Quality Inspector, Jobs, 41926

Quality Inspector - Cornwall

£335 p/d Ltd - Highways - Construction
Ref: 41926 Date Posted: Wednesday 14 Jul 2021
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Quality Inspector (Highways)

Rate:                     £335 p/d Ltd

Based:                  Cornwall

My client is a large multinational infrastructure contractor are looking for a Reporting to the Quality Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that the works elements under your control are delivered to the correct quality and in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner. Working collaboratively with the wider project team to deliver successful project outcomes.


  • Provide assurance that the works are being constructed and delivered in accordance with drawings, specifications and defined methods
  • Carry out inspections/Audits and produce daily reporting and reports
  • Witness and approve hold points as required on the ITPs
  • Assist the team in the delivery of right first time, providing information to the Quality Manager on the health of the Right First-Time culture within the project, and the aim of having zero defects at handover
  • Reinforce and assess the “Right First Time” culture and the goal of the Contractor in aiming to achieve zero defects throughout the project and into Handover
  • Assist the Quality Manager in providing coaching and training to all the project team in matters of quality, self‐certification and the Right First-Time culture
  • Monitor the quality of incoming materials ensuring they meet the required spec and MAR
  • Identify trends and highlight areas of concern and recommend improvements to the quality process
  • Encourage the early identification of a non‐conforming process or poor practice (potential defect, i.e., quality near miss) in a proactive, transparent and no blame environment
  • Carry out QTRMs of site delivery quality procedures
  • Maintain high personal safety and environmental standards in accordance with company policies and report any standards on the site which are considered by you as inadequate


  • Civil Engineering related qualification (HNC, HND, BSc MSc, BEng, MEng)
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience delivering complex structures/roadworks in a similar role
  • Site Supervisory Safety Training Scheme SSSTS
  • Relevant CSCS Card
  • Understanding of Engineering Principles and extensive technical knowledge of construction techniques and best practices
  • Knowledge of construction contracts and forms of contract through formal training
  • Computer competence (MS Word, Excel, Document control system, Primavera software)

Please call Henry Barber on 020 8655 4953 or email at h.barber@calco.co.uk


Melrose House, 42 Dingwall Road, Croydon, CR0 2NE

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