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Senior Supplier Quality Specialist

Kansas City, MO 64114

Posted: 11/16/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Other Job Number: 581914 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Description:
  • The Senior Supplier Quality Specialist leads the development and implementation of the company's programs for supplier quality and performance to ensure established requirements are met in accordance with the client's specifications while adhering to our clients policies.
  • Lead the project plan efforts for supplier surveillance and expediting.
  • Approve and ensure accurate project budget estimates and manage project expenditures.
  • Lead selected shop visits to monitor and verify that equipment or materials meet established requirements and follow-up on any corrective action.
  • Analyze existing processes, develop specific inspection instructions and assignments and implement procedures to improve supplier quality.
  • Develop and implement guidelines for the establishment of Inspect and Test Plan (ITP's) and inspection levels.
  • Develop and implement guidelines for the development of inspection specifications.
  • Develop and implement budget estimation process for inspection budgets.
  • Responsible for the accurate completion and presentation of inspection assignment packages.
  • Select and authorize proposed inspection resources.
  • Lead pre-inspection meetings with inspectors.
  • Validate and approve inspection logs and schedules.
  • Provide training and guidance to inspection resources with scheduling of activities at suppliers.
  • Present procurement reports to the project team(s), vendor and client.
  • Responsible for outstanding actions and the resolution communication to appropriate parties.
  • Approve completion of all Nonconformance Reports (NCR's).
  • Manage the release process.
  • Lead presentations involving lessons learned logs and develop solutions and implement to ensure future success.
  • Authorize the closeout of inspection files.
  • Problem solve quality issues with clients, suppliers, and project staff (office and field).
  • Lead training for the supplier quality team.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Complies with all policies and standards
Requirements:
  • Bachelor Degree in a welding technology program, supplier quality program, engineering or related field. and 7 years experience working in the field of quality control in industrial construction and/or equipment manufacturing. Required or
  • Associate Degree in a welding technology program, supplier quality program, engineering or related field. and 9 years experience working in the field of quality control in industrial construction and/or equipment manufacturing. Required or
  • High School Diploma/GED and 11 years experience working in the field of quality control in industrial construction and/or equipment manufacturing. Required
  • Experience with welding and materials inspection on large construction projects and experience working with an EPC contractor preferred.
  • Expert with applicable industry's internationally recognized standards and codes.
  • Expert with Microsoft Office.
  • Expert written and verbal communication skills.
  • Valid driver's license Required and
  • NDT qualifications such as RT, PT, UT, MT, VT, RTFI (PCN/ERS/ACCP) Required or
  • Welding Inspector qualification such as AWS CWI, SCWI, CSWIP 3.1 OR 3.2, EWI, EWT, EWE, IIW/EWF Diploma or BGAS Required or
  • Coating / Painting qualification such as NACE, ICorr, BGAS, Frosio, ICAT Required or
  • Boiler & Pressure Vessel ASME Authorized Inspector Required or
  • API653 Above ground storage tank, API570 Piping, API 510 Pressure Vessel Inspector or API936 Refractory Inspector Required or
  • D&C trained Inspector to DS-1 or NS-1 Required or
  • ASME or CSWIP Plant Inspector qualifications Required or
  • ISO 9001:2008 approved Lead or Principal Auditor. Required or
  • OSHAS 18001 approved lead Auditor. Required or
  • ISO14001 approved Lead Auditor. Required or
  • Is a certified ASQ Quality Engineer, Quality Technician or Quality Inspector Required or
  • HSSE qualifications such as NEBOSH, IOSH, IEMA, NIOSH, OHSAS, NSC or ECITB Required or
  • API – Source Inspector Required
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