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Vigor Fab LLC Quality Assurance Inspector (Structural) Days in Seattle, Washington

Vigor Values Vigor expects all employees to enhance the atmosphere in which they work by living the Vigor Values every day. Truth: We seek the truth, and we speak the truthResponsibility: We act on what we know is rightEvolution: We seek mastery, and adapt to a changing worldLove: We care about the people we work with, and the world we live inPOSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for conducting Quality Control inspections for new construction and/ or ship repair projects. Has a high degree of demonstrated proficiency in the ability to perform inspection functions as specified in the applicable work documents, including a thorough understanding of drawing and specification interpretation and a working knowledge of the principles of metallurgy and Non Destructive Testing techniques. Has routine interface with customer/regulatory representatives, and is responsible for quality system maintenance and process control surveillance. Performs duties independent of supervision and provides assistance to the Project Management Team. This position is responsible for developing, tracking, administering, and scheduling tests and inspections and writing of required reports. The incumbent inspects in-process and final craft and subcontractor work for proper approvals and documents results as required in test and inspection plans developed by the Quality Department.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES: (This list is not intended to detail all aspects of the assigned work but is representative of the job*s overall responsibilities) Develops tests and inspection plans for areas of responsibility in accordance with internal quality requirements and contract specifications, including but not limited to NAVSEA Standard Items, U.S. Coast Guard Regulations, Classification Societies, and other applicable engineering standards. Serves as liaison between supervision, crafts and regulatory agencies as required.Ensures that all preliminary inspection requirements have been satisfied and are accomplished in accordance with contract specifications prior to final inspection call outs to regulatory agencies.Monitors craft work to ensure workmanship meets applicable acceptance criteria in accordance with regulatory agencies, classification society, NAVSEA Standard Items, and acceptable shipbuilding practices as appropriate.Ensures that all instrumentation and gauges used in testing procedures are properly calibrated in accordance with regulatory agencies and company calibration guidelines.Informs Project Management, Quality Director, Operations Managers/Directors of all deficiencies requiring corrective action as outlined in the Quality Management System (QMS) to include Internal Deficiency Reports (IDR), Quality Deficiency Reports (QDR), and Non-conforming Services (NCS).Establishes and maintains positive, cooperative working relationships with crafts, owner representatives, and regulatory agency officials.Assists Managers, the Quality Director and supervisors in developing test memos and Process Control Procedures to ensure that final forms and testing practices are in proper format and work scope formed.Develops and assists in administering training to craft supervisors and test directors for applicable test and inspection requirements, as required.Ensures materials purchased and installed meet requirements of contract specifications by performing random checks.Ensures all subcontractors* qualifications meet requirements of regulatory agencies and contract specifications. Also ensures all subcontractor required quality assurance submittals are correct and fulfill requirements of the specifications. Reviews and qualifies all Quality Assurance requirements imposed by outside agencies. Verifies that requirements do not impose higher levels of effort to accomplish then t