QA/QC Engineer

Job description

With over 10 years of experience in developing, financing, and operating wind farms, Parkwind has established a unique position in the industry. With already 552 MW under operational management, Parkwind is determined to continue increasing the share of green energy through its collaborative approach with local communities, governments and suppliers. While currently installing another 219 MW in the North Sea, Parkwind’s expanding international presence includes the 257 MW Arcadis Ost I project in Germany and the 330 MW Oriel Windfarm project in Ireland. Applying new technologies, innovative design solutions and installations techniques, Parkwind ensures the transition to green energy respects the environment as well as all the stakeholders. Composed of over 90 professionals operating from offices in Belgium and Ireland, Parkwind consolidates all offshore wind energy activities of its Belgian shareholders. For more information, see www.parkwind.eu.


Your role :

As part of the QA/QC team, you will contribute to the company and departmental goals by upholding the highest quality standards possible during the construction of our wind farm projects, as well as the maintenance afterwards.

The main responsibilities within the QA/QC team are:

On a Corporate level:
• Develop and implement a Quality Management System (QMS), compliant with the ISO9001 standard
On a Project level:
• Develop and implement a QA Plan, Quality processes and procedures
• Continuously execute, follow up and improve Quality procedures (including internal audits)
• Update existing policies and procedures to assure compliance with local legislation
• Draft Employer Requirements (QA/QC)
• Review Tender documents of suppliers and contractors
• Manage Quality Control during the different project phases (including audits of contractors)
• Follow up and ensure daily and monthly reporting on Quality related topics
• Assist in registering, investigating and solving “non-conformities”
• Attend (where necessary) internal (team) meetings that include QA topics
• Act as point of contact for internal and external clients on Quality management

Your main focus will be on the corporate level, developing and implementing the QMS.

Requirements

  • Master, preferably in engineering, with additional Quality management education
  • Preferably three to five years of experience
  • Practical knowledge of quality management in a manufacturing or construction environment is required
  • Knowledge of international QHSSE standards (ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO45001) is required
  • Excellent knowledge of Dutch and English (spoken and written) is a must
  • Knowledge of high voltage and electricity is considered an advantage
  • Knowledge of Maritime Legislation is considered an advantage
  • Other languages are an asset
  • You are fluent with MS Office (Excel, Power Point, Visio, Outlook) and other applications
  • Willing to work from Leuven (HQ) and Oostende
  • Willing to travel occasionally for short periods (2-3 days)


We offer

  • A position in a stimulating and flexible working environment
  • The possibility to develop both your personal and professional skills
  • A job with an international character in the booming industry of renewable energy
  • An attractive remuneration based on your skills and achievements and an interesting package of extra-legal benefits