QA/QC ENGINEER - UNDERGROUND METRO

Date: May 7, 2024

Location: India, Any Where In India, IN

Company: Afcons Infrastructure Limited

Afcons Infrastructure Limited is an Indian multinational construction and engineering company based in Mumbai. The company provides infrastructure services and is involved in the construction of infrastructure projects such as viaducts, flyovers, metros, bridges, pipelines, roads, ports, barrages, oil and gas projects etc.

Roles and Responsibilities 01

Ensuring mobilization of the Quality Function 

  • Identification of material and lab equipment required for the purpose of quality testing and control.
  • Scheduling Quality Check (QC) activities on a day-to-day basis.
  • Executing quality testing and Inspections as per Inspection and Test Plan (ITP).
  • Scheduling and coordinating for external quality tests (client).
  • Inspection and testing of procured material at stores to ensure that the incoming material meets quality standards.
  • Evaluation & acceptance of test results.
  • Ensuring maintenance and timely calibration of laboratory and testing equipment.
  • Statistical analysis of test results.
  • Detecting non-conformances and disposal of the same during & after the construction operation.
  • Supervising the site execution works and testing materials / products.
  • Maintaining the documents of inspection.

Roles and Responsibilities 02

Specialized Roles and Responsibilities for Underground Metro Projects

  • Checking all quality parameter for projects related to the activities Tunneling through Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), Cut & Cover Method, Construction of under Metro Station, , Casting & steam curing of precast tunnel segments, D ’Wall construction works, Station work.

Undertaking role of Quality Assurance

  • Establishing quality requirements and project quality plans.
  • Establishing a plan for routine inspection (Internal/ External) and testing of material (ITP).
  • Detailed analysis of Bill of Quantities (BOQs) to identify major activity segments jointly with Works Manager/Section In-charge.
  • Ensuring adherence to AFCONS internal quality standards.
  • Regular analysis of concrete produced, ensuring adherence to specifications.

Providing inputs in product design

  • Providing inputs in the designing of material as per quality specifications.
  • Developing mix design for all concrete structures.
  • Analyzing alternative/ new materials identifying areas of cost reduction within specifications.

Key Objective of the Job Position

  • To measure the quality of the material and the end product as against the prescribed technical specifications for Quality Check (QC).
  • Ensuring adherence to the quality standards and procedures outlined in the contract specifications and providing inputs in the design of products relating to quality.

Education Qualifications

Educational Essential: BE / BTech - Civil

Educational Desirable: ME / MTech - Civil

Computer Software Proficiency

MS Excel, MS Word, Power Point

Experience Range

Overall, 3 to 10 years of exposure in Quality Control function of Underground Metro.

Work Environment

Mostly spending time at Quality Control Labs, Batching Plants and visiting site to ascertain if the required quality parameters are matching the specifications. May need to work extra hours to ensure that the projects meet their deadlines. Dealing & convincing all types of people & clients. Maintaining a high-level quality standard at work site. Maintaining a high level of social contact.