Lead QA Field Inspector

Our client is seeking an experienced Lead QA Field Inspector in Detroit, Michigan. This position applies intensive and diversified knowledge of Quality principles and practices to a broad range of project assignments. This role plans and executes a wide variety of technical and administrative assignments and effectively interacts with other.

Job Description

Essential duties include:

  • Communicate effectively with department and project personnel regarding Quality policies and procedures
  • Assist in the preparation of project audit schedules, discipline activity plans for the Quality function, and audit reports (internal and external), noting non-conformances and verifying effective corrective action
  • Assist (if directed by senior Quality management) the Project Manager in developing an orientation program to ensure that the project teams are familiar with the requirements of the Project Quality Plan; including other Quality matters, if required
  • Act as a Quality auditor ad may follow up on audit findings and corrective actions
  • Assess (if directed by senior Quality management) the ability of the suppliers to meet the Quality requirements of the project
  • Assist in the maintenance of project Quality records for all phases of the project
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and visitors
  • Job related technical knowledge necessary to complete the job
  • Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelines
  • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
  • Accredited four (4) year degree or global equivalent in engineering/technical preferred
  • Advanced degree in engineering discipline/technical field, or administration area preferred
  • Professional engineering registration preferred
  • Auditor certification by outside agency (e.g., Registrar Accreditation Board (RAB), American Society for Quality (ASQ), International Quality Associates (IQA), etc.) preferred
  • Internal Lead Auditor certification required
  • Seven (7) years of related Quality/project experience
  • Moderate interpersonal and communication skills
  • Moderate leadership and decision-making skills


  • Accredited four (4) year degree or global equivalent in applicable field of study and seven (7) years of work-related experience.  
  • Or a combination of education and directly related experience equal to eleven (11) years if non-degreed.
Job Category: Construction
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Michigan

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