SOCAR-Petrofac Caspian is looking for a QUALITY LEAD


Position title:  QUALITY LEAD

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Implement the project Quality Management System in conformance with company’s quality management processes and managing Quality Control activities.
  • Authoring and maintaining applicable project quality documents required to execute the quality activities.
  • Manage the necessary resources required to meet the inspection and surveillance activities identified in the construction contractor Inspection & Test Plans (ITP) and the construction schedule.
  • Execute the project Site Specific Quality Plan within the construction activities of the project
  • Implement company’s Engineering and Quality Management Guidelines
  • Identify risks in the contractors and sub-contractors which may lead to audits being required to be carried out by the project.
  • Review the construction contractor’s Inspection & Test Plans (ITP) and verify company’s inspection, surveillance and witnessing of constructed components is executed in accordance with approved ITPs
  • Confirm that all relevant quality documentation, testing and inspection results are properly documented, complete and handed over in accordance with the information handover specification
  • Provide guidance, advice and training to project team, contractors, suppliers, inspectors and third parties as required to confirm understanding of the project Quality objectives
  • Contribute to the project quality improvement process by the capture and assessment of non-conformances and concessions, and the implementation of the immediate containment actions arising


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with equivalent degree/certifications in ISO 9001 Lead Auditor or ISO 9001 Internal Auditor

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:

  • Minimum 10 years in leading/conducting external/internal quality audits to ISO 9001 requirements
  • Minimum 10 years in managing quality control and inspections surveillance teams on client behalf overseeing Contractors work activities
  • Member Chartered Quality Institute (CQP)
  • Applicable technical qualifications relevant to construction of Offshore Topside
  • NDE qualification preferred
  • Minimum 10 years in Quality Assurance, control and Audit in Oil and Gas industry
  • Construction of offshore Topsides

Please send your CV to [email protected] indicating the position title “Quality Lead ” in the subject line of your email.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.