Lead QA / QC Engineer

Requisition ID 
Department / Discipline 
Quality Assurance
Vacancy Type / Position Type 
Staff / Permanent
Work Location
KW Shuaiba

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler is currently seeking to recruit a competent Lead QA / QC Engineer as a member of Project Management Consultancy (PMC) team based in Kuwait, responsible for construction and completions delivery of KNPC’s LNG Import project based in Al Zour.


  • Assigned permanently to the project as a member of Amec Foster Wheeler’s Al-Zour LNG Import Project PMC team
  • Enhance quality performance and improvement across the project through audits and surveillance
  • Establish, document and maintain a quality control system for PMC site activities
  • Liaise with the EPC Contractor as directed
  • Ensure assigned work is managed and delivered to KNPC satisfaction
  • Enhance and demonstrate commitment to raising HSE standards and proposing new initiatives or improvements
  • Create and sustain a good team spirit within the Amec Foster Wheeler project team, KNPC and EPC Contractor
  • Monitor and review the implementation of the EPC Contractor’s site quality management system
  • Prepare project quality audit schedules and conduct project quality audits
  • Monitor and review site inspection and testing
  • Support other quality personnel in monitoring Contractor’s work execution during the construction phase
  • Maintain and monitor all quality control activities
  • Participate in meetings as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum 12 years’ post-graduation experience
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience in oil and gas, refining and petrochemical industries
  • Familiar with ISO 9000 and 14000 series standards
  • Trained ISO 9001 Quality Auditor
  • Practical experience on plant and vendor inspection
  • Good all-round understanding of all disciplines: Civil, Structural, Piping, Welding, Pipelines, Mechanical, Electrical and Instrumentation
  • Ability to achieve Mechanical Completion and have a basic understanding of Process Engineering
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Prior PMC experience is an asset
  • Prior Middle East experience is an asset

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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