• Title
    Senior/Lead QA QC Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    KW-Al Zour
    Department / Discipline
    Quality Control
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking to recruit a competent Senior / Lead QA QC Engineer to join our Al Zour team in Kuwait. In this role you will be responsible to monitor the effectiveness of project quality management systems. 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 duties on assigned package as would a Quality Manager and interacts with Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) Contractor's Quality Managers as required
    • Manages the quality control and surveillance plan activities for the package, assigns planned surveillance activities to the team as required 
    • Holds weekly meetings with his EPC’s Quality Managers / Subcontractors as required
    • Manages the Non- conformance report (NCR), Corrective Action Request (CAR), programs for the package with a direct link to the Project Management Consultant (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 assigned package, Civil, Mechanical, Welding and Electrical
    • Chairs weekly Quality Meeting with PMC Quality Control staff for individual unit, for any issues and concerns.
    • Attends PMC construction meetings for assigned package or unit with any issues concerns and corrective actions that may need to be highlighted to the PMC Project Manager 
    • Direct reporting line back to PMC Quality Manager for any and all quality issues as required
    • Assists Project Management Team (PMT) / Customer 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 / EPC 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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