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Quality Assurance Engineer

  • Location: Reading
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Nuclear
  • Contact: Emma Lamb
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01942 323277
  • Duration: 6 Months
  • Start Date: 2022-05-03
  • Expiry Date: 02 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1040913
NRL are on the lookout for a Quality Assurance Engineer for work based in Reading.

  • Developing and implementing site quality arrangements.
  • Proactively supporting and advising on all aspects of quality on site, including risks and issues.
  • Developing and maintaining excellent relationships with both internal and external Customers.
  • As required, ensuring quality requirements are defined and implemented as part of the site induction and training process.
  • Establishing effective communication channels with Customers (internal and external) and Suppliers.
  • Developing and implementing appropriate auditing arrangements associated with site activities, both internally and externally (e.g. Suppliers).
  • Ensuring any site quality non-conformance's / issues are managed and closed out.
  • Ensuring Supplier quality arrangements are reviewed and approved / acceptance in accordance with site / project requirements, including Customer approvals.
  • Monitoring progress against the site quality arrangements, identifying areas of concern to the overall project and where necessary escalate to Line Management.
  • Liaising with Customers to understand their requirements / expectations for quality assurance, quality control and inspection.
  • Review of enquiry, tender and contract documentation with respect to customers’ quality requirements and contract specifications, identifying any site specific requirements which fall outside the company quality system.
  • Undertake quality planning, including the preparation of the site quality documentation and as required the writing of site specific procedures / local
  • working instructions. The inclusion of health, safety and environment aspects should be considered in drafting the site quality documentation.
  • Liaison with site subcontractors and suppliers to ensure that the quality and specification requirements are understood.
  • Review of purchase requisitions / purchase orders for quality requirements input.
  • Participation in site / project meetings and contract review / handover meetings.
  • Ensuring the requirements for site lifetime records are clearly identified and that such records are prepared and maintained, including all relevant review and approval activities, concurrently with site activities.
  • Carrying out supplier assessments.
  • Carry out oversight surveillance of installation, testing and commissioning activities in line with site Inspection & Test Plans and associated completions check sheets.
  • Have experience of Nuclear Construction Site Work.
  • CSCS card holder
  • Experience of Drafting ITP’s and construction Installation, Test & Commissioning check sheets.

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