Head of Quality EPC

Job Title: Head of Quality EPC
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Qatar, Qatar
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-12-11
Reference: BH-120408
Contact Name: Nidhi Hisaria
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2019 03:56

Job Description

Head of Quality EPC


  • Relevant years of experience associated with Quality Control & coordination of quality activities within the Oil & Gas Construction Industry.
  • Preferred: Associates Engineering or Engineering degree Metallurgical, Welding, Mechanical or Science.
  • Experience with multi-national contractors & vendors, in particular those involved in the construction of LNG production storage & loading facilities.
  • Strong coordination skills, extensive quality experience in responsible roles on major oil & gas engineering & construction projects.
  • Experienced in facilitating & coordinating efforts to resolve interfaces issues.
  • Experience with conducting audits & assessing process-driven quality systems.
  • Experience with LNG Tank construction and pipe pneumatic testing procedures.
Job Description

  • Develops and/or approves Procurement and Construction Surveillance Programs per the Project Quality Plan (PQP) and supports Engineering Surveillance Program.
  • Monitors the effective oversight of Contractors Engineering, Procurement and Construction quality efforts.
  • Establishes Company surveillance assessment schedules and ensures assessments are conducted timely in manner.
  • Coordinates and participates in Engineering, Procurement and Construction phase Quality Audits and verification of follow-up activities.  
  • Provides leadership and support to the Quality and Information Management Team.
  • Provides input to the Organization Planning to ensure coverage of all work areas.
  • Establishes, conducts and records project-specific quality orientation & training.
  • Reviews & approves Contractor's Project Quality Plans & procedures.
  • Reviews & approves Contractor's internal & external quality audit schedules.
  • Reviews & approves Contractor’s Quality personnel assigned to the project.
  • Ensures appropriate personnel review & approve deliverables of EPC Contractor & any sub-contractors (e.g., Plans, ITPs, etc).
  • Monitors and measures Contractor’s quality performance.
  • Steward’s resolution of quality issues and or elevates to PQM as required.
  • Applies extensive Interfaces with Procurement Quality Specialists to verify Vendor quality for Equipment and Materials.
  • Hands-on, industry-based experience & knowledge to promote & establish existing systems, processes & procedures within a structured quality framework.
  • Manages the implementation of PMT Q/IM solutions in a timely & cost-effective manner that compliments safety, cost & schedule.
  • Promotes and monitors key processes such as DR, SDR, NCR, CAR, TQ etc. and ensures Contractors contractual compliance.
  • Requires the ability to effectively communicate quality at project & functional level.
  • Persuasive management attributes are essential across all levels of the organization with an ability to establish & maintain genuine & responsive relationships.
  • Effective team player who collaborates well with others.
  • Demonstrates the highest level of integrity in dealing with all parties and communicates concisely in written and verbal context; prepares high quality written reporting.
  • Ensures COMPANY Lessons Learned are implemented and verified.