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Area Quality Manager

Job Title: Area Quality Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Karbala, Iraq
REF: 384
Contact Name: Kanar Mahmoud
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Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking for an Area Quality Manager for an international industrial company based in Karbala. Candidate must have relevant experience within the field of ready mix concrete, hold a Bachelor’s degree in Materials or Civil Engineering or other related discipline and must speak Arabic and English at a professional level.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Manage the Area Central Lab Manager.
  • Manages quality technician’s team of the area.
  • Implements the Quality Manual and Quality Procedures.
  • Responsible for mix designs cost reduction (design + optimization).
  • Participate in the raw materials selection and characterization.
  • Analyses QC results & track Key Performance Indicators for concrete and raw materials using the company tools.
  • Pro-actively drives the Implementation of Value Added Products.
  • Technical support to the sales team and site assistance.
  • Minimizes the consequences & contributes to management of product related customers’ claims.
  • Trains Technicians, Sales Representatives, Batchers and Drivers on quality issues and procedures.
  • Manage the process of periodical raw materials stock control.
Job Requirements:
  • Engineering Degree (Materials, Civil Engineer,) or industry equivalent of education and experience. 
  • A minimum of ten years Supervisory/Managerial experience working in a similar environment.
  • Ability to Perform Risk Analysis.
  • Familiar with IT Systems for Quality (Lab Mix and BC Mix).
  • Well versed in the basics of concrete usage in the Building Industry.
  • Familiar with construction techniques, building codes and standards, sustainable construction and Market segmentation.
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills.
  • Proficiency with various computer applications is a definite asset.
  • Good written and verbal communications in Arabic and English.
  • Strong analytical skills, research, problem solving and decision making.
  • Good time management, self directed, uses time wisely, can attend to a broad range of activities.