Head of Quality (JO017262) Doha, Qatar

Salary: USD350 - USD400 per day

Our client, an Operator company, is urgently looking for a “Head of Quality - EPC" willing to work under the following conditions for an upcoming project:

Terms and Conditions

Work hours per day: 10hrs./day

Workdays per Week: 6 days/week

Workday per Month: 26 days/month

Contract Duration: 36 Months

Current Location: Qatar Onshore / Offshore

Job Responsibilities:

  • Implement the Project Quality Plan and ensure the effective implementation of Contractor’s Project Quality Management System and procedures to ensure that all project activities are compliant with project specifications, including:
  • Develop and implement a Procurement Surveillance Plan for all procured equipment and materials
    • Reviewing and approving Vendors Inspection & Test Plans, quality control procedures and testing procedures
    • Ensuring the provision of inspection resources using COMPANY approved Third Party Inspection Service (TPIS) agencies to conduct vendor surveillance inspections
    • Ensure that inspection records are maintained in a procurement database
  • Develop and implement a Construction Surveillance Plan for each fabrication, construction and installation activity identifying key inspection interventions
    • Reviewing and approving Contractors and Subcontractors Inspection & Test Plans, quality control procedures and testing procedures
    • Ensuring the provision of inspection resources using COMPANY approved Third Party Inspection Service (TPIS) or Site Inspection Service (SIS) agencies to conduct surveillance inspections at all fabrication yards and construction sites
    • Establishing Flawless Quality training programs and Welding training programs in conjunction with Contractor to eliminate common defects
    • Ensure that quality inspection records are maintained in a construction database that is aligned with completions management system to ensure a smooth handover to commissioning
  • Implement Deficiency & NCR Management processes to ensure that all deficiencies and non-conformances are identified, recorded, investigated and resolved to maintain compliance with project requirements
  • Establish a Quality Reporting process to monitor quality performance across all project activities; and to communicate and report on project quality performance, issues and risks, and developing trends to HSEQ Division Manager and EPC-2 PMT
  • Actively participate in:
  • Quality Audit Program to confirm that project activities are conducted in accordance with agreed plans
    • Lessons Learned process to continuously capture quality learnings from project activities and to use them to develop and optimize process or specification improvements
    • Issues and Risks Management to ensure that quality related issues and risks are captured and treated promptly and effectively
  • Maintain interfaces, including with:
    • Execution teams to ensure that quality issues are identified and resolved promptly and effectively
    • Welding & NDT Lead to ensure that welding related quality issues are identified, communicated and rectified
    • Systems Completion team to ensure that inspection records are aligned with and support systems completion
    • Project Management Team to provide feedback on quality issues; to expedite closure of lessons learned; to provide feedback on quality performance generally
  • Provide continual communication, coordination and advice to the HSEQ Division Manager and EPC Project Manager on project quality performance and the quality performance of the EPC Contractor, Subcontractors and Vendors.
  • Conduct other quality related tasks as directed by HSEQ Division Manager


  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • Additional quality, welding or NDE inspection related qualifications
  • Minimum of 12 years broad experience in execution of major oil & gas projects, including at least 8 years involvement in the construction of major offshore production facilities.
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience in a supervisory capacity of quality control or inspection
  • Minimum five years’ experience working with Asian fabrication yards or Qatar offshore construction projects