Principal Engineer

Requisition Number:  12422
Company:  WECTEC Staffing Svcs LLC

Cranberry, PA, US, 16066

WECTEC Staffing Services

A Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC

WECTEC Staffing Services provides customer-focused solutions with offerings ranging from high-volume and low-cost to specialized niche solutions, never compromising on delivering best-in-class customer service to both our clients and our professionals each day.

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Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports reputable organizations across multiple industries? If so, we are looking for you. At WECTEC Staffing Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.

Opportunity Overview:


We are searching for a Principal Quality Engineer for our Cranberry Woods location in Cranberry Township, PA.  This Principal Engineer will perform lead quality assurance functions for projects, programs, systems and product lines of significant scope, associated with nuclear power plants and non-nuclear power projects at Business Unit locations, customer sites and suppliers.  Provide technical leadership and project management skills, integrating project teams across multi-functional areas.


What your day-to-day looks like:


  • Implement standards contained in Westinghouse "Codes of Business Ethics & Conduct."  Ensure that all employees reporting to this position are informed about the standards and related policies and enforce them within this supervised activity.
  • Develop, recommend, and implement Business Unit Quality policies and systems in accordance with customer requirements, applicable standards, and regulations.
  • Direct assessments of operations and identify opportunities for performance improvement through internal quality assessments, environmental/health & safety reviews, total quality reviews, etc.  Recommend and influence operations to take appropriate corrective actions, successfully resolve significant quality issues and implement performance improvement.  Integrate assessment results into Business Unit Quality policies and systems.
  • Assess and identify issues with supplier performance to assure best cost/value for procured products and services through audits, surveillances, commercial grade surveys, supplier partnerships, etc.
  • Streamline processes through development of automated systems to improve productivity and ensure customer satisfaction.
  • Communicate changes in Quality policies and systems.  Develop and conduct educational and training programs.
  • Interface with industry organizations and influence appropriate industry quality changes.  Lead, or participate on internal and industry process improvement committees.  Provide support to systems assessment process owners.

What we’d like to see from you:               




  • Technical Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.



  • Typically, eight to ten years of professional experience. 
  • Must have demonstrated project management experience and knowledge of Nuclear Quality Assurance & ISO requirements.

Our Safety Pledge to You:


If you are as committed to your success as we are committed to your safety, then this is the position for you! For us, our guiding principle has always been and will continue to be the safety of our people. It’s that simple!


Why WECTEC Staffing Services?


Through the ever changing and rapidly evolving contract labor market we continue to employ experienced, highly motivated, and qualified employees with proven track records to meet our clients’ needs. We have expanded our scope of services outside of the nuclear industry to include international contracts in more than five countries. Our dedicated employees range in expertise from highly specialized technical niche positions to corporate function positions and we want YOU to be a part of our impressive talent network!

Additionally, WECTEC Staffing Services offers competitive pay as well as benefits to qualifying positions. To learn more about us visit

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