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Kiewit Corporation Quality Inspector - Kiewit Energy Canada District 1 in Edmonton, Alberta

Quality Inspector - Kiewit Energy Canada District 1

Date: Feb 4, 2020

Location: Edmonton, AB, CA

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 90379

As the Quality Inspector you will report to the Project Quality Manager and be primarily in the field/shop. You will be responsible for witnessing and performing quality control inspections and test and for providing required documentation for the assigned areas or disciplines on a project

Your key duties and responsibilities include:

• Support the Quality Manager in the development and implementation of the Project Quality Plan

• Develop complete understanding of contract plans, specifications, applicable codes and jurisdictional requirements

• Examine, test and inspect field conditions and identify problems, inaccuracies, and cost saving measures that arise or that may be encountered. Take corrective actions as needed

• Be involved in and provide Quality input to task planning

• Plan and perform inspections and test at the correct time to coordinate with the schedule and minimize potential impacts due to failures. Facilitate and champion self-inspection by supervision and craft/trades

• Review/approve (initial/date) all third party test results for compliance with project requirements when required

• When required, develop written plans and procedures for project specific activities to supplement task planning, i.e. pipe line cleaning

• Organize and maintain project quality records and files related to area of responsibility

• Report all Non-Conformance and rework issues to the Project or District Quality Manager. Assist in the documentation and resolution verification as requested

• If assigned as Quality Control Inspector (QCI) for Boiler and Pressure Vessel work, be thoroughly familiar with District’s Quality Control Manual; perform and document all inspections and tests associated with the ASME work on the assigned project and coordinate Pre and PWHT activities

• Promote and maintain effective communications and relations (verbally and in writing and through periodic meetings) with, project management teams, and the engineer/client Team to understand the project scope and schedule and successfully them in any quality matters


• Undergraduate or technical degree in Engineering, Science or similar with at least 2 years’ experience in a related construction field (with at least one of these years in a quality position)

Or An associate degree in engineering technology or science plus three years of experience in related construction field (at least two of these years in Quality position)

OR a high school graduate or equivalent GED with 5 years’ experience in the construction field (at least three of these years in a Quality position)

• Must be a certified CWB Level 2 Inspector

• Broad working knowledge of the trades, disciplines and associated special processes, inspection and testing techniques

• Working knowledge of the related construction industry codes, standards, and jurisdictional requirements (ACI, AWS, ASME, NEC, etc.)

• Ability to facilitate team information and be professional

• Strong mathematical abilities and able to add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately

• Capacity to read and understand plans and specifications and visualize two-dimensional drawings in three dimensions.

• Effective written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to effectively manage multiple responsibilities and meet deadlines

• Must be a self-starter and highly motivated with the desire to do what it takes to get the job done

• Strong organization/time management skills

• Ability to travel and relocate as required.

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built in to every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different

• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record

• Named to the Best Workplaces in Canada by the Great Place to Work Institute Canada for the sixth year in a row

• Extended health, dental and vision insurance where employees can get expert support for work, life, and everything in between

• RRSP plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of weekly base wages

• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year, in addition to statutory holidays per each province’s guidelines

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit believes in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination, and complies with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.

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