Project Assurance and Quality Lead

Bærum, Norway
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July 21, 2019
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Aker Energy is now looking for a Project Assurance and Quality Lead.

The Project Assurance and Quality lead will contribute to project development by facilitating and performing reviews and verifications. This position ensures to secure a mature project through the gate process and oversee QA/QC is properly managed in the Pecan Project, QA/Risk environments in the Pecan project and in Field Development basis organization.

Corporate overview

Aker Energy AS was founded in February 2018 and is established as the newest member of the Aker Group. The E&P company aims to become the offshore oil and gas operator of choice in Ghana. It is characterised by the entrepreneurial and flexible organisation that is synonymous with member companies of the Aker Group. Aker Energy is now operational with offices in Oslo and Accra, the capital of Ghana. When you join Aker Energy, you join a diverse and experienced team. We need entrepreneurial and dynamic people to take an active and exciting part in this industry adventure. Bold and innovative ideas are strongly welcomed at Aker Energy. The ‘get it done’ team spirit and ambitious objectives will provide exciting growth and development opportunities for the right candidate.

Our values are Transparent, Safe, secure & sustainable, Innovative, Decisive; Respectful; Value Creating. These values are integral part of our Company and the right candidate for Aker Energy identifies with these qualities.

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Provide Project Assurance tasks related to the project development process
  • Plan and perform internal and external project QA audits
  • Follow up on project experiences and lessons learned
  • Attend project meetings, criticality reviews, internal-/ fabricator-/ subcontractor meetings, etc. as required
  • Support the package responsible engineers, as required, in a Project Assurance advisory role
  • Review Quality Management shortcomings, develop improvements and advise the Project Team on Quality Management related matters

Qualifications & personal attributes

  • University Degree in a relevant discipline: Engineering, Scientific, Quality/Risk management or higher education
  • Minimum 10 years' of experience from an offshore related industry
  • Knowledge of, and working experience with, applicable regulations and industrial standards
  • Previous experience from offshore development projects
  • Site and/or offshore experience
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills in English with cultural understanding
  • PIMS
  • Comfortable in engaging at all levels in the organisation, including site personnel
  • Influential and persuasive regarding QA/QC issues
  • Certified Auditor (ISO, or similar) is required

We offer

  • We offer opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others
  • Flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life
  • Competitive compensation program

Contact information

If you are interested in this position please do not hesitate to submit your application by clicking on the “apply" icon on this web page.

For further information please contact:

Elisabeth Ferreira, Senior Recruiter, NES Advantage Solutions, Tel: +47 239 66 549

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Energy’s recruitment partner.