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Principal QA Engineer Woking Surrey 6 months

Woking, Surrey
Principal QA Engineer Woking Surrey 6 months
The Role:
To provide Quality Assurance expertise in support of proposals, services and projects pursued and undertaken by the Company.
• To manage the Quality function on projects, including budget, resources and priorities, under limited supervision of QHSE Manager.
• To focus and align quality programmes in support of project objectives, client satisfaction, continual improvement and compliance with external certification requirements.  
• Deputise for the QHSE Manager within Engineering Services, Woking including operational activities extending to satellite locations and sites. 
• To identify, promote and lead business process improvement initiatives, liaising with other departments and functions as appropriate.
• Assist in the development, maintenance and implementation of the Company’s Quality and Environmental Management System (QMS), encompassing all subsidiary offices.
• Manages Petrofac Inspection Services Contractor personnel who conduct inspections on Vendor supplied equipment and materials on projects. 
The Detail:

• Leadership, responsibility and approval authority for quality/operational HSSE matters on projects.    C. Contributing to the review and improvement of QMS to ensure Engineering Services objectives are accommodated.  
• Establishing robust project quality plans and effective project quality monitoring activities, including subcontractors where applicable.
• Reviewing and approving Quality/HSSE inputs to Pre-qualification submissions, Proposals, Project Quality Plans, Audit reports.   
• Liaise with RSE Group Manager when support required for Project HSSE plans, site and construction management HSSE issues. 
• Resolution and support of project quality issues. 
• Advising the project team on development and implementation of the quality/HSSE programme and the QMS.
• Facilitating external certification programmes for Engineering Services, Woking in accordance with divisional requirements, including: ISO9001 and ISO14001. 
• Interface and regularly meet with project personnel to ensure that efficient and effective Quality Management systems and processes are in place.
• Promoting awareness of QMS and quality/HSSE requirements on projects. 
• Managing the QMS lessons learned forum and specific lessons learned reviews on projects.  
• Establishing and managing internal QMS/Quality audit programme on projects to meet requirements of the business, ISO9001 & ISO14001.
• Managing the QA action tracking system on projects.

About You:
Engineering degree or Chartership with Engineering Council, or equivalent business management degree.
Member of the Chartered Quality Institute
Quality management system experience.
Experience of design and procurement processes on Oil & Gas projects, or service industry but with a strong quality background. 
Experienced and qualified auditor
Knowledgeable in national/EU certification requirements
Computer literate.
Supervisory experience over QA Engineers.
Knowledgeable in Occupational Health, Safety & Environmental Management Systems.
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