Company: Wood
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Reading, England, United Kingdom

Overview / Responsibilities

The preferred partner for delivering digitally enabled capital investments with low carbon solutions.

Wood's Projects business unit specialises in delivering predictable and consistent results in high complexity projects that include new technology, challenging construction logistics and, or sheer scale. Just like the nature and expansiveness of our sectors, so is our Projects business, in its solutions, abilities and global track record. Across any major capital project lifecycle, we provide a full suite of solutions from programme and project management, to engineering and design, procurement, construction and project delivery.

Powered by a global team of more than 12,000 people, we deliver some of the world's boldest and most critical projects in many diverse and evolving sectors, including:
  • Upstream / Midstream / Downstream Oil & Gas
  • Chemicals
  • Renewable Energy
  • Power
  • Mining & Minerals
  • Industrials & Manufacturing
  • Life Sciences
  • Transportation
  • Water
  • Government services

The Role:
  • Acting as Project Quality Assurance Manager and implementing the Requirements of the Quality Management System on assigned Projects
  • Providing advice and guidance on the application of the Quality Management System on projects to both assigned Quality Engineers and Project Management
  • Assisting with the roll out and implementation of Continual Improvement initiatives

  • Responsible for implementation of Quality Management System requirements as directed by the Manager, Project Quality Assurance and ensuring the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 are implemented across Home Office Engineering activities in FEED, EPC and PMC projects
  • Provide advice and guidance to Project Management personnel on the application of the Quality Management System in relation to Project Execution activities
  • Review QA requirements during preparation of proposals, as directed by the Manager, Quality Assurance, to assess resourcing / manpower budgets and scheduling of QA activities
  • Fulfil the role of Project QA Manager when so assigned
  • Preparation, implementation and maintenance of project quality plans, ensuring that all contractual quality requirements are effectively communicated and met
  • Reviewing of project specific procedures and documents to verify that they comply with the contractual requirements. Monitoring of the application of these procedures to verify compliance with the contract
  • Preparing a program of QA audits, focusing on the effective application of the quality management system and compliance to the project quality plan
  • Reviewing all audit reports to verify that the quality management systems are implemented and are compliant with the Contract

What we can offer
  • Meaningful and interesting projects delivered to leaders of industry across the energy transition, emerging and conventional energy sectors
  • A caring team culture; we support each other professionally and personally, encouraging knowledge sharing across all areas of the business
  • Energy Transition Academy; join a community of experts sharing your knowledge and gaining more exposure to a variety of existing and emerging energy systems - delivered by experts in their field
  • Flexible working arrangements that balance client, team and individual needs offering hybrid and remote working where relevant
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion; we are an organisation actively committed to diversity and inclusion across our business
  • Competitive renumeration package with regular reviews to ensure we are rewarding at the right level in line with the market
  • Flexible benefits package inclusive of 33 days annual leave (including public holidays),plus the potential for one additional 'flex day' per month. Further benefits include a generous contributory pension scheme, private medical cover, 4x base salary life insurance; all of these and more that can be adapted to suit your own lifestyle
  • Commitment to continued professional development; development plans that are tailored to your individual needs and interests
  • Global connections ; join experts around the world who are at the leading edge of our industry, shaping the standards of our profession

If all of this sounds good to you, review the requirements of the position below, then follow the link to apply and start your journey with Wood.

Skills / Qualifications

You may read these details and consider not applying because your knowledge, experience and skills base doesn't fully cover every item listed, and that's understandable. However, we'd still like to hear from you. At Wood, we understand and acknowledge that everyone is different, we are committed to equal opportunities and want to access all the talent that is out there. We are committed to attracting a broad range of skills, knowledge and experiences and embrace differences. So even if you feel you don't have everything listed, but think you have some of the experience, knowledge or skills to help us unlock solutions to the world's most critical challenges and grow your apply.
  • Significant industrial experience required
  • Good recent experience in a similar position
  • Experience in PMC / EPC organizations in the field of Refinery / Petrochemicals
  • In - depth knowledge of working to the requirements of ISO 9001
  • Working knowledge of standards such as ISO 45001 and ISO14001 is desirable
  • Demonstrable qualification for planning, conducting and reporting internal audits from a recognized external body is preferable
  • Good team player
  • Good communicator with excellent influencing, verbal and written skills
  • Self - motivated and prepared to take the initiative
  • Good project management skills and good commercial awareness
  • Competent in all Microsoft office applications

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

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.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.