Company: Wood
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is looking for experienced Quality Advisors to join our team in Khobar, Saudi Arabia.

This role will provide support to ensure that quality activities are completed satisfactorily and in a timely manner. The selected candiate will assist in the implementation, maintenance, monitoring and reporting on the status of quality management systems and activities, so that resulting actions are delivered effectively and business risks are mitigated or prevented.

  • Assist in the planning, development and execution of quality programmes in accordance within allocated budgets and in compliance with contract/project execution and quality plan arrangements
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of quality plans to meet contractual requirements
  • Assist in the maintenance, documentation and deployment of Wood Quality Management Systems
  • Assist with the establishment of assurance schedules and support implementation of internal, external a nd extrinsic assurance activities
  • Assist in the quality review and approval of product/material requisitions
  • Review subcontractor and supplier Quality Management Systems, quality plans and ITP's, documentation and records ensuring they meet stated requirements
  • Co-ordinate third party vendor inspection visits; review and distribution of inspection reports
  • Assist in the management and analysis of Non Conformances and corrective action data
  • Support the creation and review of tender packages and proposals
  • Attend Kick off meetings and establish how defined quality requirements will be implemented
  • Promote the awareness of quality principles through targeted communication, education and training
  • Support lessons learned and continuous improvement processes
  • Assist implementation of local management reviews and reporting of metrics and KPIs

  • Internal: Effective 2-way communicator, able to build strong working relationships with peers (including other functions - e.g. engineering/technical/procurement/operations). Participate in wider quality network
  • External: Effective 2-way communicator, able to build strong working relationships with clients and other stakeholders

Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma (or local equivalent) in quality or related discipline
  • Membership of CQI, ASQ or other country equivalent
  • Quality Auditor qualification by recognised industry body

Knowledge, skills and experience:
  • Minimum of 3 years previous Quality experience (preferably in relevant industry equivalent)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of ISO 9001 requirements and application
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft office
  • High level of communication skills in both written and spoken format
  • Analytical, Problem solving skills and systematic thinking

Personal attributes:
  • Excellence communicator
  • Confident self-starter who can work independently
  • Work as part of a team
  • Good planner or organiser
  • Shows respect to others

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.