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Position Description

The primary role of the Industrial Quality Control Manager is to lead the Quality Control process for all industrial projects within McGough.



  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or a related field. Applicable experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.
  • A minimum of 10 years relevant Quality experience in the construction industry.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully lead a team.
  • Knowledge of ASME, NBIC, AISC, and AWS codes and standards.
  • Knowledge of NDE (Nondestructive Examination), MT, PT, UT, and RT.
  • Experience leading teams, coaching and developing others.
  • Strong critical thinking, creative problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to approach issues from different perspectives to analyze.
  • Strong communication and listening skills.
  • Ability to build to relationships and deal with issues calmly.
  • Experience with construction-related software including Bluebeam, Microsoft office.


  • OSHA 10 and OSHA 30-hour certification strongly preferred.

Office and Travel

Regular travel up to 100% of the time depending upon local and regional project locations. Possible full time jobsite assignment may be required.

Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Facilitate the Page Turn Process for all projects.
  • Verify all Quality Assurance and Quality Control work is implemented by project teams.
  • Perform or guide analysis, peer review, and audit of subcontractor quality control programs.
  • Review or guide review of construction-related drawings, technical specifications, reports and other construction documents.
  • Observe site functional performance testing.
  • Perform investigations and site reviews to audit work in place.
  • Develop and maintain welding procedures & requirements to comply with client, code, (e.g. ASME, AWS, API, AISC, etc.) and specification requirements.
  • Manage the Quality audit process, including vendor and subcontractor audits. Establish audits to identify best practices and ensure quality control measures are met.
  • Provide technical and industry expertise with respect to Quality programs.
  • Provide leadership, career coaching and development of personnel within the Quality Department.
  • Develop training programs and plans for staffing to attain and maintain appropriate levels of certification for inspection. Mentor and develop team members.

 Physical Requirements

The physical requirements listed here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Position requires performance of duties outdoors in a variety of weather conditions.  Exposure to dirt, dust, and other materials is routine and may require the use of protective clothing and respirators.  Jobs require an employee to frequently work on high structures such as ladders and scaffolds.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand; talk or hear; walk; and use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls. The employee is occasionally required to sit and frequently climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.