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Quality Inspector & Quality Engineer

Job Description

Quality Inspector/Quality Engineer

South Wales (Heads of the Valleys)

Competitive Salary plus full benefits package

Sphere solutions are currently recruiting for a Quality Inspector and a Quality Engineer to work on a multimillion pound project on the A465 motorway in South Wales. We are constantly recruiting and keen to touch base with the best possible opportunities. See below for the following vacancy.

The client:

Our client is a large tier 1 civil engineering contractor based in South Wales, and have approached us with the urgent requirement of recruiting a Quality Manager on a permanent basis. The project involves a 17.3km motorway expansion located near Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil and Hirwaun. The splitting of the motorway is important for the improvement of mobility and connectivity in Wales, as well as the revival of the local economy post COVID-19. The expansion of the A465 represents an important investment that will enable the generation of a set of benefits for local companies that participate in the development of the work.

Quality Inspector:

  • Designing, reviewing and updating quality control policies and procedures

  • Ensuring quality check procedures are followed at every stage of production on site

  • Documenting any quality issues and creating a system for recording such documentation

  • Creating procedure checklists and coordinating with other Inspectors

  • Testing product materials from suppliers

Quality Engineer:

  • Develop and determine all standards to perform inspections and tests on all procedures, oversee all testing methods, and maintain high-quality standards for all processes.

  • Develop a method statement for the activity including risk assessment and job safety environmental analysis and Inspection Test Plan and Checklist based on specifications of the project.

  • Review the quality of all materials at the site, ensure compliance with all project specifications and quality, and collaborate with the department for all material procurement and quality materials.

  • Undertake technical training program at site level

  • Auditing systems based on ISO 9001:2015 requirements

The Candidate:

  • Must have highways experience

  • Ideally resides locally to the area

  • Experience in managing similar size projects in the past

  • Able to provide PTU’s (permit to use)

  • Comfortable communicating with all levels of management and clients

  • Heavy civils and structures experience

On offer, is the opportunity to work for a large tier 1 contractor that can offer job security and genuine long term prospects.

Needless to say, if you are open to new opportunities and would like to discuss in greater detail please don’t hesitate to get in touch.