Quality Compliance Coordinator (Ref ID: 202)

Next Decade

Next Decade

Legal, Quality Assurance
Houston, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024


NextDecade Corporation is an energy company accelerating the path to a net-zero future. Leading innovation in more sustainable LNG and carbon capture solutions, NextDecade is committed to providing the world access to cleaner energy. Through our subsidiaries Rio Grande LNG and NEXT Carbon Solutions, we are developing a 27 MTPA LNG export facility in South Texas along with one of the largest carbon capture and storage projects in North America. We are also working with third-party customers around the world to deploy our proprietary processes to lower the cost of carbon capture and storage and reduce CO2 emissions at their industrial-scale facilities.

NextDecade’s common stock is listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol “NEXT.” NextDecade is headquartered in Houston, Texas. For more information, please visit www.next-decade.com.


The Quality Compliance Coordinator will support the Quality Assurance team in the development of the Rio Grande LNG project (Project or RGLNG). The role shall support the team by ensuring all quality processes and procedures are followed and documented. The person will be involved in the coordination of various quality initiatives.


  • Manage quality documentation related to the Quality Management System, ensuring content is up to date and accessible to all required parties.
  • Support audit initiatives by preparing necessary data metrics and information, including following up on observations to ensure they are brought to closure.
  • Collect and review contractor data for accuracy, monitor key performance indicators, contribute to reporting, and develop action trackers as necessary.
  • Participate selectively in job site or vendor surveillance activities to ensure quality standards are met, in collaboration with Site Quality Management or Quality Assurance Management.
  • Liaison with various departments to review and report on adherence to corporate processes and standards.
  • Identify areas of improvement within existing quality processes and provide recommendations to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Facilitate the smooth operation of the quality team by scheduling meetings, developing agendas, taking minutes, and handling various tasks as necessary.


  • 1+ years of experience in quality assurance, quality control, or a related role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Quality Management, Business Administration, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Highly organized, analytical, detail-oriented, strong communicator and multitasker.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite


  • 3+ years of experience in quality assurance, quality control, or a related role.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.
  • Understanding of Quality Management Systems and documentation control is a plus.

Work Environment

This position operates in a professional office environment with occasional work within or outside of a complex construction environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers/fax, filing cabinets, etc. This is primarily a sedentary role; however, the incumbent must be able to stand and/or sit continuously to perform all essential job functions for a full shift.

Able to meet the following physical demands of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations:

  • Ability to lift up to 20 lbs. as required in order to lift files, boxes and office equipment as necessary.
  • Ability to open filing cabinets and bending, standing on a stool, or climbing as necessary to perform these functions.
  • While performing the duties of this role, the incumbent may be required to talk or listen.
  • Vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • The incumbent is required to stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
  • Ability to move throughout all areas of each office/site location and facilities.
  • Able to wear all necessary PPE equipment to perform job functions.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

*In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.


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Integrity – We do the right thing, and are open, ethical, and fair. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in all that we do.

Honesty – We value truth and honesty in ourselves and others. We honor our commitments and take responsibility for our actions.

Respect – We listen, and respect people, the environment, and the communities in which we live and work.

Transparency – Transparency builds trust. We promote open communication with our people, our customers, and all our stakeholders.

Diversity – We value diversity of people and thought. It takes people with different strengths, ideas, and cultural backgrounds to make our company succeed.