Company Overview

For 30 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.

All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

4-191014-9685: QA/QC Specialist - Public Health and Food Safety
LocationOverseas - Iraq
Open Date10/14/2019

SOSi is seeking a QA/QC Specialist - Public Health and Food Safety for our current contract located on Camp Taji, Iraq. 

  • Conducts field audits and inspections of contractual services for conformance to contractual requirements  
  • Manage performance requirements defined in customer specifications 
  • Maintain currency of QA/QC procedures 
  • Implement, perform, and maintain quality assurance process sampling system and statistical techniques 
  • Assess contractual Requirements and develop and maintain checklist items for them 
  • Recommend revision of internal specifications when indicated 
  • Implement and maintain software procedures as process updates and changes occur 
  • Plan, prepare, and present quality training: manage training facilities, equipment, materials and schedules
  • Provides support for Quality analysis and data presentations made to management and customers 
  • Assist Manager with internal and customer corrective action reporting
  • Act as quality point of contact for customers and inspectors, site management, and field operations managers
  • Assist in development design, and implementation planning of inspection system components and methods
  • Performs the duties of the QA/QC Manager in his/her absence
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Minimum four (4) years' work experience with at least two (2) years in QA/QC 
  • Bachelor Degree; may substitute two (2) additional years of experience for each year of college 
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office software including, word, excel, and outlook 
  • Relevant overseas government contracting experience preferably with the Department of Defense
  • Understanding of QA/QC Activities and accountabilities
  • Ability to understand relationship between QA/QC activities and contract performance   


  • Fluency in a foreign language

  • Willingness to live and work under environmental and other conditions that may be uncomfortable at times
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions
  • Requires periods of non-traditional hours including consecutive nights or weekends when necessary 
  • May require ability to lift/and or move objects or packages of up to 25 lbs.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.