Job Summary and Purpose
The QSA Manager provides overall quality leadership in theShipyard & consults with Operations to set & embedthe strategy regarding both Quality Assurance (QA) and QualityControl (QC).
Importantly, the QSA Manager enables a seamless andcollaborative relationships between Quality Assurance (QA) andQuality Control (QC) for the benefit of supporting Operations.
Thefocus of this job is on embedding quality early on in core businessprocess, and throughout, to enable the delivery ofproducts and services as per the project requirements that are freefrom defects.
Accountable to lead a team ofsubject Matter Experts (SME’s) that are responsible towork with Operations to ensure defect detection and elimination forthe processes executed both in workshop fabrication and theinstallation & maintenance work on board vessels.
Providesguidance to Quality Systems and Assurance (QA) personnel tofacilitate the maintenance and improvement the of the IntegratedManagement System (IMS), policies, procedures, auditsetc.
Furthermore, the QSA Manager is ultimately accountable foravailability of applicable Technical Training, Welding ProcedureSpecifications (WPS) and Qualified Welders &Non-Destructive Testing to evaluate the quality properties ofmaterial, components or systems.
The QSA Manager must havetechnical ability to mitigate issues out of welding procedures& processes, coupled with the ability to influence clients& manage the project quality process &standards.