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QA/QC Engineer

  • Job reference: ME-004380
  • Sector: Buildings
  • Location: Saudi Arabia
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Job Description: QA/QC Engineer – KSA
As a provider of multi-disciplined technical services to the built environment, Atkins Middle East is committed to design excellence in the delivery of first class solutions which combine, innovation, imagination and best practice.
Due to our continuing expansion we now require an experienced QA/QC Engineer to work on a variety of construction projects. The role will involve implementation all aspects of the quality management systems and quality assurance / control of site supervision activities provision across the project, to deliver quality installations in accordance with the contract documents, relevant international standards and local authorities’ requirements, perform quality assurance / control inspections, submittal reviews.
Working in a multidiscipline team of designers and engineers providing a comprehensive service to our clients, this is a great opportunity to gain experience within an internationally renowned consultant, affording the opportunity to work on large and small scale multidiscipline projects, in KSA.


  • Evaluation of the Contractors Quality manual in conjunction with the RE.
  • Review the contractors Inspection Test Plan and all QA/QC documentations.
  • Evaluate the QA/QC system implementation by the contractor on site and ensure the compliance with their Quality manual.
  • Ensure the contractor has a current Internal Audit plan/schedule.
  • Conduct Audit on contractors, subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Ensure the contractor have adequate QC personnel on site during all production shift operations to perform the inspection and tests.
  • Ensure the contractor provides QA/QC procedures, method statements and current document at the locations where they are to be used (Note: this will include code/standards referenced in the specifications, method statements and inspection test plan)
  • Ensure the contractor performing inspections, sampling and testing of materials in accordance with the specified standards and as approved in the Inspection test plan.
  • Inspect the on-site and off-site materials to be used in the project, organize/witness field and laboratory Tests, conducted by third parties on construction materials to ascertain their compliance with the specification.
  • Review and comment on subcontractor’s pre qualifications.
  • Review and comment on submittals, including test results, method statements, materials and alternate proposals submitted by contractors.
  • Conduct and co-ordinate site quality meetings in conjunction with RE.
  • Inspect the works at site and raise non-conformance notices (NCNs)/reports; site inspection notices (SINs) identify quality deficiencies in conjunction with the RE and follow up close out.
  • Maintain a Sample room for approved materials in accordance with the contract.
  • Participate in mock up inspections/ stage inspections and ascertain that the work is executed in accordance with the contract document and approved standards.
Functional Relationships

Site Area Manager                                                 Resident Engineer

Sites Quality Manager                                            Lead QA/QC Engineer


  • Degree qualified
  • Minimum of 10 years experience as a QA/QC engineer in Middle East with 3 years in KSA
  • Must have integrity, be flexible and proactive
  • Must demonstrate ability to act independently as part of a team
  • Reasonable knowledge of MS Word, Excel
  • Good communication skills in writtenand spoken Englishessential
  • Good report writingskills, experience of making presentations to and attending meetings with clients is essential
  • Good team player, able to communicate effectively with colleagues
Rewards & Benefits
  • A competitive salary will be offered to the right candidate
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Transportation allowance
  • 22 working days annual leave, based on a 6 days working week
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • Company gratuity scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Annual return airfare to point of origin

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