AECOM Quality Lead in Lloydminster, Alberta

Requisition/Vacancy No. 148152BR

Position Title Quality Lead

Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Oil + Gas

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Alberta

City Lloydminster

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Oil + Gas

We offer extensive global experience in upstream, midstream, downstream, marketing and distribution, and alternative energy segments serving the entire lifecycle of oil and gas company assets. Our expertise in providing the full range of mission-critical services is sought after by private-sector and national/state-owned oil and gas companies.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Quality Lead to be based in our Lloydminster Alberta location.

This position will be responsible for the successful planning and execution of Construction Quality requirements and maintaining surveillance of the project’s quality performance. Executes overall control, direction and management of contracted deliverables with respect to quality. Responsible for the development of project quality plan, Inspection & Test Plans for all disciplines, review quality manuals to incorporate the client specific requirements. Manages and coaches staff. Will have between 5 to 10 years of Construction experience within a Quality Management role.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Employee Management:

  • Coach and mentor Quality staff on the project to ensure staff is following the defined process and procedures for the group

  • Perform Performance Management reviews with direct reports as part of the Employee Development Plan

  • Functional Responsibility:

  • Manage all quality deliverables and controls for shop fabrication

  • Prepare and participate in internal audits as per the Attest Schedule

  • Support in changes to Quality procedures and work instructions to ensure continuous improvement

  • Generate and review all Inspection and Test Plans (ITP's) with Project Management to ensure compliance to contract requirements

  • Ensure that all employees work is performed within compliance of AECOM Quality Program

  • Set up key result areas and monitor/reports on the performance of the team

  • Complete required inspections and necessary reporting as per the approved Inspection & Test Plan

  • Ensure Work Instructions are followed

  • Complete & Transmit Client & Regulatory Authorities documents

  • Complete Custody Transfer Forms

  • Review and approve subcontractor’s procedures & Quality plans

  • Complete and ensure Nonconformance Reports (NCR's), Corrective Action Reports (CAR's), Preventative Action - Reports (PAR's), and Request for Information (RFI's) are generated and addressed in a timely manner. Review the effectiveness of proposed disposition and recommend changes for improvement

  • Complete Quality Surveillance Reports (QSR's)

  • Assist Workface Planning in package development

  • Communication:

  • Attend and participate in various meetings to address or advise on quality issues and or progress from Construction, the Client, direct reports etc.

  • Effectively communicate with all departments and levels of the organization, as well as to the client as required

  • Ensure effective reciprocal information exchange

  • Team Work:

  • Represent the Quality team for all regular project meetings including the Quality stewardship meetings with the Construction Management team

  • Document Administration:

  • Complete and submit monthly documents to appropriate Departments (e.g. timesheets, expense reports etc.)

  • Approve and submit any invoice/timesheets which have business unit expenditure to the appropriate projects

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • 5 years’ experience in quality management

  • Supervisory experience required

  • CWB Level 1 or 2

  • A valid Class 1 or Class 5 driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract are requirements of this position

  • Knowledgeable with Provincial Regulatory Authority requirements

  • Knowledgeable with International codes and standards – CSA Z662, CSA B51 CSA W47.1, CSA W59, ASME B31.3, ASME B31.1, ASME Boiler & Pressure Vessel Codes

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Projects, Visio)

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Requirements:

  • NACE Level 1 or 2

  • Valid Eye Test

  • API 510

  • API 650

  • API 653

  • API 686

  • CSA C22.1

  • CSA Internal Auditor

  • CGSB Designation

  • ISO 9001: 2008

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.