Institute for Building Technology and Safety

  • QA-QC Specialist

    Posted Date 11 months ago(9/5/2018 1:45 PM)
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    Disaster Recovery
  • Responsibilities



    This position is part of a Disaster Recovery team.   We are not first responders, but when natural disasters strike (e.g.., hurricanes, earthquakes, flood waters, tornados, fires, etc.) our team travels to the disaster area as part of the recovery process to help restore the communities. Our primary focus is working with homeowners in the restoration of their houses and property.


    This position will begin as an “on-call/as-needed” basis, with strong probability of converting to a regular, full-time position with full employee benefits which include (but are not limited to) medical, prescription, dental, vision, FSA, 401k with employer matching, paid holidays, and paid leave.


    We are looking for individuals who are willing, able, and readily available to be a part of this team, who can report for work and travel on short notice to disaster sites and remain engaged in the recovery efforts for varying periods of time. Longer assignments will include rotations for travel back and forth between their home and the disaster sites.


    Position Summary:


    The QA/QC Specialist is responsible for generating an inspection summary report recommending whether a warning letter is warranted and support retailer responses. Will create case in management system. Primary role will be to review data submitted by inspectors for completeness, consistency and accuracy, review the data for possible violations.



    • Prepare QA/QC manual control and supervise amendments and revisions.
    • Control the distribution of quality documentation.
    • Monitor quality related activities on the project.
    • Perform internal and external audits on behalf of management.
    • Verify contractor quality requirements are specified to vendors and contractor documentation submittals.
    • Attend pre-bid meetings and coordinate all project requirements with the project bidders.
    • Attend client quality management meetings.
    • Prepare and control project quality system management documentation prior to project commencement.
    • Review quality inspection personnel qualifications and training requirements.
    • Monitor the disposition of all issued nonconformance reports.
    • Monitor the progress and effectiveness of the project quality management system. Recommend and implement improvements when required.
    • Coordinate all QA/QC activities with the appropriate site manager(s).
    • Coordinate all quality related correspondence.
    • Monitor statistical method reporting.
    • Action and close all customer complaints.
    • Control all achieve documentation upon the completion of the project.


    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience/education combination
    • Minimum 5 years of related, relevant experience  



    • ASQ professional certification
    • Six Sigma certification


    • Technical Capacity
    • Organizational Skills
    • Problem Solving/Analytical
    • Customer/Client Focus
    • Time Management
    • Collaboration
    • Performance Management
    • Leadership
    • Business Acumen 



    IBTS covers travel expenses, i.e., travel, per diem (food and lodging). Where reimbursements are provided, they will be provided directly to the individual and in a timely fashion.

    Company Overview

    Bring your passion, expertise, and experience to IBTS, where we appreciate and are committed to our employees. We offer outstanding benefits, growth opportunities, and work hard to maintain a culture that values our employees. 


    The Institute for Building Technology and Safety (IBTS) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization established to provide unbiased professional building code compliance services, while enhancing the communities in which we work. At IBTS, our mission is to deliver quality services to meet the challenges of governance at all levels while enhancing public safety, economic development, and the general welfare of the community. Our services include Building and Community Development, Energy and Sustainability Services, Disaster Planning and Recovery, Quality Assurance, as well as Compliance and Risk Monitoring.


    IBTS is headquartered in Ashburn, VA, with additional offices in Louisiana, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Texas and Washington, DC.


    We are committed to building a community of experts with diverse backgrounds, disciplines, and perspectives who are passionate about our mission. IBTS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. This opportunity is open to Section S3 Residents.


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