Bechtel Corporation Quality Control Engineer, Civil (192947) Job in Waynesboro, Georgia

* Requisition ID: 192947

  • Position Title: Quality Control Engineer, Civil (192947)

  • Project: Plant Vogtle Units 3 and 4 Construction Services

  • Location: Waynesboro, GA

  • Relocation Authorized: National - Family

  • Work Authorization: Possess right to work in the US without sponsorship

  • Other Requirements: Pre-employment drug screen, background check and must be able to obtain proper clearance and access to the site.

In August of 2017, Georgia Power selected Bechtel to complete construction of the two-reactor expansion of a nuclear power plant near Augusta, Georgia. Plant Vogtle Units 3 & 4 will be the first new units built in the U.S. in the last three decades and are currently the only new units being constructed in the country.

At the peak of construction, this vital project will employ up to 5,000 on site. These positions will include building tradespeople, engineers, field supervisors, construction and project managers, quality assurance professionals, safety professionals, procurement, subcontract specialists and many others.

This position may be required to work a schedule of rotating shifts including nights, weekends, or holidays. All employees are subject to and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of continued employment for the duration of their assignment. The ability to obtain/maintain access to the facility is required.


  • Supports construction civil activities relating to construction supervision, field engineering and subcontracts. Interprets design drawings and specifications.

  • Oversees field verification of materials and installations.

  • Implements procedures for onsite inspection activities.

  • Monitors subcontractors and suppliers’ installation of material and equipment for quality control compliance.

  • Performs inspection functions in accordance with the inspection plan, monitors inspection duties assigned to subcontractors and reviews results of inspections.

  • Inspects and documents acceptance of construction activities and installations.

  • Identifies nonconforming items; initiates nonconformance reports and Condition Reports and monitors status through to closure.

  • Maintains databases through established project standard computer applications.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma with 5 years of related experience

  • Possess right to work in the US without sponsorship

  • Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check

  • Must be physically capable to conduct field inspections and participate in project walkdowns which require the following activities: extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, walking on elevated platforms, walking on uneven surfaces, climbing in very small and/or confined spaces, and lifting up to 60 lbs.

  • Must be able to pass nuclear security screening requirements and be able to obtain and maintain unescorted access to a nuclear power facility.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Knowledge and experience of performing inspections in the civil discipline on construction projects.

  • Candidates should be self-starters, highly motivated, requiring little supervision, and able to work well in a team environment.

  • Must meet the project requirements for certification of a Level II Civil QC and be capable of achieving a Level II Civil QC certification.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Good working knowledge of codes and standards such as ACI, AISC, ASME, and/or NQA-1.

  • Commercial nuclear power experience as a certified Level II Civil QC inspector.

  • Previous Bechtel experience at a commercial nuclear power project or non-reactor nuclear project.

  • Previous Bechtel experience in Construction Quality Control and/or Field Engineering.

  • Working knowledge of the Bechtel Work Process Procedures and the related Bechtel Standard application programs (BSAPs).

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