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Project Quality Control Engineer

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Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Salary:GBP275 - GBP310 per day
Duration: Contract
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Urgent requirement for QC Engineers to join our project in Aberdeen.

A vibrant joint venture between three of the UK's leading providers on construction and highway maintenance

In choosing to join our team, you will become actively involved in one of the most exciting road projects ever undertaken in Scotland, the Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route and The Balmedie to Tipperty Upgrade.

Outline of the project:

Construction of 58 km Dual Carriageway
Construction of 30 km Local Access Road and 40 km Side Roads
2 Major River crossings
74 Bridges & Structures
75 Culvets & Underpasses
10 Million m3 soil/material
Over 500,000 m3 of concrete

These roles will be split out across North & South of the project in Aberdeen

Start date is ASAP
Duration 6 months (potential extension)
Day rate up to £310 based on 45 working hour week across Monday to Friday

Flexibility is key with these individuals and experience within Highways, across Road and Structures is essential to be able to be put in from of the hiring managers

Role Profile:

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Project Quality Control Engineer to join our Highways team on a 6 month contract in Aberdeen. As the successful candidate you will assist the Project Quality Manager with the improvement and maintenance of all project quality processes. You will undertake Quality Control inspections of the works in progress and to confirm compliance with the design and specification through endorsement of checksheets/examination records.

To liaise with the Quality Manager and Designer's Site Representative/s to ensure that deviations from the design and specification are identified as Requests for Information (RFI's), Non-Conformance Reports (NCR's) and Defective and Outstanding Works Lists (DOWL's).

Key Requirements

assist the Project Quality Manager with the improvement and maintenance of the Quality Reporting System
support the project engineering disciplines with their tracking of their data for correct and complete handover to the client, timeously
audit the project engineering disciplines to ensure they are fully ready for data handover to the Client to the programmed dates
continually consider Health & Safety whilst observing the works. Weekly inspections to be undertaken alongside quality aligned activities
assist the Project Quality Manager with the operation and maintenance of project quality systems (NCR's, Concessions, Snags, Outstanding Work Lists)
carry out site inspections of works in progress, as required, and complete Independent Inspection reports
assist the Project Quality Manager with other related quality matters as they arise on the project
acquire a knowledge of the design and to ensure that it is applied in the works. To ensure currency of that knowledge through liaison with the Design Manager and Designer's Site Representative/s
identify and record change and to make the construction / commercial teams aware


experienced QC Engineer in major highways construction, although a candidate with a rounded knowledge of major highways construction (to include structures, earthworks, drainage and pavements) will be considered.
experience within a quality based environment
Educated to NVQ/Degree Level
Experience working within an assurance discipline
Experience of working within Assurance Handover and contract completion
Previous experience in a Quality Assurance delivery role
Basic knowledge of ISO90001 and its implementation
High level of attention to detail with the ability to work to challenging deadlines
Experience of working on Civil engineering projects, Highways Roads and Structures
Excellent organisational, planning and time management skills
Excellent communication skills, both orally and in written form
Self-driven, results-orientated with a positive outlook
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages, especially Excel
Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat and creating PDF documents

How to Apply

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