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Quality Manager

Quality Manager

  • Location United Kingdom - Scotland - Aberdeen/Dyce
  • Travel required Yes - up to 25%
  • Job category Project Management Group
  • Relocation available No
  • Job type Professionals
  • Job code 145881BR
  • Experience level Senior
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Job summary

As a Quality Manager in bp you will lead development and delivery of quality program for Major projects (e.g. Site projects and TARs) in designated region. Includes all P&O projects for upstream & refining and new energy businesses. Your crucial tasks would be:
  • Execute the Quality Control and Quality Assurance activities for the designated scopes of work.
  • Lead continuous improvement activities.
  • Engage with supplier and contractors – overseeing and verifying their own quality programmes.
  • Define, publicise and monitor quality KPIs, driving the necessary improvement actions.

Key Accountabilities expected from role:
  • Provide Quality management and QA/QC support for TARs including planning, contractor management, inspection & testing; completion and certification and assessment and lessons learnt.
  • Drive, support and facilitate implementation of Right 1st Time program.
  • Responsible for OMS self-verification activities related to OMS clauses 1.3, 1.5, 2.1, 5.1 and 6.4.
  • Provide commissioning completions, certification, handover and regulatory compliance support of work scopes including installed equipment/plant certification and handover.
  • Support development and implementation of quality requirements of Contracts and Purchase Orders (POQRs; Contractor Quality Sections; Quality metrics etc.).
  • Support and drive implementation of Non-conformance management process and system and support failure investigations and root cause analysis.
  • Monitor and manage contractor and supplier quality oversight activities (e.g. inspection; witnessing critical inspection, tests and verification activities; review of inspection reports etc.).
  • Support contractor and supplier performance management (quality oversights; audits; Quality KPIs etc.).
  • Provide Quality management support to Operations including for aftermarket services, inspection and repair or existing assets.
  • Management of third-party inspection services including budget control, competency assurance and performance management.
  • Support PSCM SQM team with supplier evaluations, nonconformance management, and performance management for the scope not owned by SQM Quality team.
  • Assist and support SQM Quality team as requested.
  • Provide Quality input to early stages of new projects.
  • Support OBO businesses as requested.
  • Drive sharing of lessons learnt during implementation of Quality Programs in Projects, TARs and Operations across Quality Discipline and wider BP community.

Essential Education:
  • Degree qualified in a technical or related discipline (preferred but not essential)

Essential experience and job requirements:
  • Very strong experience in oil & gas or similar industry.
  • Experience in Quality Management is preferred.
  • Quality management experience should include, but not be limited to, quality planning, quality oversight and verification activities, audit, definition and oversight of inspection activities, continuous improvement, working knowledge of international standards (e.g. ISO9001, APIQ1 & Q2).
  • Strong quality leadership and influencing skills.

Why join our team?

We support our people to learn and grow in a diverse and challenging environment. We believe that our team is strengthened by diversity. We are committed to crafting an inclusive environment in which everyone is respected and treated fairly.

There are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are meaningful, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits can include flexible working options, collaboration spaces in a modern office environment, and many other benefits!

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