Sargent & Lundy

Chicago, Illinois,
United States

Job Type
Full Time
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Our commitment to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them thrive professionally is stronger than ever. Because the health of our employees and candidates is a top priority, we will be conducting our hiring process virtually and conducting interviews via phone or video until further notice. We will provide candidates selected for interviews with all the required instructions. Thank you for your interest in Sargent & Lundy.




Our Core Values

Every decision we make is guided by our core values. By upholding these six principles, we support our clients, employees, and community. They are the compass we follow as we continue to grow our business and lead the industry.


Quality – We provide high-quality deliverables and services through an uncompromising focus on peer review, safety, and continuous improvement.


Accountability – Our actions demonstrate the highest levels of professionalism, integrity, and respect.


Our People – We value diverse perspectives, encourage professional growth, and are committed to providing a work community where people thrive. Our work is challenging but rewarding.


Our Clients – We deliver value and exceed our clients’ expectations through outstanding customer service, personal accessibility, and clear communication.


Innovation – Since 1891, we have invested in the people, training, tools, and technology needed to quickly adapt in a constantly changing world.


Meaningful Impact – We make a positive impact in the communities where we work and live.


Sargent & Lundy’s clients in the energy and industrial markets recognize us as a global leader in power generation, power distribution, plant design, advanced technologies, environmental compliance, mid-stream and downstream oil & gas and multi-disciplined industrial projects.

We are currently seeking a QA Engineer based out of our downtown Chicago office. This position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your background in engineering by providing technical support in a professional services environment. Your primary role will be assuring the quality of work activities across every division of the company. In this role, you will be expected to be able to effectively lead quality assurance audits while also-l working with project teams on such diverse activities as problem identification and resolution, support during the procurement of engineered products and materials, and self-assessment activities. You will also assist project teams with the development and execution of project quality plans.


Other duties of the position include training personnel, the control of purchased items and services, verification of effective corrective action, data analysis and trending, and root cause analysis.  The focus of these activities are engineering, design and consulting activities primarily based in our Chicago office. The position may involve approximately 20-25 % travel to other Company locations and related supplier facilities for the purpose of audit, surveillance and/or inspection.


We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.


Qualifications include:

BS or MS from an ABET-accredited engineering program

5 or more years of experience as a lead QA Auditor in a regulated industry, less experience will be considered for a strong candidate

Proficiency with MS Office applications

Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

Strong analytical reasoning

Valued but not required skills and experience:

Successful completion of the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam, and designation as an Engineer in Training.

Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.




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