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Burns & McDonnell Construction Quality Manager (Multiple Locations) in Norfolk, Virginia


The Construction Quality Manager is responsible for leadership, direction, management and the execution of the Construction Design Build Quality Program for projects in various locations. The Construction Quality Manager assures that installations comply with the applicable plans, codes, standards, specifications and construction practices, including the timely completion and collection of inspection and test reports as required.

Effectively undertand, communicate, and support implementation of quality requirements for civil, mechanical, and electrical work scopes.

  • Collaborate with engineering with regards to specification driven quality requirements.

  • Establish and communicate project quality requirements to the project management team.

  • Collaborate with the project management team on the set-up and implementation of key processes and application methods.

  • Develop and issue project specific quality requirements and an inspection and test matrix based on specifications, codes and jursidictional requirements.

  • Responsible for coaching, training and mentoring field quality managers.

  • Responsible for recommendations, enhancements and changes to the Burns & McDonnell CDB Quality Management System.

  • Confirm conditions adverse to quality are identified, documented, dispostion and tracked through accpetance and closure.

  • Support the Corrective Action resolution process.

  • Review and confirm compliance of subcontractor Quality submittals and Inspection and Test Plans (ITP's).

  • Confirm Welding Procedure Specifications and associated Procedure Qualification Records are reviewed by Weld Engineering.

  • Proactively communicate quality opportunities with project sites that do not have day-to-day onsite quailty support, including issues or concerns to the project management team.

  • Support project sites in confirming quality metrics are consistently tracked and reported.

  • Support the development of project turn-over packages and confirm they are populated and correspond to project activities.

  • Comply with all Safety & Health requirements and monitors construction activities to ensure adherence to safety standards.

  • Participate in the Task Safety Observations (TSO's) process and define corrective measures for problem areas.

  • All other duites assigned.


  • Bachelor of Science in Construction Management or Engineering preferred, applicable years of experience may be substituted for degree.

  • Minimum 10 years related experience managing and implementing quality related activities and processess.

  • Thourough understanding of multidiscipline work scopes including Department of Energy or Department of Defense.

  • U.S. Army Corps Construction Quality Management for Contractors (CQM-C) certification required.

  • Current AWS Certified Welding Inspector certification required.

  • Must be detailed oriented.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Strong computer, communications, and technical writing skills.


  • Heavy industrial environment that includes working in adverse climates, and extensive walking with multiple levels requiring stairs, passenger use of personnel hoists, negotiating work areas under construction, climbing permanent and temporary ladders, occasional lifting or moving objects up to 50 pounds, requires use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, and bending. Specific vision abilities required for this job includes: close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

  • Occasional long hours and infrequent days off, occasional night shifts or moderate to long periods of working consecutive night’s; climbing on, in or through equipment in confined spaces and elevated work; utilization of fall protection harnesses, respirators, Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus; keyboarding/typing, ability to read effectively from a computer screen and/or a paper copy, ability to handle a large volume of work and multi-task in a fast-paced environment.


  • Ability to understand, remember, apply oral and/or written instructions or other information. Ability to think analytically.

  • Ability to focus on tasks and remember names and details. Ability to make decisions and adjust to changes.

  • Ability to organize thoughts and ideas into understandable terminology.

  • Ability to apply common sense in performing job.

  • Ability to understand and follow instructions and guidelines.

  • Ability to perceive the nature of sounds by ear.

  • Ability to discriminate colors.

  • Ability to count accurately.

  • Ability to adapt, analyze, assess, calculate, make decisions, exercise good judgment, organize, prioritize, read, memorize, stress control and solve problems.

  • Ability to frequently communicate with clients, peers, and construction professionals to exchange accurate information in these situations.


Job Quality

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Other Locations US-VA-Richmond, US-VA-Roanoke, US-VA-Norfolk, US-DC-Washington, US-NC-Raleigh, US-SC-Greenville

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time

Req ID: 222402