Role description


  • Participate in the performance of independent NQA-1 and ISO audits, surveillance, and inspections of organisations within UUSA and Suppliers outside UUSA.
  • Develop plans, checklists, and schedule for completion of the activities according to site requirements.
  • Identify findings/issues/non-conformance during audits and surveillance to determine program quality and identify negative performance trends.
  • Participate in complex inspections such as receipt inspections, structural inspections, weld inspections, NDE inspections, mechanical and/or electrical inspections according to established procedure. This may require the use of special testing and inspection equipment including calipers, micrometers, vision systems, height gages, pin gages and other special purpose inspection tools.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of QA manuals (including ISO standards), implementing procedures and desktop guides to verify compliance with industry codes and standards, NRC regulations and regulatory commitments.
  • Provide guidance for and support ISO auditors and other quality control inspectors.
  • Knowledge and experience in 10CFR50 – Appendix B, QA requirements and ISO Standards.
  • Knowledge and experience in ASME NQA-1 standards.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

Desired Skills:

  • Excellent oral and written skills
  • Be able to effectively communicate with staff members of all levels of the organisation
  • Strong teamwork skills are needed to positively communicate company vision, values and goals while promoting the organisational culture


  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering or Technology

Required Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years related work experience

Essential skills

Quality Assurance

Josh joined Thomas Thor in October 2021 as a Senior-Level Recruitment Consultant with more than 8+ years’ experience successfully placing hundreds of candidates. Josh has a strong desire to help people grow in their careers. Josh takes the time to personally connect with every candidate, getting to know what their career goals and aspirations are, and what we can do to help each candidate achieve these goals. Josh specializes in Contingent and Retained Searches within the Nuclear Industry.

Josh Futrel