GM Quality

Job Type:Full Time

About Woodside
Woodside is the pioneer of the LNG industry in Australia, producing 6% of global LNG supply.

We have an outstanding base business of world-class assets and strong growth prospects - plus the experience, capability and vision to make things happen.

We're expanding our workforce in Perth and Karratha as we create an integrated LNG production centre in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, the Burrup Hub.

A role with Woodside is more than a career. It's an adventure, with options to work across assets, disciplines, and products.

Our global headquarters is based in Perth, Australia's fourth-largest city. Our state-of-the-art campus reflects the quality of life Perth is known for - with a six Green Star rating, advanced wellness features and flexibility in how you work.
Woodside Culture
We recognise that a key contributor to our success is an inclusive culture that promotes diversity and a sense of belonging.

Flexible work arrangements including part time hours or job share will be considered - please indicate on your resume if you wish to be considered for a position with flexible working arrangements.
About the Role:
Reporting to the Vice President HSEQ, the GM Quality leads Quality Management across the business. You will play a key collaborative interface with each Woodside division in relation to realising Quality Assurance and Quality Control in all aspects of business activities. A secondary reporting line relationship with VP Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) function will enable you to support risk-based Quality Management.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Based from our Perth headquarters with periodic visits to our assets and project sites, this position is primarily responsible for the quality management system, assurance and control; including directing the application of Woodside Management System (WMS) and driving continuous improvement and alignment with business needs.

You will be responsible for promotion of Quality Management integration and alignment between functional areas, projects and operations - for example, project teams, engineering support, contracting and procurements, logistics, contractors and suppliers. Further, ensuring supplier and contractors fully understand quality requirements and effectively deliver a service/product that meets client expectations.
Skills & Experience:
To be successful in the role, we need an individual with demonstrable aptitude for quality management. Ideally multiple years of Quality management discipline experience in the energy industry. We need a leader with the ability to engage at all levels of the business on matters relating to Quality, with the energy to create, shape and support maintenance of a strong Quality culture within Woodside.

You will have proven leadership and management through others of large, geographically dispersed teams and should be capable of influencing and working collaboratively, driving the Quality Management Behaviours which are:

1. Advocate Quality

2. Plan for Quality

3. Coach

4. Motivate Collaborate

5. Systems Thinking

6. Factually Based

7. Stakeholder View

Role requirements include;

  • A related tertiary qualification or recognised institution membership grade is desirable
  • International Certification to Lead Auditor Grade (Oil & Gas sector) should have been achieved
  • Industry recognised incident investigation tool training and experience is expected
  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge of supplier quality management (oil & gas sector)
  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge of operations quality and risk
  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge of supplier risk & risk management in the context of quality
Recognition & Reward:
A career with Woodside is rewarding both personally and professionally. We offer:

  • Opportunities to undertake interesting work on world-class projects
  • Career development through professional development programs and by working alongside industry leaders
  • Possibility of educational assistance to support your career development
  • A values driven environment where working together is key
  • The opportunity to participate in voluntary initiatives in the community
  • Financial rewards that are linked to performance through an annual bonus and share plans for permanent employees
  • Above industry superannuation contributions
  • Industry leading 16-weeks paid parental leave
  • Flexibility of leave provisions for events such as community service, cultural and volunteer activities (one day per annum)
  • Subsidised gym membership in some locations. Woodside is an increasingly inclusive and diverse company. We want all Woodsiders to feel safe in bringing their whole selves to work and confident they will get a fair go

    How to Apply:

    Click APPLY ONLINE to submit your application. Closing date for applications is Monday 23rd March 2020, at 11.59pm AWST.