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Quality Assurance Auditor/Engineer

Rullion Limited
Closing date
7 Jul 2022

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Quality Assurance Auditor/Engineer
The Qube, Sizewell C
£(Apply online only)/day PAYE
Contract position, inside IR35

Job Purpose / Overview

The quality assurance Auditor/Engineer, within the safety directorate will have experience in Quality Assurance process, internal and external audit and functional oversight of organisation as and when required, within the SZC Client organisation.

The incumbent provides expert advice and support to the business on internal audit activities, functional oversight, particularly to the Project Delivery Organisation and Supply Chain, who will execute the quality processes on behalf of the organisation.

Contributions will include internal audit management, functional oversight audit/inspections, departmental performance reporting and tracking of actions in line with an audit/functional oversight activity.

The Quality Assurance Auditor/Engineer will be expected to work independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations, and will have the interpersonal skills and experience.

Contextual Information

Operating Environment

The role of the Quality Assurance Auditor/Engineer within the organisation is to, define the effectiveness internal procedures and processes such as; quality documentation for the project, non-conformance management, lifetime records with the assistance of the Project Delivery Organisation and Supply Chain who will execute the quality processes for the project. The role also provides quality assurance expertise in the task of obtaining relevant international quality certification, arranging internal audits and oversight of the project's processes.

The Quality Assurance Auditor/Engineer will plan and have executed internal audits of the organisation in a harmonised manner as required to achieve international certification for the project and provide functional reports prior to onward transmittal throughout the project.

This role also provides expert advice and guidance to the business in quality matters. This includes all the supporting arrangements in place to manage those relationship.

As well as the process of internal auditing, the role will require significant engagement with the organisation regarding functional oversight audits/inspections across all organisational levels.

Principal Accountabilities

The post holder has responsibility for a number of key processes (below);

Responsible for the adherence to the audit programme, ensuring timely planning and execution of the internal audit plan.
Conducting the internal audits as stated within SZC arrangements/procedures.
Conduct targeted audit/inspections to support a quality or project specific interventions.
Providing consistent reporting methodology of audit reports that provides analytical data capture that can be used to support organisational learning and improvement opportunities.
Provide Quality subject matter expertise with functional oversight audits/inspections as the business requires.
Provide support to the IMS Manager with procedure impact assessments with procedure adoption and management of change.
Support the IMS Manager to achieve international certification for the project with targeted pre-audits or interviews. Also to support external surveillance audits.
Support other audit, inspections or self-assessment activities by other functions where required by the organisation.Dimensions

The Client Quality Assurance Auditor/Engineer reports to the Quality Assurance Manager. There is no direct reporting line to this position. However the incumbent will be expected to support individuals across the business at all levels for quality issues.
Located at London/ Barnwood but also provides site support and engagement at SZC site as required. Remote working is acceptable at the discretion of the line Manager.Knowledge, Skills, Qualifications & Experience

Knowledge and Skills


Strong interpersonal skills. Able to engage credibly within and external to the business.
Ability to influence and encourage change of behaviours across a wide range of organisational levels
Expert knowledge of Quality Systems, ISO 9001,ISO 19443, ISO 14001 and interrelated processes such as ISO 45001, GSR-2/3.
Strong knowledge of ISO19011:2015 Guidelines for auditing management systems
Strong presentation and communication skills - able to present at multiple organisational levels and to external regulatory stakeholders
A strong and credible decision maker, able to create confidence through crafting of strong justifications and arguments
Experience in supervising & managing smaller teamsQualifications & Experience


Degree qualified in an engineering or science related discipline or equivalent
Experience within the UK regulatory environment
External recognised Lead Quality Auditor Qualification to ISO 9001:2015Desirable

ISO 14001, 45001 lead auditor experience desirable
Large-scale infrastructure Project experiences
Experience and technical knowledge of nuclear safety design and quality management
Experience of working with Regulators within a dynamic environment.
Experience within the nuclear industry
Problem solving experience within complex infrastructure project

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 8th June

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Rullion celebrates and supports diversity and is committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants
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