Essential functions are the fundamental job duties that you must be able to perform on your own or with the help of a reasonable accommodation.
Kitchell is an employee-owned company with a nearly 70-year history in general contracting, construction management, development, facilities management, engineering and architecture and myriad other services within the built environment. Our 850-plus employee owners manage projects from main offices in Arizona, California and Texas. We offer an entrepreneurial environment that fosters personal and professional growth through in-house education programs, formal and informal mentoring and cross-training opportunities. Kitchell encourages employee engagement through our formal profit-sharing plan, opportunity for enhanced ownership and by offering increasing responsibility through career advancement. We are consistently ranked among the top places to work, attributable to our tenured staff and outstanding benefits including health and life insurance, 401(k), college savings plans, business travel assistance and insurance, discounted auto and homeowners insurance, identity theft protection, rewards programs and much more.
We are seeking an experienced Quality Assurance (QA) Project Manager as the primary point of contact for a project’s adherence to Kitchell’s Quality Assurance Program. The QAPM performs quality control implementation, review and analysis, from design through all phases of construction.
Great Benefits, Competitive Pay!!
Required Skills and Knowledge:
The ability to interpret technical drawings, specifications, and reports. Knowledge of construction methods, means and materials. Computer skills including software that supports QA/QC efforts such as Bluebeam, BIM 360, Latista, Excel, Word, AutoCAD, Revit, MS Project and Outlook.
Required Degrees, Licenses, Certification and Experience:
Registered Architect or Engineer and/or BS in Architecture or Engineering (State of Arizona).
5+ years as a project architect (or engineer) on large, complicated projects.
Detailed knowledge of building codes (ICC certification preferred)
Detailed knowledge of building and infrastructureconstruction management procedures, contract management, inspection practices and procedures.
2+ years directly supervising employees and/or consultants.
Strong technical knowledge in building systems with special expertise in building envelope systems.
Excellent presentation and communication skills.
Quality Assurance certifications or credentials, such as USACE or NAVFAC Construction Quality Management preferred.
General office environment 40%; on project sites requiring personal protective equipment 60%. Regular day travelrequired for local projects. Occasional travel to out of area and remote projects.
The ability to navigate all types of in-progress construction sites, the use of ladders, scaffolding and industrial lifts.