Shaping energy solutions to empower sustainable connectivity.
We combine SNC-Lavalin's project management expertise and ABB's deep technological knowledge to create a company dedicated to substations - we are Linxon.
Linxon is a joint venture company set up by SNC-Lavalin and ABB to turnkey electrical AC substation projects, combining SNC-Lavalin's project management expertise and ABB's deep technological knowledge.
Linxon's vision is to deliver the best market offer for turnkey substation projects through world-class power technologies and highest level of competence in managing infrastructure projects
Linxon - A Leading Engineering Company: As one of the leading engineering companies, we help our customers with turnkey solutions in the field of substations for power transmission, renewable energy and transportation. As a single point of contact we combine the accumulated knowhow of key-suppliers and contractors so that customers benefit from efficient solutions, increased industrial productivity and a lower environmental impact in a sustainable way.
Provides guidance and support on all mandatory quality deliverables from suppliers including Project Quality Plans (PQP) Inspection and Test plans (ITPs) and required documentation.
Complete regular and scheduled supplier and site visits to conduct audits of the quality plans and appropriate standards.
Aid the quality manager in developing the project specific Manufacturing Assurance Plans (MAP) and the Master Inspection and Test Plan (MITP)
Liaise with the appropriate disciplines to review and highlight the necessary intervention points on the supplied ITPs both equipment and civil.
Provide guidance and support on quality deviations including Non-Conformance reports, Request for Information RFIs provide feedback on the corrective actions implemented to prevent re-occurrence together with driving improvement using 8D.
Where required and highlighted, attend manufacturing surveillance and compile report accordingly
All defects/ snags highlighted and recorded during manufacturing or Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) have been closed before equipment is permitted to leave the factory.
Intervene when the quality of work is at risk or has been compromised and escalate accordingly
Provide the required training, support and guidance to the project team and supplier / contractors on all quality related activities involved while always promoting the Nuclear Safety Culture.
Represent the quality department in site or supplier meetings or with the client.
Cascade the appropriate documentation from suppliers to the site installation teams.
Lead promote and support cost reduction through the supply chain with the focus always on quality.
Promote a right first-time culture and understand key risk areas and highlight room for improvement
Liaise with supply chain to audit new potential suppliers and offer recommendations and improvements where required.
Together with suppliers install, maintain and strive to improve key performance indicators
Liaise with suppliers and planning to help create and monitor manufacturing programmes report and investigate any deviation
Promote a close working relationship with all departments and suppliers including procurement and engineering
Ensuring that product conformance and the process controls within the supply chain and making sure the cascading of the business and the customer quality requirements is correct and adhered to.
Lead investigation into root cause analysis and implement long term strategies that will address failures in the supply chain
Ensure that End of Manufacturing Reports (EOMR) are completed and accurate.
ISO 9001 :2015 Internal or Lead Auditor trained
Practitioner or chartered quality professional (CQI) desirable
Thorough understanding of ISO 9001:2015 and ability to review, generate and advise on key quality documentation including Project Quality plans, Inspection and Test Plans
An ability to be able to communicate at all levels as the role will entail attending client meetings, training and making presentations to project teams together with supplier interface.
Knowledge and experience High Voltage substation equipment would be a distinct advantage.
Six Sigma green belt would be advantageous.
The individual must be highly organised and have the ability to multi task as you will have the responsibility for planning and completing many tasks simultaneously.
Computer literacy to include Microsoft Office skilled in Word, Excel and PowerPoint knowledge of SharePoint would be an advantage.
Although the role is based out of the Birmingham office the role will involve extensive travel both UK and oversees approx. 70%.
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