Posted on 07/01/2024

Quality (QA/QC) Representative – Michels Pacific Energy, Inc.

Strengthening the West Coast’s power grid isn’t for the weak. Keeping electricity flowing and the lights might not be a 9-to-5 desk job, but it is a chance to do meaningful work.  Michels Pacific Energy, Inc. is a sought-after power delivery contractor. We do what is needed – from building transmission lines and substations to distribution networks and natural disaster repairs. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels Pacific Energy, Inc. can change yours. 

The Quality (QA/QC) Representative, utilizing the provided training, tools, and techniques, is responsible for assisting operations with implementation and compliance of existing quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) programs. This position conducts jobsite and facility visitations, inspections and, assessments to ensure adherence to quality expectations in accordance with project specifications and industry standards. Critical for success is the ability to work independently and strong attention to detail while working in a fast-paced environment. Maintain and promote a strong safety culture for all employees, vendors, and customers and follow all safety and environmental policies, procedures and regulations. Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions. Conduct and support QA/QC orientations, progress update meetings and related QA/QC trainings. Perform audits identify areas of concern and take appropriate corrective actions independently. Document all findings and take all appropriate corrective action. Obtain, and maintain appropriate education and credentialing. Understand and apply appropriate industry specific standards. Establish working relationship with Michels Pacific Energy, Inc. project team (i.e., Project Manager, Foreman, General Foreman, Superintendent), customers, vendors, and regulatory authorities. Develop site quality control standards and be proactive with analyzing potential quality deficiencies. Use discretion and independent judgment on the job sites. Holds the authority and responsibility of maintaining the safety of the crew at all times. This role has the authority to make decisions based off of the current working conditions that could impact the operating practices of the jobsite and override the management’s authority in order to maintain power system integrity and adhere to safety standards and practices. Promote and exemplify the Michels Family of Companies, the QA/QC Program and Core Values. Other duties as assigned

The anticipated salary range is: $96,000 to $125,000 annually. This information reflects the anticipated base salary for this position based on current market data. Minimums and maximums may vary based on location. Actual pay will be adjusted based on an individual’s skills, experiences, education, and other job-related factors permitted by law.

Why Michels Pacific Energy, Inc.?

  • We are committed to hiring the best people and giving them the best equipment
  • We are dedicated to improving the West Coast’s energy infrastructure
  • Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality
  • We are family owned and operated
  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
  • We believe everyone is responsible for promoting safety, regardless of job title
  • We are a part of the Michels family of companies – one of North America’s largest, most diversified energy and infrastructure contractors
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan. 

Why you?

  • You like to surround yourself with dedicated, value-driven people
  • You are up to new challenges and opportunities
  • You cringe when you hear: “Because that’s the way we’ve always done it.”
  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
  • You believe that individual commitment to a group effort is key to success
  • You want your work to make a difference in people’s lives

What it takes?

  • 3+ years of construction experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must possess a valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles which may be driven, and an acceptable driving record as determined by the Michels Review Team

Desired Qualifications: 

  • QA/QC Certification in ISO or the American Society for Quality
  • Other related quality experience and/or certifications
  • 3+ years of Industry experience and training


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Michels Pacific Energy, Inc.
Michels Pacific Energy, Inc.
West Region | Tumwater, WA
Employment Duration
Full Time
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