AECOM Contractor Assurance Specialist in Carlsbad, New Mexico

United States of America - New Mexico, Carlsbad

Job Summary

Nuclear Waste Partnership, an LLC of AECOM, is seeking an experienced

Contractor Assurance Specialist in Carlsbad, New Mexico.

The successful candidate will report either to the Corrective Actions Program Manager or the Performance Monitoring and Reporting Manager depending on specific area(s) of responsibility. The successful candidate will apply organizational and analytical skills to coordinate implementation of NWP's Contractor Assurance processes within assigned area(s) of responsibility, including interface with Functional Area representatives and subject matter experts, collection and analysis of data, development and maintenance of databases, and generation of process documentation and reports. Areas of responsibility include but are not limited to one or more of the following:

  • Issues management- coordinate and track issue management within the Issues Management Processing System including screening, analysis, corrective action development and implementation, and closure.

  • Occurrence reporting - coordinate and track condition and event reporting into DOE's Occurrence Reporting and Processing System and Noncompliance Tracking System.

  • Fact finding/critique - facilitate conduct and reporting of fact finding and critique meetings for program/facility conditions or events.

  • Causal analysis- perform root cause or apparent cause analysis of conditions or events including related report and presentation development and delivery.

  • Operating experience/ lessons learned- facilitate development and dissemination of internal lessons learned, and collection, analysis, and dissemination of external operating experience and lessons learned.

  • Performance measurement and trending- develop, maintain, and analyze performance indicators for various NWP processes including assisting Responsible Managers with establishing performance measurement systems.

  • Assessment - facilitate and track planning, execution, and reporting for external assessments, management self-assessments, and the management observation programs.

  • Requirements management - facilitate Responsible Manager ownership and implementation of contract requirements, including manipulation and maintenance of the Requirements Management System.Change management - lead development and facilitate implementation of change management plans for major NWP initiatives.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree plus six (6) years of related nuclear project experience is required.

  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with standard computer applications.

  • Due to the nature of work, candidates must be US Citizens.

Preferred Qualifications

  • DOE nuclear facility experience is preferred.

  • Experience with Contractor Assurance related programs/processes a plus.

  • Training/certification in performance improvement methodologies (e.g., Six Sigma, Lean).

  • Training/qualification in causal analysis.

  • Previous WIPP experience is a plus.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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Job Category Quality Assurance / Quality Controls

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197245BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.