AECOM Supply Chain Quality Assurance Engineer in Aiken, South Carolina

Business Line Government

Position Title Supply Chain Quality Assurance Engineer

United States of America - South Carolina


Job Summary

Savannah River Remediation, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking a Supply Chain Quality Assurance Engineer to be based in our Aiken, SC location.

The Supply Chain Quality Assurance Engineer will provide technical support to the Supply Chain Quality Assurance group. They will serve as a QA Subject Matter Expert on a variety of activities such as reviewing procurement specifications, data sheets, engineering drawings and associated documents, evaluating suppliers, performing supplier oversight, and providing input to technical and quality leads.


  • Provide QA support required to facilitate procurements for SRR facility operations and project scope.

  • Serve as QA Procurement Subject Matter Expert on project teams, review and provide input for all phases of acquisition process.

  • Coordinate and/or perform Supplier Surveillance and vendor evaluations and performance monitoring. Develop plans and reports, and communicate results on procurement QA issues.

  • Evaluate bid proposals and make recommendations based on proposed programs/tasks in area of assignment.

  • Develop, document, and communicate the planning of all QA support functions through the project life cycle, including estimating resources necessary to provide QA support functions from conceptual design through turnover to operations.

  • Perform internal and external assessments, evaluations, audits and surveillances. Plan, prepare, conduct and report on surveillances, assessments and monitoring of quality-related activities in assigned areas.

  • Incorporate conventional QA engineering or scientific practices and a variety of complex features such as enhanced quality requirements, application of new or special requirements or processes, and difficult coordination of oversight requirements into problem solving and program planning.

  • Develop qualification programs on tasks concurrent with other phases such as design and fabrication to better evaluate and minimize future quality problems.

  • Propose and incorporate alternative solutions to existing problems for continuous improvement. Perform all detail work necessary to implement actions needed to incorporate best alternatives.

  • Support facility / project needs within assigned area by conducting reviews / approvals in areas such as procedures, procurement documents and design output documents.

  • Perform reviews and provide input on safety related and mission critical engineering deliverables

  • Coordinate corrective action responses for external assessments, audits or surveillances.

  • Review, issue, track, follow-up and closeout various deficiency documents

  • Provide input on project plans and requirements to mitigate potential QA program problems during project execution with the intent of obtaining high quality deliverables meeting project requirements and objectives.

  • Provide project QA guidance and support, compliance oversight and subject matter expertise in effectively implementing the Integrated Safety Management, QA and continuous improvement processes.

  • Business travel may be required.

  • May perform other duties as assigned.

Additional Information

  • Relocation benefits are available for this position.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical discipline (engineering or science) and 6+ years relevant work experience in Quality Assurance, Quality Control, or Engineering in the fields of operations, maintenance, construction or industrial manufacturing. OR;

  • Bachelor’s degree in a non-technical discipline and 7+ years relevant work experience as described above OR;

  • Associate's degree and 8+ years relevant work experience as described above OR;

  • High School diploma or GED and 10+ years combination of education and/or relevant work experience as described above

Note: A two-year technical diploma will be considered equivalent to an associate's degree.

  • Certification with continuing technical training may be required for performance of inspections and surveillance activities. Specialized training may also be required to support certain technical areas

  • Due to the nature of work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong written and oral communication, teamwork, and vendor interface coordination skills

  • Knowledge of activities such as project management, QA, manufacturing techniques and procurement processes are typical areas in which the incumbent would need to demonstrate proficiency

  • Knowledge in areas such as engineering design, maintenance management, and construction practices

  • Experience in commercial nuclear power QA or Department of Energy nuclear facility QA

  • Current NQA-1 auditor or lead auditor qualifications

  • Working knowledge of ASME and AWS Code, and SNT-TC-1A Nondestructive Examination requirements

  • Current certification for AWS weld inspection, and SNT-TC-1A Level II NDE techniques.

  • General computer skills for preparing documents and use of spreadsheets for compiling and analyzing data

  • General math knowledge (e.g., statistics, algebra, geometry) to complement field experience.

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 191324BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.