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Develops and commissions quality control systems; applies and analyzes inspection and testing procedures; utilizes metrics and statistics to diagnose and correct improper quality control practices; identifies human factors and motivation in quality applications; develops cost of quality concepts for rate of return investments; administers management information systems; and audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction. Collaborates with management team during project bid and estimating activities to ensure quality activities, hold points, and resources are sufficient to complete the work. Provides guidance to quality and project teams so that all parties understand and comply with the project quality requirements. Ensures proper documentation maintenance regarding quality activities. Ensure accurate production of required reports and communication to the project management and project teams. Ensures the three phases of controls are adhered to for each Definable Feature of Work (DFOW). Leads staff development by providing training, support, guidance, and assistance in goal setting. Manages the day to day activity of staff. Provides feedback on performance appraisals. Manages the development and training of staff. Approves paid time off requests (PTO) and ensures human resources policies are followed. Develops and commissions proper identification and resolution management system (s) for implementation and measurement of overall Quality Management Plan using metrics and statistical means and methods. Reviews and approves quality control plans. Ensures subcontractor or vendor Quality Inspectors are adequately qualified for their required inspections. Conducts audits of relevant subcontractor and off site inspections for compliance with the Quality Management Plan. Performs other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree. 8 years of related experience. Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands. Equivalent additional directly related experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.

Amount of Travel Required


Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of industry practices, processes, design, health and safety, and quality management. Familiarity with quality cost concepts and techniques. Ability to recognize hazardous situations and implement corrective measures is essential. Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to maintain confidentiality. Strong organizational, leadership, analytical, facilitation, negotiation, and planning skills essential. General personal computer skills and specialized software skills including Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, Outlook or similar software with capability of administering to management information systems.

EEO Statement

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship status, genetics, protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.

U.S. Vaccine Status

CDM Smith Inc. and its divisions and subsidiaries (hereafter collectively referred to as “CDM Smith”) are committed to your health and safety. CDM Smith and its employees adhere to all applicable government and client COVID-19 requirements.

Background Check and Drug Testing Information

CDM Smith Inc. and its divisions and subsidiaries (hereafter collectively referred to as “CDM Smith”) reserves the right to require background checks including criminal, employment, education, licensure, etc. as well as credit and motor vehicle when applicable for certain positions. In addition, CDM Smith may conduct drug testing for designated positions.

Background checks are conducted after an offer of employment has been made in the United States. The timing of when background checks will be conducted on candidates for positions outside the United States will vary based on country statutory law but in no case, will the background check precede an interview.

CDM Smith will conduct interviews of qualified individuals prior to requesting a criminal background check, and no job application submitted prior to such interview shall inquire into an applicant’s criminal history. If this position is subject to a background check for any convictions related to its responsibilities and requirements, employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not automatically disqualify a candidate.

In addition, during employment individuals may be required by CDM Smith or a CDM Smith client to successfully complete additional background checks, including motor vehicle record as well as drug testing.

Agency Disclaimer

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

Additional Compensation

All bonuses at CDM Smith are discretionary and may or may not apply to this position.

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Visa Sponsorship Available

No – We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position.
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