ITA International USCG PROGC Quality Assurance Support Analyst Journeyman in Pascagoula, Mississippi

ITA International (ITA) is a provider of integrated support services to include analysis, planning, training, acquisition management, cyber/intelligence, engineering, logistics, and maritime support services to government, non-governmental organizations and commercial customers worldwide.

ITA International is seeking qualified candidates to join their team in Pascagoula, MS as the Quality Assurance Support Analyst Journeyman for USCG PRO-GC.

Duties include but are not limited to, the following tasks:

  • QAS personnel shall complete PROGC Surveillance Personal Qualification Standard within 90

  • Perform surveillance of NSC production and shipbuilder deliverables per PROGC Surveillance Plan to ensure contractor compliance with contract requirements, program goals, and shipbuilder Quality Management System to prevent defects and/or document non-compliance for correction and preservation of government entitlement at

  • Perform Preservation and Preventive Maintenance inspections (P&PM), electrical and cable inspections, structural and welding inspections, compartment completion inspections, and witness system and hydrostatic testing as

  • Draft Quality Deficiency Records (QDRs) and Corrective Action Requests (CARs) as

  • Support QA surveillance activity associated with Hull, Mechanical and Electrical (HM&E) systems issues, as

  • Participate as member of assigned Integrated Product Team (IPT).

  • Conduct Drawing reviews as

  • Conduct ship checks to validate rollover trial

  • Respond to inspection call-outs within respective IPT and as assigned by the PROGC

  • Complete data entry of inspection

  • Develop and maintain working relationship with PROGC Engineering Production, Test, Logistics and Data

  • Develop and maintain a working relationship with the Shipbuilder’s QA staff, and Ships management (boat foreman)

  • Validate Shipbuilder Quality Management System (QMS) process compliance using assigned

  • Complete quality tasks assigned by the PROGC QA TAM.

  • Provide USCG coverage of stage 2-5 testing as

  • Provide USCG quality assurance and oversight during equipment installation, system grooming, alignment, light off, and testing.

  • Participate in builder’s dock and sea trials as

  • Provide quality assurance support in developing HM&E equipment/system Root Cause Failure

  • Document design, installation, and testing deficiencies through formally established USCG reporting

  • Support program reviews as required

Work Environment:

Required work occurs in an office setting and in an industrial construction environment. The work is sedentary while in the office. The required work performed in the industrial environment occurs outdoors, in warehouses, aboard NSCs during construction and while underway, at sea. Safety conditions require the use of personal protective equipment or clothing as dictated by PROGC and the Shipbuilder’s policies and procedures.

Physical Abilities:

The tasking described within this work statement requires moderate walking, ability to lift up to 50 pounds, movement throughout an industrial shipyard facility, movement throughout NSCs under construction, and while underway, at sea. This includes traversing narrow and steep stairways and ladders.

Qualifications are:

  • Minimum of six (6) years’ experience in quality assurance oversight in HM&E systems within the maritime construction field, obtained through journeyman craft or QA experience in the construction of U.S. Navy surface combatants or Coast Guard Cutters.

    Hold or ability to obtain Visual Inspection certification (VT Level II ASNT-SNTTC-1A) through commercial or Government sources.

  • Hold or ability to obtain NAVSEA Basic Paint Inspector certification or NACE level II certification.

  • Have a working knowledge of shipboard pipe fabrication, electrical systems, cable installations, and testing.

  • Have experience with military fabrication requirements (MIL- STD-22, MIL-STD-271, & MIL-STD-278) for piping systems.

  • Have experience with military and commercial installation requirements (DOD STD 2003, IEEE 45) for electrical systems and cableways.

  • Have working knowledge of structure fabrication standard MIL- STD-1689 or ABS Steel Vessel Rules used in the construction of naval/commercial ships.

  • Have working knowledge of paint application processes using COMDTINST M10360.3 (series), Coast Guard Coatings and Colors Manual, or Naval Ships Technical Manual (NSTM) 631.

  • Must possess an active SECRET clearance

ITA International is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran's status or any status protected by applicable federal, state, or local discrimination laws.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

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