Project Quality Engineer
Start Date- Immediately
Duration- Direct Hire
Location- Houston, TX
Support the Project Quality Manager in the planning and implementation of the Project Quality Management System (PQMS) activities within assigned Offshore Projects.
Plan and implement the Quality Assurance activities within assigned Offshore Projects. When the Project Quality Manager is not defined, coordinate the project Quality activities implementation.
Provide the necessary back-up to the Project Quality Manager (PQM) regarding quality contractual issues both during tender and project execution phase.
Support the PQM in the implementation of the Project Quality Management System (PQMS) activities and the identification, preparation and distribution of needed Project Quality Plans and Procedures in accordance with the Company Quality Management System (QMS).
Ensure that the integrity of the Project QMS is maintained when changes are made to the Company QMS. Ensure that the correct implementation of the Project QMS is checked and monitored through the planning of Quality Audits.
Ensure that the correct implementation of planned Quality Audits, taking in account all project processes, including the issue of relevant audit reports.
Ensure, within the project organization, the planning of activities aimed at promoting the applicable Contractual Quality Requirements.
Conduct external audit to Vendors and Subcontractors QMS, as assigned.
Support the PQM in relations with the Client and with the Authorities responsible for quality matters. Participates to Project Management meetings, to ensure coordination between Quality activities and Project Management Activities.
Ensure the preparation and issue of QC Specifications, Quality Control Plans, Inspection and Test Plans for the works, coordinating and agreeing the checks by the Technical Departments and Client.
Ensure the issue of quality requirements to be incorporated, in the contractual documents, with Vendors and Subcontractors and organizations in charge of works.
Support the management of non-conformities.
Promote appropriate actions in order to prevent or eliminate potential non-conformities and their causes. Support the management of CLIENT Cost of Non-Quality process.
Ensure knowledge and awareness of Quality requirements within the Project Team, also performing Quality Training Activities. Collect and analyze project quality data also in order to organize and lead the Project Quality Management Review.
Support the management of CLIENT Lessons Learned process. Support the CLIENT Customer Satisfaction process implementation. Support the Project Self Verification process implementation
Budget: As Defined per Company Authority Matrix or department managers discretion.
Equipment: Computer hardware and software assigned
Personnel Supervised: Project Quality Team members, as assigned.
Education: Bachelor's Degree or four (4) years of Project Quality Offshore experience as a Project Quality Engineer.
Experience: 3 - 5 (Plus) years of quality experience with a demonstrable track record in the Offshore Project Quality Management
Special Skills/Knowledge: Must have knowledge of quality, engineering, and oil and gas terminology. Must be able to read, write and communicate fluently in English, Spanish is a plus.
Must have knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 Standard to approach correctly all Quality Matters.
Must have excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.
Must be comfortable speaking in public forums.
Must be computer literate.
Must be able to independently use personal computing applications, e.g. MS Word, Excel, Internet Explorer, and Outlook;
Must be able to work independently.
Must have working knowledge of Welding, NDE, Coating, and NACE
Must have legal authorization to travel I work in all assigned counties – both North and South America, Europe, and European Union counties.
Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis.
Must have a working knowledge of the Management of Change process
Office/ field environment.
Must have flexibility in working hours to achieve assigned responsibilities.
Must be able to travel internationally to Project Job Sites (assigned projects).