Company: Petroplan London
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection, Contracts Engineer, Supply Chain Management
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: £10 - £11 per annum
Location: London, England, United Kingdom
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Petroplan Holdings is recruiting for the role of QA Engineer, to work within the Contracts & Procurement Department of a major Oil and Gas operator, based in the UK.
Reporting to the Quality Assurance & Asset Integrity Manager, the Quality Assurance Engineer is primarily responsible for supporting the C&P Team during procurement activities through Quality Control Coordination and deployment of Third-Party Inspectors (TPIs) to supplier/ manufacturer facilities in line with Review/ Witness/Hold points as per Purchas Order requirements and/or approved Inspection & Test Plans ITPs.


The QA Engineer shall:

  • Ensure supplier quality plans and associated normative QA vendor documents meet project specifications requirements;
  • Assist review of supplier quality plans, ITPs, material certificates, NDE and test procedures as well as test results/records
  • Coordinate Nominated Inspection Body (NIB) and deployment of TPIs in accordance with ITPs and manufacturing schedules;
  • Generate Call-Off Requests and Work Orders for NIBs for the provision of inspectors in line with the associated AFEs and project scope;
  • Ensure surveillance inspection is planned, arranged and conducted for critical steps in the manufacturing, test, assembly and service provision (where surveillance is required) including:
  • Review TPI inspection reports and inspection release notes and liaise with Discipline Engineer/Project Manager to share reports
  • Review Criticality Assessments, Deviation Requests and Concession Requests, in conjunction with the Discipline Engineer;
  • Advising or giving opinion to the Discipline Engineer on whether exceptions, deviations and concessions should be accepted or rejected;
  • Assisting in the measurement of supplier performance;
  • Review and approval of NI B time sheets;
  • Verify vendor compliance with industry standards API, ASME, ISO, NACE, DS1 & DS2
  • Identify opportunities to deliver continuous improvement in Procurement quality, including process efficiency.




About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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