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Job Information

AECOM Quality Assurance Specialist in Sacramento, California

United States of America - California, San Francisco

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Quality Assurance Specialist that can work remotely anywhere within the United States.

About AECOM:

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

Job Summary:

The selected applicant will provide expert review and input on inspection, fabrication, construction, and specification writing of hydraulic steel structures (e.g. Tainter gates, bulkhead gates, penstocks, etc) focused on weld procedures, NDT testing, and paint coating applications.

The preferred candidate will be:

  • An AWS CWI or senior CWI with over 10 years’ experience in inspection of welding performed on hydraulic steel structures and or bridges.

  • An ASNT Level II or Level III with experience in RT, UT, MT, PT, and VT inspection methods.

  • A Level 2 or Level 3 NACE Certified Coating Inspector with familiarity in vinyl and non-vinyl coating systems.

Additionally, the applicant will provide training guidance on AWS D1.5, D1.1, A2.4, C4.4 and A5.4 and best practices regarding welding procedures and NDT testing.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree plus four (4) years of relevant experience OR demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • Senior CWI with over 10 years’ experience in inspection of welding performed on hydraulic steel structures and or bridges.

  • ASNT Level III with experience in RT, UT, MT, PT, and VT inspection methods.

  • Level 3 NACE Certified Coating Inspector with familiarity in vinyl and non-vinyl coating systems.

  • Previous experience on federal hydraulic steel structure projects

  • Previous experience in providing training on AWS guidance and NDT testing

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 250499BR

Additional Locations US - Duluth, MN - 11 East Superior Street, US - Minneapolis, MN Suite 1100 800 S LaSalle Ave, US - Sacramento, CA - 2020 L St

Virtual: Yes

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.