Regional Quality Manager - Saudi Arabia
Natural Resources are seeking to recruit on behalf of their client (an international construction company) a REGIONAL QUALITY MANAGER who will report to the Regional Manager & Quality Director at Corporate level for their client s existing projects Saudi Arabia, preference would be towards a candidate who has previous experience working with Saudi Aramco directly or indirectly.
Actively support Quality teams in the Projects within designated Region
Assist and advise Project QC Manager in the preparation of quality documentation, such as Project Quality Plan, Inspection & Test Plans and Project Specific Procedures, and the like.
Monitor and report the effectiveness of the Project Integrated Management System across his Region, through Site Visits, review of Project Quality Reports and formal Internal Audits.
Support in staffing of required Quality Department personnel at Projects (QC Engineers, QC Inspectors, Document Controllers, and 3rd Party Testing/Inspection Company)
Provide support and guidance to the Project QC Manager and to Project Management staff regarding instructions and training in all aspects of the Company Integrated Management System.
Attend meetings with the Employer Quality Representative as necessary, and building and maintaining positive Employer relationships.
Analysis and evaluation of the overall status of implementation of the Company Integrated Management System (IMS) at Regional and Project level and reports to the Quality Department Manager at Corporate level.
Advises the Quality Department Manager of improvements / changes needed to improve the effectiveness of the Company Integrated Management System (IMS) at Regional and/or Project level.
Monitoring the application of Company Policies and Procedures applicable to the Quality Department at Regional and/or Project level.
Provides guidance, induction and training to Regional Dept. Managers with respect to the application of the Company Integrated Management System (IMS) applicable to the Regional level.
Prepares the quality documentation related to Tenders, including the review of construction documents for compliance with project quality requirements.
Maintains and updates in the Regional Quality Department data base, by including information and records received from Projects.
Monitors the effectiveness of the corrective and preventive actions undertaken to address occurrences of non-conformance (NCR). Statistical analysis and evaluation of root causes and corrective actions taken related to NCRs raised in the Region.
Develops and keeps up-to-date, the Regional Quality Audit Schedule, and undertakes periodic audits of the Projects and Regional Departments, suppliers and subcontractors, and report findings to the Quality Department Manager at Corporate level.
Reviews Project Monthly Quality Reports and reports any open and pending issue to the Quality Department Manager and advice of actions needed to be taken.
Manages and coordinates the Project requirements for measuring and testing equipment, and ensuring that all measuring and testing equipment under the control of the Regional Quality Department are maintained in a good state of calibration and such records are available.
Performs any other related duties as assigned by Regional Manager and Quality Department Manager.
B.Sc. in Civil Engineering.
Min. 12 years of experience in construction industry and at least 7 years of which as Project Quality Control (QC) Manager and 2 years as Quality Assurance (QA) Manager
Excellent knowledge of quality management tools
Experience in performing Internal Audits on Site (Project level)
Experience in performing QC activities including inspection of site works
Lead and direct the Project Quality Control Managers to perform their QC activities including inspections of various disciplines, testing and reporting
Working knowledge of International Standards EN, BS, ASTM, ACI, etc.
Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 and certification as Lead Auditor
Proven working experience with ARAMCO and other key Saudi Companies
Ability to prepare Project Quality Management System documentation (ex. Quality Plans, ITPs, Procedures, etc.), Reports and to implement efficiently the company Quality Management System
Excellent command of English Language both written and spoken
Computer literate in Microsoft Office applications
Proven analytical, planning, and organizing skills
Proven leadership skills
Exceptional communication skills and ability to relate with various nationalities
Knowledge in one or more areas listed below will be an additional asset
Postgraduate study in Engineering discipline
Laboratory and/or materials testing experience
Working experience in Gulf Countries
If you wish to be considered for this position, kindly send a detailed updated copy of your CV/Resume in Microsoft word format