• Title
    Quality Control Engineer - Civil (EPCM)
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Quality Control
    Position Type
    Fixed Term
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is seeking applications from experienced Quality Control Engineers Civil (Earthworks & Concrete) for the Albemarle Kemerton Project.


    The Albemarle Kemerton Plant is a world scale, greenfield Lithium Hydroxide Monohydrate production plant to be located at the Kemerton Strategic Industrial Area approximately 160 km south of Perth, Western Australia, and 17 km north-east of the existing port town of Bunbury.


    The Albemarle Kemerton Plant will initially comprise of three (3) trains, each producing 20,000 tonnes per annum (tpa) Lithium Hydroxide Monohydrate. First product target by 2020. Expansion to five (5) trains will take the ultimate site production to 100,000 tpa by around 2025. Wood has been appointed by Albemarle to implement the Albemarle Kemerton Plant.


    The QC Engineer - Civil will report to the Lead Quality Engineer and will be responsible for ensuring QC compliance across all facets of the civil earthworks and concreting phases of the work, including offsite works (pre-cast, etc) and the construction phase of the project, including:

    • Provide leadership to the EPCM QC team for all fabrication and multi disciplinary construction activities
    • Implement EPCM quality processes and systems ensuring compliance to project requirements and progressive compilation of project documentation
    • Work with Suppliers and Contractors to ensure project QC requirements are understood by all and suitable education programs are in place
    • Monitor the development and approval of Contractor Inspection Test Plans(ITP’s), Checklists(ITC’s) and Manufacturers Data Records (MDR’s). This will also include the compilation of supplier and subcontractor MDR’s into the project master documents
    • Ensure in field quality requirements are met in terms of both workmanship and documentation, Identifying issues and managing / mitigating appropriately;
    • Review and register in the company quality control system all complaints received from customers (NCR’s), internal and external, and direct complex issues to Manager. Monitor NCR’s through to conclusion
    • Document quality issues and performance measures for management review
    • Develop and recommend inspection and sampling techniques, quality control plans or process control procedures Monitor and inspect fabrication / construction process against peoject specifications, drawings and related codes to ensure finished products meet quality specifications and standards design intent
    • Provide technical assistance to purchasing staff in connection with the purchase of raw materials, supplies and equipment.
    • Report on and address KPI’s for quality and NCR’s
    • Manage relationships and ways of working with key suppliers and subcontractors to ensure continuous improvement in the delivery of goods/services that meet business and project requirements
    • Supervise controls on receipt and acknowledgment of materials and supplies and the maintenance of quality control records and checklists
    • Analyse and report of supplier / contractor performances (KPIs)

    Skills / Qualifications

    • 7+ years as a Quality Control Engineer in an earthworks and concrete EPCM Environment
    • Strong Technical Understanding
    • Strong Communication Skills
    • Must Show initiative, be conscientious and have a sense of urgency
    • Strong analytical and problem solving ability
    • Experience in managing a team of inspectors

    Candidates must have full work rights in Australia to be considered for this role.


    If you’re an experienced Quality Control Engineer, ready for your next project, then we are keen to hear from you today.

    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.


    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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