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Senior Quality Engineer

  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Oil, Gas and Petrochemical
  • Contact: Peter Reilly
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 07595 651 110
  • Start Date: 2022-06-01
  • Expiry Date: 15 June 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041114
Our client is recruiting a Senior Quality Engineer to be based at the Aberdeen office for a duration of 12 months - fixed Term STAFF role.

Candidates MUST be UK resident

About the role:
  • Perform Project-specific QMS activities as detailed in the Project Quality Plan, and as defined and instructed by the Project Quality Manager/Lead Quality Enginee
  • Take ownership of, and successfully complete, Quality Development Plans in a timely manner
  • Promotes a positive Quality Culture through the working environment
  • Pro-actively supports the Project Quality Manager/Lead Quality Engineer to achieve Quality deliverables
What you will need:
  • Assist Project process owners in Quality Management – data collating/analysis/trending reporting
  • Assist in the close-out of Quality Risks in accordance with the Risk Management System
  • Assist Project process owners in establishing their delivery process and procedures
  • Liaise with Third-Party inspection upon request from the Project Quality Manager/ Lead Quality Engineer
  • Monitor compliance with Industry related regulatory codes and standards
  • Participates in the internal audit schedule, preparing, reporting and closing out audit reports and actions resulting from the audit
  • Provide input and support the Supplier/Subcontractor evaluation processes and monitor
  • Supplier/Subcontractor performance
  • Prepares, reports and Leads external audit activities
  • Follows up with actions resulting from external audits to fast tracking closure of non-conformances
  • Drive close-out of non-conformances listed on action tracker, identify trends or overdue actions and report updates to the Project Quality Manager / Lead Quality Engineer when requested
  • Participates in root cause investigation of customer non-conformance upon request by the Project Quality Manager/Lead Quality Engineer
  • Recommend improvements to invert negative trends impacting the project to Project Quality Manager
  • Participates in project meetings as required
  • Maintain Project information on the company’s SharePoint Portal as required
  • Liaises with Project team members to facilitate fast track closure of product / service non-conformance
  • To report to the Project Quality Manager/Lead Quality Engineer all matters related to Project QMS  
  • Ensure Quality records are identified, controlled and retained in accordance with project requirements
  • To participate (as necessary) in activities relating to Project QMS Improvement Initiatives
  • Undertake awareness training in the Project QMS procedures and applications
  • Prepare and present QMS power point presentations upon request
  • Lead Project Progressive Learning workshops as requested by the Project Quality Manage
  • Provide QMS performance data as requested by the Project Quality Manager for reporting purposes
  • Support / promote Quality initiatives implemented to achieve Project deliverables
  • Pro-actively identify and report potential non-conformances in order to prevent their occurrence
  • Provide QMS performance data as requested by the Project Quality Manager for reporting purposes
  • Participate in Cost of Poor Quality (CoPQ) initiatives to identify improvement opportunities                
Required Qualifications / Certification: 
  • Essential:
  • Degree/HND/HNC (or equivalent)
  • Member/Associate of Chartered Quality Institute
  • Internal Auditor
  • Offshore Survival
  • Lead Auditor
  • QMS experience, preferably in the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Experience of process and system auditing, preferably in the Oil and Gas Industry
  • Good knowledge of management systems including ISO 9001, and its application to Contracts/Projects
  • Completed recognised IRCA Internal QMS auditor
  • Held/holding a Quality Engineer position
  • Mentor/support for quality engineer and trainees
Whats in it for you:
  • Excellent Salary Neg, 12 month fixed term