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Junior Quality Inspector of Transmission Lines

  • Sector: Power & Energy
  • Location: Newfoundland and Labrador - Other
  • Job type: Contract
  • Date posted: 12/06/2014
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The Company:
Our client, a diverse Canadian Energy Company, plans new developments estimated at $12+ Billion over the next 5 years.

This position is open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only. Residents of Newfoundland & Labrador will be given first consideration for this position.

The Role:
As the Junior Quality Inspector of Transmission Lines you will work closely with the Site Construction Management Team to: Implement and participate in Quality oversight, monitoring, surveillance and inspection programs for Transmission Lines of the Project for construction and installation activities; ensure Contractors and Suppliers' Quality programs are implemented and effective; and to verify and assure satisfactory quality performance of the work by Contractors and Supplier's at site through their inspection and test plans.

Duties and responsibilities as the Junior Quality Inspector of Transmission Lines will include:
• Implement all applicable Quality oversight, monitoring, surveillance and inspection plans, procedures and checklists for inspecting and reporting of the work activities;
• Perform Quality oversight, monitoring, surveillance and inspection of the work which includes: Overhead Transmission to ensure contractors' and suppliers' quality programs are fully implemented and effective through review and acceptance of contractors' quality documentation (including inspection and test plans, procedures, quality records, final documentation, etc.);
• Ensure full compliance with the regulatory requirements, technical specifications, drawings and any special supplier installation procedures as defined in contractors and suppliers' inspection and test plans;
• Provide daily inspection reports and maintain quality control files of all on-going construction work;
• Work with Contractors and Suppliers to ensure clarity in understanding their technical requirements;
• Interface daily with site engineering team to ensure compliance to all technical specifications and drawings for selected scopes;
• Review documentation received from contractor (material specification, method statements, inspection and test plans, drawings, test results, other technical documentation, etc.) for implementation and compliance;
• Attend construction meetings as required;
• Work with contractors and suppliers to ensure all audit findings, NCR, etc. are closed;
• Broad oversight of safety and environment.

Essential Skills / Qualifications:
• Minimum post-secondary graduation from a recognized technical program or a related discipline, supplemented by experience in construction Quality oversight, monitoring, surveillance and inspection activities for large civil projects or transmission line.
• Minimum 3-5 years of field experience in performing Quality oversight, monitoring, surveillance and inspection activities on large construction projects (in the areas of Civil, Steel Towers and wire);
• Experience with implementing quality programs for large capital projects, with a good exposure to civil works;
• Experience with construction of Overhead Transmission Lines in any of the following areas: foundations, steel towers, and/or stringing;
• Experience in execution of inspection and test plans;
• Experience with auditing construction Quality programs;
• Knowledge of civil engineering principles and electrical engineering procedures or construction management, standards and regulations relating to construction, inspect

Desirable Skills / Qualifications:
• Completion of a Civil Engineering Technology program is preferred.

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