Quality Coordinator


San Diego, CA
  • At Kiewit, the projects we deliver make a difference, and we offer opportunities for you to make one, too. Our construction and engineering professionals work on some of the industry’s most complex, challenging and rewarding projects – whether it’s boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy, or building bridges that connect communities. Kiewit people tackle important projects of every size, in any market. Start your Kiewit adventure today at kiewitjobs.com. Kiewit is one of North America’s largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned organization operates through a network of subsidiaries in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation; oil, gas and chemical; power; building; water/wastewater; industrial; and mining.


    As a Quality Coordinator, you will report directly to the Quality Manager, and will administer the Project Quality Plan. In this role, you will be responsible for assuring that quality standards and procedures are disseminated and implemented on the project you are on.You will be responsible for coordinating, documenting and reporting quality control and quality assurance activities. You may additionally be responsible for witnessing and performing quality control inspections and tests and for providing required documentation for the assigned areas or disciplines on a project. Your specific job functions and areas of responsibility will be determined by the Project Quality Manager and communicated through initial performance expectation reviews. To maximize your effectiveness, you must be able to develop a thorough understanding of the project scope and schedule as they relate to quality.


    •     Monitor, forecast and communicate environmental costs at the project level.
    •     Identify and obtain applicable permits and manage as required in the Environmental Management System (EMS).
    •     Develop a comprehensive tracking matrix to capture all requirements.
    •     Review and interpret environmental specifications and drawings.
    •     Understand state and local regulations and review requirements.
    •     Prepare site specific plans and submit required reports.
    •     Provide input to work plans and participate in meetings.
    •     Communicate with field crews to ensure understanding of project environmental requirements.
    •     Identify project materials and vendors needed to support the environmental requirements at the project.
    •     Conduct applicable environmental training and field inspections and identify environmental risks.
    •     Organize data management and processes for projects and encourage production operations through development of new or existing programs.
    •     Communicate with internal and external agencies or customers in regards to environmental procedures.
    •     Coordinate, manage and implement project-wide environmental compliance programs and strategies at the project.
    •     Maintain records of all requirements and monitor compliance tools.
    •     Identify applicable environmental requirements at federal, state and local levels for the project which may include: hazardous waste, air quality, storm water, spill plans, etc.


    • Must have a four-year engineering, science or technical college degree plus two years of experience in a related construction field; OR an associate degree in engineering technology or science plus three years of experience in a related construction field (at least one of these years in a quality position); OR a high school graduate or equivalent (GED) plus five years of experience in a related construction field (at least two of these years in a quality position).
    • Must be a self-starter with organizational and managerial skills.
    • Having a working knowledge of the trades, disciplines and associated special processes, inspection and testing techniques for the work they are assigned to on the project is preferred.
    • Having a working knowledge of the related construction industry codes, standards, and jurisdictional requirements (ASSHTO, ACI, AWS, ASME, NEC, etc.) associated with their work is beneficial as well as certifications from AWS, ACI, ICBO, ASNT, NACE, API etc. are advantageous.


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