EOI - Senior Quality Advisor

Requisition ID
Work Location
Additional Work Locations
AE-Abu Dhabi
Department / Discipline
Quality Assurance
Additional Work Location
AE-Abu Dhabi
Position Type
Staff / Permanent

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting for Expression of Interest applications for a Quality Lead. Please note this is not a live position.


While current and imminent requirements will be based largely in / around Aberdeen (UK), applications are welcomed for upcoming / future requirements across our Europe, Middle East & Africa region including North West England (UK), Dubai (UAE), Abu Dhabi (UAE) and Iraq.




Implements, maintains, monitors and reports on the status of the quality management system and activities within the business area (egg project) they are assigned to.


Mentors and coaches colleagues on all aspectsof quality supporting a quality culture and a relentless focus on excellence


Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

  • Promote the awareness of quality management principles (including quality and MS inductions) and provide advice and guidance to peers and colleagues
    Implementation of Quality Management System requirements as directed by their lead/manager, ensuring compliance with Wood Quality standard and/or ISO 9001 and other requirements.
  • Plans quality activities to be performed and resources required to liquidate quality
  • programmes in line with agreed budgets.
  • Prepares and implement quality plans in accordance with client and execution plan requirements.
  • Attends kick off meetings as required to provide quality support and advice on quality deliverables.
  • Reviews and approve product/material requisitions and validates quality control and certification requirements.
  • Assigns and coordinates product/material inspection activities in accordance with purchase order, inspection and test plan and associated technical requirements.
  • Plans, implements and reports on both internal and external risk based audit programmes.
  • Manages and analyses data arising from non-conformance and corrective actions.
  • Provides input to and participates as required in quality management reporting and reviews
  • Works across functions to identify continuous improvement
  • Undertakes investigations of quality related failures
  • Mentor and develop quality resources

Skills / Qualifications


  • Degree/Diploma in Quality management or related discipline (desirable)
  • Membership of CQI/ASQ or equivalent country specific body (desirable)
  • Quality auditor qualification by recognised industry body

Knowledge, skills and experience:

  • Relevant experience (Preferably in the associated industry).
  • Comprehensive understanding and application of ISO 9001
  • Proficient in the analysis of processes and data
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • High level of communication skills in both written and spoken format

Personal attributes:

  • Good planner and organiser
  • Team worker
  • Attention to detail
  • Integrity and trustworthy
  • Persistent and inquisitive in the pursuit in information and facts
  • Commitment to continuous improvement

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy 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. www.woodplc.com

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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