects with multiple work phases,locations, and distributed resources.

  • Demonstratedunderstanding and implementation of quality assurance regulations, standardsand guidelines of ASME/NQA-1, QualityAssurance Requirements for Nuclear Facility Applications . NQA-1 Lead Auditor Certification is a plus.

  • Workingknowledge of AISC-N690, Specification forSafety-Related Steel Structures for Nuclear Facilities .


  • Advanced knowledge and application of applicable nuclear codes and standards, including 10 CFR 830 Subpart A, DOE Order 414.1D, and national consensus standard ASME NQA-1–2008/ASME NQA-1a-2009 Addenda.

  • Advanced technical knowledge of the application of engineering, procurement, and construction practices sufficient to comprehend specified Quality Assurance requirements for these disciplines; including Commercial Grade Dedication and application of the graded approach in an NQA-1 environment.

  • Advanced experience participating in and supporting quality assessments, surveillances, audits and/or cause analysis.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and interpret various physical, mechanical, and electrical documents, blueprints, drawings, specifications, and schematics.

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with all levels of personnel across multiple organizations to solve complex problems.

  • Proven ability to plan, prioritize, and schedule work to ensure completion in accordance with requirements, deadlines, and budget.

  • US citizens only – no dual citizenship and/or application for dualcitizenship is permitted.

Educationand Experience

  • Education: A minimum of a bachelor’s degree orequivalent experience.

Experience: A minimumof 15 years related experience; including 5 years in the nuclear industry, 5years of supervisory/management experience, and at least 5 years of Quality

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Idaho-Idaho Falls

Req ID: ATE000178