Quality Manager - Onshore Wind Farm (BOP, Foundations, and Civil Works)
We are seeking a highly experienced and dedicated Quality Manager to join our team for an onshore wind farm project based in Western Saudi Arabia, near Tabuk. As a Quality Manager, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the successful execution of Balance of Plant (BOP), foundations, and civil works for the wind farm project. Your primary responsibility will be to oversee and implement comprehensive quality management strategies, processes, and procedures to maintain the highest standards of quality throughout the project lifecycle.
Quality Management: Develop and implement robust quality management plans and procedures specific to onshore wind farm projects. Ensure adherence to industry standards, regulations, and company policies, with a particular focus on BOP, foundations, and civil works.
Inspections and Audits: Conduct regular inspections, assessments, and internal audits to verify compliance with quality requirements. Identify areas for improvement and work with project stakeholders to implement corrective and preventive actions.
Documentation and Reporting: Maintain accurate and detailed records of all quality-related activities, including inspection reports, non-conformance reports, and quality metrics. Generate periodic quality performance reports for project management and clients.
Supplier Quality: Collaborate with suppliers and subcontractors to ensure their quality management processes align with project standards. Conduct supplier audits as necessary to verify their capabilities and adherence to quality requirements.
Quality Training: Develop and deliver training programs for project personnel, subcontractors, and suppliers to raise awareness and understanding of quality expectations and best practices.
Health, Safety, and Environmental Compliance: Work closely with the HSE team to integrate quality practices into the overall HSE management system and ensure the project's compliance with safety and environmental regulations.
Continuous Improvement: Champion a culture of continuous improvement, actively seeking opportunities to enhance processes, procedures, and quality standards to optimize project performance.
Qualifications and Experience:
15 years of experience in Quality Management in Energy Projects, with a Minimum of 5 years of specific experience in onshore wind projects with a strong focus on BOP, foundations, and civil works.
Proven track record of successful project quality management and quality assurance implementation within the renewable energy or construction industry.
Thorough knowledge of relevant international quality standards and regulations applicable to wind farm projects (e.g., ISO 9001).
Strong understanding of civil and geotechnical engineering principles related to wind farm foundations.
Excellent communication and leadership skills, capable of working effectively with cross-functional teams, clients, and external stakeholders.
Quality auditing certifications (e.g., ISO 9001 Lead Auditor) are desirable but not mandatory.
The salary and benefits package, including accommodation, transport, and 30 days of annual leave, will be discussed and finalized during the interview process.