Walsh Construction

Construction Quality Manager

Job Locations US-IN-Michigan City
Requisition ID
2022-7827
Position Type
Experienced - Full-Time
Category
Quality
Division
Transportation

Overview

Walsh is currently seeking a Quality Manager for our Indiana Heavy Civil Division in Michigan City, IN.

The Quality Manager is responsible for implementation, improvement and execution of the quality management systems, contractor quality control plan, and project specific quality program requirements. They will ensure that the construction works are planned and executed in accordance with established policies, procedures, systems and requirements of the company and contract. 

As a fourth-generation, family-owned business, Walsh recruits individuals who are seeking a small company feel with a large company backing.  Walsh is a successful fast-growing company at the forefront of technology and is committed to being the employer of choice to our employees and the builder of choice to our customers.

There are many compelling reasons why exceptional people should consider a career with our company:

  • Challenging, complex work
  • Creative and innovative problem-solving environment
  • Supportive, communicative managers who reward hard work
  • Opportunities for growth, training, and development
  • Flexibility in career path & progression
  • Opportunities to work and live all over the United States

Responsibilities

  • Serves as the Quality Champion on a complex project
  • Coaches, mentors and trains entire project staff in quality management principles, procedures and project-specific requirements. Serves as mentor and coach to Quality staff to advance their careers at Walsh and improve retention. 
  • Responsible for leading and managing quality processes such as work planning, pre-activity meetings, material management, Quality Incident Reports, Lesson Sharing and follow-up inspections. 
  • Establishes, monitors and reports on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), as well as QIRs for project teams to ensure continuous improvement. Analyzes project KPIs, evaluates trends and provides improvement strategies. 
  • Routinely audits project quality programs seeking continuous improvement utilizing Project QC Evaluation and other auditing tools. Provides feedback to Operations and Quality Management of major QIRs, project team relationships, owner/client perceptions, and overall quality management recurring non-conformances.
  • Directs inspection, testing and documentation of the works. Schedules inspection and testing with coordination between operations, consultants, material laboratories and Client. 
  • Maintains relationships with owners, Clients, subcontractors, design partners and stakeholders to support project partnering and issue resolution.
  • Supports Site Safety to ensure that projects are completed in accordance with established safety procedures, requirements and goals.
  • Monitors project quality costs including resources while working to better as-bid budgets. Provides feedback to optimize project billing returns, risk reporting and testing accuracy, while protecting Walsh from claim exposure. Monitors and reports rework costs via QIR system.
  • Document control (RFIs, submittals, change orders, claims, etc.)
  • Assistating and supporting project team with daily project coordination

Qualifications

  • 10+ years of QA/QC experience in the construction industry
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience leading a team is desired
  • Previous rail project experience is a plus
  • Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates

The Walsh Group offers competitive wages and benefits, including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Generous Vacation Time & Paid US Holidays
  • Company 401(k) Matching Contributions
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Maternity Leave Policy
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Term Life and AD&D Insurance

If hired by The Walsh Group, you must be in compliance with your employment location’s COVID-19 related requirements, if any.

 

The Walsh Group, Ltd. Is committed to providing equal opportunity to qualified applicants with disabilities to compete for jobs. To request a reasonable accommodation in completing this application, please contact the Human Resources Department at 312-563-5905 or hr@walshgroup.com.

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Disability/Veteran

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