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QA/QC Regional Supervisor

Universal Plant Services Fairfield, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

UPS Industrial is searching for a QA/QC Regional Supervisor of rotating equipment to join our growing team.

Position Summary:

This position will oversee all aspects of quality control in relationship to our finished products and services. Must maintain and/or develop working knowledge of applicable industry standards, and UPS quality policies and procedures. Must perform assigned duties in a safe manner, and ensures employees comply with established quality programs and safe work habits.


  • Assist operations with development and communication of quality plans for all projects within their specific profit center(s) upon project initiation and see it through to completion.
  • Assistance with development of standard quality packages based on project scope and equipment type.
  • Provide mentoring and training to operations supervision regarding quality expectations and discuss the importance.
  • Attend operations meetings, boot camps, etc., to maintain a comprehension of opportunities for quality improvement, identify areas of concern with on-going and up-coming projects, and to build relationships with operations management and supervision.
  • Identify voids in our quality system regarding technical procedures and/or data sheets during the project initiation phase and prior to execution.
  • Perform pre-job audits regarding quality plans and packages within their specific profit center(s).
  • Perform in-process audits on projects in the field within their specific profit center(s).
  • Perform completion audits on final documentation of projects prior to archiving within their specific profit center(s).
  • Perform quality audits on non-UPS subcontractors within their specific profit center(s).
  • Assist the Corporate Quality Manager with Nonconformance and customer complaint investigations within their specific profit center(s).
  • Compose technical non-conformance reports per ISO:9001 and manage follow-up investigation to support disposition and corrective action.
  • Responsible for sourcing and training Quality manpower within the assigned region.


  • Education:

Undergraduate degree in a relevant technical field such as Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management or Industrial Technology and 4+ years of experience with mechanical rotating equipment


High School Diploma or equivalent and 10+ years of experience as a Journeyman Millwright or NCCER Millwright working on, with, and around rotating equipment in a craftsman, supervisor, or technical advisor capacity. Equipment knowledge shall include, but not be limited to,:

    • Reciprocating Compressors
    • Centrifugal Compressors
    • Pumps
    • Gearboxes
    • Fin-Fans/Air Coolers
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Competent grammatical and technical writing and skills
  • Must have solid working knowledge and experience using Microsoft office applications including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and other common office software applications
  • Must be able and willing to travel as required based on project needs
  • Must be able to function in a construction/refinery environment (lifting, climbing, exposure to outdoor climates, etc.) and pass a drug screening and a criminal background check
  • General comprehension of Safe Work Permitting, PPE requirements, Job Safety Analysis development, etc.
  • Must be responsive to calls, emails, and text messages in a timely fashion; position requires 24/7 availability

Universal Plant Services

Headquartered in the Houston metropolitan area, Universal Plant Services has 14 full-service facilities spanning the U.S. Gulf Coast, West, and Midwest, making it one of the largest specialty service companies in North America. With our demonstrated commitment and capability to address client needs and requirements wherever their operations occur, UPS offers a world of equipment service capabilities. For over 30 years, Universal Plant Services (UPS) has been a comprehensive service provider for the energy industry, providing project management, installation, maintenance and repair services for rotating and fixed equipment for daily maintenance requirements, turnarounds, and capital projects.


Fairfield, CA