Job: Projects Quality Manager

Title Projects Quality Manager
Categories Engineering
Salary Negotiable
Location Rivonia, Gauteng
Job Information

Required Qualifications
Mechanical background – either engineer or technician, diploma or degree
Courses completed in ISO9001
Minimum 8 years’ experience in Quality, 2 of which much be in a managerial position
Experience in mineral processing environment



Familiarise oneself with client and project quality requirements.
Participate in all critical analysis meetings and generate critical action plans.
Prepare, co-ordinate and obtain approval of procured items quality operating plans.
Liaise with clients, suppliers and contractors on quality matters.
Control change and audit the implementation of project quality plans.
Prepare and control project quality plans.
Develop and manage quality documentation from FEL1 to FEL3
Prepare quality status reports.
Provide input and prepare project-specific procedures.
Prepare project close-out reports in regard to quality.
Plan, schedule and execute project quality audits.
Execute supplier evaluations as required.
Prepare QA requirements for orders and subcontracts within the project quality strategy.
Review and evaluate quality performance (internal, site and supplier) and initiate corrective action.
Identify and investigate specific quality problems as and when required.
Execute Supplier evaluations.
Advise and inform project staff on quality related matters



Leadership Competencies
Ability to develop and communicate goals in support of the business’ mission

Skill at enhancing others’ commitment to their work

As a team member, the ability and desire to work cooperatively with others on a team; as a team leader, interest, skill, and success in getting groups to learn to work together cooperatively

Conveying confidence in employee’s ability to be successful, especially at challenging new tasks; delegating significant responsibility and authority; allowing employees freedom to decide how they will accomplish their goals and resolve issues

Demonstrating support for innovation and for organizational changes needed to improve the company’s effectiveness; supporting, initiating, sponsoring, and implementing change; assisting other to successfully manage change

Willingness to delegate responsibility and to work with others and coach them to develop their capabilities

Taking responsibility for one’s own or one’s employee’s performance, by setting clear goals and expectations, tracking progress against the goals, ensuring feedback, and addressing performance problems and issues promptly

Promoting equal and fair treatment and opportunity for all

Interpersonal Competencies
Attention to communication by ensuring that information is passed on to others who should be kept informed

Expressing oneself clearly in conversations and interactions with others

Expressing oneself clearly in business writing

Ability to plan and deliver communications that are impactful and persuasive with their intended audiences

Ability to notice, interpret, and anticipate others’ concerns and feelings, and to communicate this awareness empathetically to others

The ability to gain others’ support for ideas, proposals, projects and solutions

Ability to develop, maintain and strengthen partnerships internally and externally

Demonstrates concern for satisfying external and/or internal clients

Business Competencies
Identifying the information needed to clarify a situation, seeking that information from appropriate sources, and using skillful questioning to draw out the information, when others are reluctant to disclose it

Approaching a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach

Anticipating the implications and consequences of situations and taking appropriate action to be prepared for possible contingencies

Finding effective solutions by taking a holistic, abstract or theoretical perspective

Analysing the competitive position using a SWOT analysis

Identifying what needs to be done and doing it before being asked to or required by the circumstances

Focusing on the desired end result of one’s own or one’s units work; setting challenging goals, focusing effort on the goals, and meeting or exceeding them

Ensuring that one’s own and other’s work and information are complete and accurate; careful preparation for meetings and presentations; following up with others to ensure that agreements and commitments have been fulfilled

Willingness to make difficult decisions in a timely manner

Ability to perform with insight, acuteness and intelligence in the areas of commerce and/or industry.

Self management competencies
Faith in one’s own ideas and ability to be successful; willingness to take an independent position in the face of opposition

Ability to keep functioning effectively when under pressure and maintain self control in the face of hostility or provocation

Demonstrated concern that one be perceived as responsible, reliable and trustworthy

Openness to different and new ways of doing things; willingness to modify one’s preferred way of doing things

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