Quality Control Specialist

Uptime Magazine

Fort Riley, KS

Quality Control Specialist

Location: Fort Riley, Kansas - TFM

Type: Non-Exempt

Work Schedule: Full Time, Day Shift

Compensation: Competitive Wage Dependent on Experience

Benefits: Skookum is proud to offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to our eligible part-time and full-time employees.

Full-Time benefits of a Quality Control Specialist at Skookum include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k) retirement plan, Life & Short-Term Disability Insurance

  • Elective 401(k) retirement plan with a 3% employer discretionary contribution after 90-days of employment

  • Flexible Spending Account for both medical and dependent care

  • 11 paid federal holidays, accrual of 12 paid days of vacation at the start of employment, paid sick leave

  • Potential shared earning bonus

  • Tuition assistance available after 1 year of employment and potential scholarships for qualified dependents

  • Professional development, certifications, and training opportunities

  • Verizon wireless discount

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and an engaging wellness program

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness eligibility for full time employees

Skookum is a national non-profit, government contractor that is dedicated to “Creating Opportunities for People of All Abilities” through hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities and veterans with disabilities. We take pride in our mission-focused culture, our Core Values, Diversity, Partnership, Commitment, Integrity, and Quality, and our dedication to providing a safe and respectful work environment to our employees.

Skookum is seeking a dedicated and reliable Quality Control Specialist with a professional attitude.

Typical duties include but are not limited to:

  • Spend time in and out of the office reviewing work, performing quality control surveillance of services discussing quality levels with supervisors and ensuring that all problem areas are identified and corrected in a timely manner.

  • Perform and document daily inspection results utilizing the inspection program and/or forms, as applicable. Inspection types can include, but are not limited to pre, in-progress, and final inspections of multi-disciplines of construction and repair. Ensure all project and preventative maintenance requirements are met.

  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships in any interactions with customers, employees and management while performing duties

  • Review, update and maintain a listing of building/ facility for area of responsibilities as needed.

  • Assists the Quality Control Manager in developing a wide variety of employee skills to deliver efficient, effective, and thorough quality control reports.


  • Associates degree in Quality preferred

  • Knowledge of or experience in Quality are preferred.

  • Experience in Construction or Facilities required.

Physical Requirements:

Employees must have the ability to perform the following physical demands for extended periods of time with or without assistance. The physical demands of this position may be reasonably accommodated for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions on a case-by-case basis.

  • Must be able to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • May be required to reach, kneel, walk, stand, and use repetitive motion for several hours at a time based on position duties.

  • Work may require repetitive motion, reaching, lifting, kneeling, and walking. Standing or sitting for several hours at a time, climbing in and out of a vehicle, and up and down stairs may also be required.

  • Must have the perseverance to work effectively under pressure for extended periods of time.


  • Valid state driver’s license is required with the ability to obtain and maintain coverage by Skookum’s insurance.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain applicable security clearances and installation access. A background check and E-Verify will be conducted for this position.

  • Per our government contract “ All Contractor employees shall be legal U.S. residents. The Contractor shall immediately remove an employee that is not a legal U.S. resident. The Contractor personnel shall be able to communicate clearly in the English language.”

To Apply: Visit our website at www.skookum.org to complete an application.

Current Employees need to log into their Workday to apply.

Skookum’s mission is “Creating opportunities for people with disabilities.”

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Disability Accommodations Available for Applicants: Skookum is committed to access and reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. If you require an accommodation so you can participate in our recruitment process, you are encouraged to contact us.

For Skookum Contract Services call (360) 475-0756 ext. 349 or email recruiting@skookum.org.

For Skookum Aerospace Manufacturing call (360) 381-0324 or email aerospacerecruiting@skookumaerospace.org.

Skookum is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Women/Minority/Veteran/Disabled - Skookum participates in E-Verify