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Lead QA / QC Engineer

Lead QA / QC Engineer

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Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Quality Control
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Lead QA QC Engineer to join our Duqm Refinery project based in Sharjah, UAE.


In this role you will be responsible to monitor the effectiveness of project quality management systems EPC. Surveillance on Contractor’s quality management system, to ensure the establishment of a trained, qualified and competent quality team, to actively mentor team members, conduct professional development reviews and recommend suitable candidates. Supervise the implementation of technical integrity verification.


  • Performs his duties on assigned package as would a Quality Manager and interacts with his EPC’s Quality Managers as required
  • Manages the quality control and surveillance plan activities for his respected unit, assigns planned surveillance activities to his respective inspectors as required or may perform the duties himself if time permits
  • Holds weekly meetings with his EPC’s Quality Managers / Subcontractors as required
  • Manages the NCR, CAR, programs for his respected packages with a direct link to the PMC Quality Manager on all issues
  • Provides weekly, bi-weekly or monthly quality reports to PMC Quality Manager for issuance to company
  • Manages the assigned PMC Quality Control Inspectors under his respected package, Civil, Mechanical, Welding and Electrical
  • Chairs weekly Quality Meeting with his own PMC Quality Control staff for his individual unit, for any issues and concerns
  • Attends PMC construction meetings for his respected package or unit with any issues concerns and corrective actions that may need to be highlighted to the PMC Project Manager of his respective unit
  • Direct reporting line back to PMC Quality Manager for any and all quality issues as required
  • Assists PMT / company as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • Fifteen years of total experience
  • Five years’ experience in similar quality position
  • Familiar with ISO 9000 standards
  • Trained / Certified ISO 9001 quality auditor ideal but not required
  • B.S. in engineering minimum academic qualification
  • Experience in PMC organizations in the field of Refinery / Petrochemicals industries in handling quality assurance & quality control related to major projects

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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