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Quality Engineer/Officer

Advertiser: Luerssen Australia Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
19 May 2020
Location
Perth, Fremantle & Southern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Quality Assurance & Control

Quality Engineer/Officer

Lürssen is a global leader in designing and building ships of the highest quality for demanding customers all over the world. For more than 140 years we have earned the experience and expertise required to create vessels that meet virtually any set of individual wishes and different demands. The legendary quality of Lürssen stands for satisfied customers and ships that can be completely relied on in any situation.

 

Luerssen Australia is a subsidiary of Lürssen, a 4th generation family-owned German company that builds Naval defence vessels and luxury yachts from its nine shipyards across Northern Germany.

Luerssen Australia is engaged as the prime contractor to build 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels for the Department of Defence over a 12 year period. 

 

The successful applicant will be required to undergo the Australian Defence Force Security Clearance process, of which a minimum requirement is Australian Citizenship.

 

The Role

This role will conduct quality assurance and control activities and support the implementation of Quality plans within the SEA1180 Program.

 

As part of continual improvement this role shall applying lean methodologies and problem-solving techniques to identify opportunities for improvements and to lead subsequent initiatives to convert these into tangible results. This role also focuses on improving both operational and quality performance in a sustainable, long term manner across Luerssen Australia’s operations

 

This role will be required to co-ordinate with multiple stakeholders to ensure consistency of approach and successful delivery of the SEA1180 Program.

 

Responsibilities

  • Ensure SEA1180 Program products meet quality requirements and standards
  • Identify and raise Non-Conformances on products and manage stakeholders deliverables to closure
  • Planning, coordinating, and conducting internal and external audits
  • Monitoring and implementing quality assurance and control processes to improve governance compliance and effectiveness
  • Identify, develop, and implement improvement opportunities. 
  • Ensure all activities undertaken and/or reviewed comply with all relevant legal/regulatory requirements including the (Relevant Industry Acts) and Regulations and Luerssen Australia internal policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that effective working relationships are built and maintained with other departments and stakeholders 
  • Promote strong culture of customer focus and stakeholder engagement.
  • Practice and promote two-way communication within the Quality team
  • Engage in open, honest and timely communication across the business focussing on two- way communication to better achieve business goals.
  • Implement agreed actions to minimise risks
  • Describe and raise residual risks not previously identified.

 

Requirements

  • Relevant qualifications (engineering, business performance, governance, auditing) and/ or an equivalent level of relevant work experience in the field
  • Auditor qualification
  • Proven experience within ISO 9001 Quality Management
  • Quality assurance or business and process analysis experience
  • Experiences in quality management of sub-contractors and suppliers in ship building (supplier evaluation, and monitoring)
  • Demonstrated experience in procurement and contract management
  • Experience in working in large and complex programs
  • Experience in managing multiple activities and priorities
  • Experience in report writing
  • Statistical Process Control Tools
  • Microsoft Office Suite – intermediate to advanced skills

 

To be considered for this role, please click 'Apply for this job' link and upload your resume and cover letter explaining why you'd be a great fit for this opportunity.  You will be contacted directly if we wish to progress you to shortlisting.

 

No Recruitment Agency applications will be accepted.

 

For further company information please visit: www.luerssen.com.au and www.luerssen.de/en/

 

Luerssen Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Lürssen is a global leader in designing and building ships of the highest quality for demanding customers all over the world. For more than 140 years we have earned the experience and expertise required to create vessels that meet virtually any set of individual wishes and different demands. The legendary quality of Lürssen stands for satisfied customers and ships that can be completely relied on in any situation.

 

Luerssen Australia is a subsidiary of Lürssen, a 4th generation family-owned German company that builds Naval defence vessels and luxury yachts from its nine shipyards across Northern Germany.

Luerssen Australia is engaged as the prime contractor to build 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels for the Department of Defence over a 12 year period. 

 

The successful applicant will be required to undergo the Australian Defence Force Security Clearance process, of which a minimum requirement is Australian Citizenship.

 

The Role

This role will conduct quality assurance and control activities and support the implementation of Quality plans within the SEA1180 Program.

 

As part of continual improvement this role shall applying lean methodologies and problem-solving techniques to identify opportunities for improvements and to lead subsequent initiatives to convert these into tangible results. This role also focuses on improving both operational and quality performance in a sustainable, long term manner across Luerssen Australia’s operations

 

This role will be required to co-ordinate with multiple stakeholders to ensure consistency of approach and successful delivery of the SEA1180 Program.

 

Responsibilities

  • Ensure SEA1180 Program products meet quality requirements and standards
  • Identify and raise Non-Conformances on products and manage stakeholders deliverables to closure
  • Planning, coordinating, and conducting internal and external audits
  • Monitoring and implementing quality assurance and control processes to improve governance compliance and effectiveness
  • Identify, develop, and implement improvement opportunities. 
  • Ensure all activities undertaken and/or reviewed comply with all relevant legal/regulatory requirements including the (Relevant Industry Acts) and Regulations and Luerssen Australia internal policies and procedures.
  • Ensure that effective working relationships are built and maintained with other departments and stakeholders 
  • Promote strong culture of customer focus and stakeholder engagement.
  • Practice and promote two-way communication within the Quality team
  • Engage in open, honest and timely communication across the business focussing on two- way communication to better achieve business goals.
  • Implement agreed actions to minimise risks
  • Describe and raise residual risks not previously identified.

 

Requirements

  • Relevant qualifications (engineering, business performance, governance, auditing) and/ or an equivalent level of relevant work experience in the field
  • Auditor qualification
  • Proven experience within ISO 9001 Quality Management
  • Quality assurance or business and process analysis experience
  • Experiences in quality management of sub-contractors and suppliers in ship building (supplier evaluation, and monitoring)
  • Demonstrated experience in procurement and contract management
  • Experience in working in large and complex programs
  • Experience in managing multiple activities and priorities
  • Experience in report writing
  • Statistical Process Control Tools
  • Microsoft Office Suite – intermediate to advanced skills

 

To be considered for this role, please click 'Apply for this job' link and upload your resume and cover letter explaining why you'd be a great fit for this opportunity.  You will be contacted directly if we wish to progress you to shortlisting.

 

No Recruitment Agency applications will be accepted.

 

For further company information please visit: www.luerssen.com.au and www.luerssen.de/en/

 

Luerssen Australia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Have you worked in a role which requires a sound understanding of ISO 9001?
  • How many years of auditing experience do you have?
  • Do you have experience working within a lean agile team?
  • How many years' experience do you have in a quality assurance (QA) role?
  • Are you an Australian Citizen?
  • What are your salary expectations inclusive of super?

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