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Quality Manager (NACE CIP III)


Ingleside, TX, US

Requisition ID: 102204 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Quality 

Market: OGC 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Quality Manager, you will play a crucial role in the support of Kiewit Offshore Services quality strategy. You will work out of a highly technical Coatings Shop (Indoor and Outdoor facility) on some of the largest, most complex OGC projects in the world.

District Overview

Kiewit Offshore Services, a district (or business unit) of Kiewit Corporation that builds structurally complex jackets and topsides for offshore oil drilling rigs. Located in Ingleside, TX, 20 minutes outside of Corpus Christi, the 550-acre fabrication yard is the workplace of 300 staff employees and 1400 craft employees who work in the yard year-round. The projects built by Kiewit Offshore Services require significant equipment planning, detailed cost estimates and schedules, a commitment to safety by all employees, and are truly unforgettable. The Kiewit Offshore Services team is a diverse, tight knit group that enjoys fun team building events such as deep-sea fishing, golfing, and sporting events throughout the year. The employees are extremely schedule driven, high-energy, friendly, and hard workers. Within the Oil, Gas & Chemical Industry, their teams are the best evidenced by the countless project opportunities from owners who seek their expertise when challenged with complex projects. Kiewit Offshore Service leaders are seeking employees who would enjoy living in Southern Texas, ready for a fast-paced career, trainable, and can work well within a diverse team.  


This position will be based out of Kiewit's Ingleside, TX facility/yard.

  • The Project Quality Manager (PQM) is responsible for overall development and management of the Project Quality Plan. 
  • Monitoring the implementation and effectiveness of the Project Quality Plan. The PQM has the authority to revise it as deemed necessary with the concurrence of the Project Sponsor /  Manager and Client (when required). 
  • Directing the activities of Quality Inspectors. 
  • Ensuring that inspections and tests are performed to verify that the work, materials and plant equipment are in compliance with plans and specifications. 
  • Reviewing documentation of inspections and tests and coordinating distribution and filing of documentation.
  • Ensuring that suppliers/subcontractors develop and implement quality plans and procedures as deemed necessary based on the product or service being provided. 
  • Verifying that deficiencies are corrected and corrective action plans are implemented as required. 
  • Maintaining liaison with the client's quality representative(s) and ensuring quality expectations are being met. 
  • Interfacing with Regulatory Authority / Certifying Agency as required by contract ensuring that requirements are met.
  • Current NACE CIP Level III certification required
  • Five plus years’ experience developing and implementing construction quality management programs
  • Bachelors or master’s degree in mechanical, electrical, welding, civil engineering, industrial or related discipline (preferred)
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Certifications from ASQ, AWS, CWB, API, ACI, ICBO, ASNT,  etc. are advantageous
  • Exceptional math, computer, verbal and written communication skills; proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Effective organizational, analytical, problem solving and time management skills
  • Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environments

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.