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HR Project Partners is currently hiring a Lead Advisor – Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA&QC) on behalf of our Client within the Mining industry. This incumbent will have 15+ years of experience in project execution/quality assurance & control, data analysis, or related field.  A strong knowledge about ASME, API, and CSA codes, CWB and other industry standards is also required. Previous experience in a mining environment would be considered an asset.


This position is located in Labrador City, NL. This is a contract position for an initial duration of six months, with possibility of renewal. A fly-in/fly-out rotation of three-weeks in/one-week out will be offered for non-local candidates.



Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for developing a quality management system and quality assurance support/audits for Capital Projects within Client sites.
  • Develop and track quality metrics so that progress can be measured and evaluated.
  • Plan, scope, and schedule internal quality audits for projects during study, engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, and handover.
  • Ensure compliance with Provincial and Federal Regulations, National and International Standards, Client Standards, and procedures, including Technical Standards, quality management documentation requested from potential suppliers, and a review of existing quality management documentation for vendors and contractors on Client’s approved supplier list.
  • Manage and coordinate internal and external audits, prepare checklists, and audit reports and perform statistical data & trend analysis of audit findings.
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary engineering and project management teams to mitigate the risk associated with quality system implementation and safety in design.
  • Interface with consultants and contractor’s Project Management and Quality Assurance teams to ensure optimal project delivery outcomes and review their quality management documents
  • Responsible for the review, update, and implementation of changes to the quality management system, corrective and preventive action for quality-related process improvements, and review/development of quality plans.
  • Take part or engage a third-party inspection company in quality checks at vendor facility and contractor’s work at the site, pre-commissioning, system completion walk-downs, etc.
  • Fulfill obligations in the Client safety program.
  • Be able to review the project documentation such as design documents, commissioning plans, method statements, checklists, inspection & test plans (ITPs).
  • Facilitate lessons learned and document best practices so knowledge is shared and applied
  • Coordinate with project teams on lessons learnt and root cause analysis sessions when needed to identify sources of problems and develop solutions that prevent a recurrence.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of industry regulations and best practices related to quality control in the mining industry.
  • Conduct training sessions for Client employees regarding QA/QC process and responsibilities.
  • Arrange meetings with the Client service providers about quality issues and review non-compliance reports (NCR).
  • Report to the Manager – Technical Services.


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 15+ years of experience in project execution/quality assurance & control, data analysis, or related field.
  • Strong knowledge about ASME, API, and CSA codes, CWB and other industry standards.
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering would be considered an asset.
  • Experience in MS Office, Excel, and database management.
  • Experience in a mining environment would be considered an asset


Knowledge, Skills, & Attributes:

  • Strong safety focus and willingness to enforce safety protocols and procedures.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and leadership skills.
  • Experience with engineering models, 3D models, related tools, and software.
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis techniques.
  • Ability to communicate data insights clearly to different levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Familiarity, understanding, knowledge, and previous experience of the following:
  • Projects and various phases of execution (e.g. OoM, PFS, FS, EPC, Commissioning),
  • Turnaround & Shutdown dynamic and expectations for such environment,
  • Business / Project management skills (e.g. schedule, cost, resource planning, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and technical writing in English.
  • Proficiency in the French language would be considered a strong asset.


How to Apply:

When submitting your application to HR Project Partners for this opportunity, please submit a PDF version and clearly state the job title for which you are applying.


About Us:

HR Project Partners Inc. (HRPP) is a Human Resources consulting company offering various services in Human Resources, both to individuals and to companies. One of those services is recruitment for companies on a provincial and national basis.


HR Project Partners is an equal opportunity employer.


Please apply directly to this job posting. For questions regarding the position, please feel free to email While HR Project Partners appreciates all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

Job Overview

Posted date :
May 20, 2023
Job nature :
Full Time

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