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About the opportunity
At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the worldsmarter and more connected. For the Etihad Rail project that means delivering anew 650km freight rail network across the United Arab Emirates from the SaudiArabian border to the Indian Ocean, connecting major industrial ports andeconomic hubs across the way and redefine logistics and transport in theregion, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network.
This is atransformational project for the United Arab Emirates and the wider gulfregion, providing a transportation backbone for freight and passengers as partof the UAE’s strategic growth plan.
Be part of a world class rail project in the UAE and make a major contributionto an iconic project. Make a difference, be part of management of the qualityfunction on the UAE freight and passenger railway network.
The railway willredefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe,efficient and sustainable network which will connect the seven emirates of theUAE to its neighbouring GCC countries.
As a Field QA / QC Manager you will be responsible for ensuring that thequality management of main contractor, their sub-contractors and supplierswhilst managing the duties of team of engineer’s field engineers in liaisonwith engineer’s construction team.
You will be conducting audits, assist audits scheduling and monitoringcontractors’ audits compliance and planning and coordinating contractors’ inspections,tests and laboratories and carrying out surveillance of the contractors andsub-contractors works.
It’s a great opportunity to consolidate data, performstatistical analysis and perform KPI preparation and daily and weekly, monthlyreport writing.
You will have the opportunity to carry out quality inductionsand training with junior team members an devlop their skills as a manager.
Youwill have autonomy over carrying out surveillance of the Contractors andSub-Contractors works alongside method statements, ITPs, material submittalsand quality documents.
Your key objective is to always to act professional,promote continuous improvement, lessons learned and preventative action.
Here's what you'll need
As a successful candidate you will a have a degree in Engineering orengineering technology with at least a solid experience within a qualityfunction in engineering, involved in projects of a similar nature.
PreferablyQuality Management qualification and IRCA Lead Assessor / Auditor Certificate (ISO9001 : 2015). Preferably worked for major Consultancy on major projects and railexperience is desirable.
You must have rail experience and a valid UAE drivinglicense.
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