Sr.QA/QC Engineer

Posted 23 February 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineOil and Gas Recruitment
Contact NameNeil Grant

Job description

Job Title - Senior QA/QC Engineer
Location - Aberdeen (Hybrid, 3 days office/ 2 days home)
* Manage all QA/QC activities within the Contract and ensure that they are carried out in accordance with contract requirements, Company procedures and recommendations and statutory requirements.
* Establish and implement a Contract Quality Management System to provide assurance that all Contract deliverables are fit for purpose and conform to all relevant contract requirements, Company General Specifications, Industry Standards, Legislation etc.
* Develop and implement the Contract Quality Plan and ensure the delivery of the associated quality objectives.
* Identify, develop, and maintain contract specific documentation (procedures, forms etc.) where required, ensure their effective implementation and ongoing suitability.
* Provide input to and support the Subcontractor/vendor evaluation processes and monitor Subcontractor/vendor performance.
* Provide Quality input to Technical Bid evaluations and associated bid clarification meetings.
* Ensure all Subcontractors comply with all applicable Company Specifications, procedures etc.
* Verify that Criticality Rating assessments are undertaken prior to award of a Subcontract or Purchase Order and that an appropriate inspection level is being applied.
* Review and endorse engineering Purchase & Service Request Forms for procured equipment. Review and approve Quality Plans and Inspection & Test Plans submitted by vendors and Subcontractors.
* Review and comment on Subcontractor/vendor QA/QC Documentation & Records submitted through IDC.
* Ensure Subcontractor/vendor adherence to approved Quality Plans and Inspection & Test Plans and manage their performance and confirm agreed QA/QC activities are implemented.
* Participate in Kick-off & Pre-Production/Inspection Meetings for various equipment orders and modification projects.
* Provide estimates for all required Quality support, QA/QC manhours and manage the inspection budgets.
* Manage and coordinate in-house and 2nd Party Inspection resources as required.
* Develop and implement a yearly contract Quality audit program (internal, Subcontractors and vendors)
* Conduct internal and external audits and prepare, report and close out resultant audit reports and findings results from the audits.
* Proactively manage, promote, and support the use of the Non-Conformance Reporting process.
* Drive close-out of non-conformances and corrective actions listed on action tracker, identify trends or overdue actions and report updates to the QHSE Lead.
* Attend all Quality meetings (internal, with Company, with Subcontractors etc).
* Ensure Quality Risks are managed in accordance with the risk management process.
* Prepare for, conduct, and report on Lessons Learned sessions internally and with suppliers, helping to aid continual improvement in the organizations.
* Any other duties as directed but the QHSE Manager or Partner Quality Manager
Qualifications/Experience required:
* Proven work experience in a similar QA/QC position
* Minimum: Bachelor's degree in an area of Engineering or equivalent experience
* Experienced and Qualified Lead Auditor
* Experience in the Oil & Gas industry from operator and contractor perspectives.
* Experience in Document Control Systems
* Knowledge and experience of applying engineering specifications and international standards to ensure that customer and legislative requirements are achieved.
* Familiar with relevant national and international codes & standards
* Experience in delivering continual improvement.
* Communication skills, internal or external
* Negotiation skills
* Use of software's: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, EDMS', email
* Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
* Working collaboratively within a Team and closely with Client counterparts
* Written communication skills

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.