Quality Manager - Grid Connection

  • Quanta Consultancy Services
  • London, UK
  • Nov 05, 2017
Contractor Engineering

Job Description

Duration: ASAP- 2020. (24-28 Months)
Location: London & Occasional travel within UK and Europe
Working Pattern: 5 days a week (must be flexible with working hours)
Rate: £500-£600 (dependent on experience)

Our Client is looking to hire a Quality Manager for the Grid Connection Package (OFTO) on their offshore wind farm project on a long-term contract. You will be responsible for the implementation of quality management systems and procedures and championing a positive quality culture ensuring adherence to the project quality plan. You will ensure the client and subcontractors have an excellent quality culture across the OFTO Grid Package and other packages. This is a chance to join a major UK offshore wind project on a long-term basis.


  • Engineering Degree (Preferable with Electrical Background)
  • Extensive experience of Quality Assurance and Quality control in an offshore wind environment
  • Quality Auditing Certificate
  • Experience of leading a team/Management and coaching
  • Proven experience of working with multi-disciplinary suppliers
  • Previous experience of implementing or working to an inspection regime for productions of goods/equipment
  • Quality Management for Grid Connection packages (OFTO)
  • Implementing the Quality Management System
  • Preparing/Reviewing technical specifications
  • Auditing suppliers/Inspecting products and works/Product certifications and FAT's
  • Leading a team of Quality Managers and Inspectors within different sub packages
  • Implementing the project quality plan in all stages
  • Coordinating the Audits to the Grid Connection package- following up with NCR's raised
  • Practical support to the project team- ensuring consistent methodology is applied
Key tasks
  • Maintaining the QMS
  • Participating/Leading Weekly and Monthly meetings & Reports/KPI's
  • Implement the NCR procedure and following up/closing of these
  • Responsible for the implementations of the Document procedure across all OFTO sub-packages- including the maintaining and improvements to the document control management procedures. - liaising with the Document controllers with this
  • Maintaining the OFTO Package MDR
  • Highlight any quality training required across the project team
  • Manage the quality inspection and product release programmes for raw/in-process materials, components, processes, and goods
  • Ensuring early action is taken to improve works and support the delivery of wider goals