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Site Quality Specialist

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General information:

The quality and innovation of the engineering in our products, systems and service offerings keeps our customers ahead. Developing solutions for our customers all over the world and working on our market-leading technologies will challenge and enrich your work and your mind. You will plan, organize, lead, and monitor all Quality work during site execution to ensure we satisfy customer expectations. This includes works undertaken internally in addition to the work performed by our subcontractors and/or partners as required for the project.


You will review contractual and local requirements applicable to site quality. You will review lessons learnt from previous projects and relevant project plans (e.g SQP, SMP). You will review Contractor Quality Plans to ensure alignment with the Project Quality Plans and the customer requirements. Based on reviews and discussion with stakeholders identify and follow up risks and mitigations to ensure we fulfill site quality expectations You will set up and educate site personnel in the quality management system including the completion system at site and ensure it is compliant with any regulatory and PG requirements as well as any applicable codes & standards. You will provide Quality Induction training to the site personnel. You will execute and follows up the Quality Plans, master test plan and completion system status for site activities as required. You will review quality documentations for correctness and completeness prior approval (e.g., test certificates, checklist, etc.). You will ensure that the quality control plans (ITP, ITR etc) and any erection documentation (isometrics, procedures, etc.) provided by HVDC are effectively communicated to the site management team and the contractors. You will ensure that Quality Control processes are fully implemented and continuously monitored. You will ensure that inspection / testing during Civil, Mechanical & Electrical erection and Commissioning are conducted, documented, checked and validated as per the quality control system. You will organize and supervise acceptance testing and/or approval by customers, third parties and governmental authorities whenever required at site. You will ensure that the completion system, deviation, NCR (Non-Conformance Report) System, CCRP system and any other Quality tools are fully deployed at site and that the users are adequately trained. You will ensure that all testing and measurement equipment used at site are listed and calibrated and that the associated calibration certificates are available. You will follow up completion system at site having an overview of status in regard to inspections, certifications and all outstanding works including punch list. You will provide Quality related site KPIs to the stakeholders whenever required. You will coordinate, follow-up and lead site inspections and support the management of punch-out items. You will provide Quality inputs to the site management to support on-time and in-budget execution of the project. You will perform site quality inspection of goods coming to site and report any deviations according to the project regulations. You will follow up that handling, storage of delivered material and equipment are in accordance with the manufacture's guidelines and the SQP. You will ensure that the ITP/ITR are applied by the sub-contractor and its subcontractors including the compliance with the Hold points and Witness points. You will ensure site quality documentation is generated, distributed, updated and archived in accordance with the Management system and completion system requirements. You will deploy Site Quality audit program (including contractor audits and internal audits). You will participate in internal and contractor quality audits as per the Site Quality audit program. You will assist and coordinate any planned external site related audits. You will monitor contractor compliance with Quality requirements and implement corrective actions whenever required. You will follow up the adherence and governance of the quality management system at site and support in identifying lessons learnt and contribute with input to the ToE process Living core values of safety and integrity, which means taking responsibility for your own actions while caring for your colleagues and the business.

Your background:

A Technical / engineering / quality management education - minimum bachelor's degree. More than 5 years of construction quality site experience or in operations. Power or energy industry experience. Track record and proven capability in Change Management, managing internal project/program in large and complex organization. Experience in process management ideally in project business, preferably in the energy or automation industry, or other quality and process-oriented industries. Continuous Improvement experience, L6S Belt. Capacity to communicate, result oriented, speed in execution, openness and listen to others. Test coordination experience, ISO9001 knowledge, certified auditor. Knowledge and experience on construction codes / standards. English fluency (written + spoken). Willing to be relocated at project site location. Computer skills and knowledge of completion systems.

Basic Info
Location Seoul, Korea, Republic of
Job Type Full time
Experience Experienced
Job function Quality Management
Contract Fixed Term Contract (Fixed Term)
Publication date 2023-03-29
Reference number JOB_POSTING-3-24183

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Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 38,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.