Senior Quality Control Inspector


About this role

We are looking for experienced Senior Quality Control Inspector

  • FIFO ex Perth only
  • 2:1 Roster – Could change to 18/10
  • Brunel Benefits – referral program, salary packaging incl. options for flights ex east coast, discounted gym & health membership, corporate travel benefits + more

LOCATION: TanamiDATES: Immediate Start – 12-month contract with view of extension
ROSTER: 2:1HOURS: 12 hours per day
SCOPE OF WORKS: Please see below

PAY: Negotiable


  • Undertake service and product verification and inspection in accordance with contract specifications, pre-requisite regulatory obligations and project plans
  • Monitor, assess and report on the status of safety, performance and quality of suppliers and contractors providing goods and services to the Tanami 2 Project
  • Using the client’s inspection Report proforma, provide accurate and unbiased reports on contractors’ works.
  • Liaise with Project Expeditors, Engineers, Contracts Administrators and Document Control to ensure project documentation is submitted on time.
  • Verify the Contractor is in possession of relevant contract documents, appendices, specifications, manufacturing schedules, ITP’s and drawings and that they show the correct revisions and approval status.
  • Ensure contractors maintain safe work practices and use appropriate PPE. Ensure all equipment is maintained in safe working order with valid calibration and that safe access and egress for all personnel are always maintained.
  • Ensure the contractor has all raw materials available to complete the works and that they are suitably identified, stored and protected.
  • Ensure the Contractor carries out and documents receival inspections of incoming goods to verify compliance with requirements.
  • Ensure Tanami Project materials are stored appropriately.
  • Verify the personnel conducting inspection and testing activities are properly qualified and in accordance with the applicable procedures/standards.
  • Monitor/witness the quality activities of the Supplier / Contractor and document completed quality surveillance of the Contractor’s work including Hold points and Hold points in accordance with the requirements of the Quality Plan, approved ITPs and Procedures. Ensure Contractor sign-off is by appropriately qualified personnel.
  • Verify the ITP reflects the current status of works.
  • Verify Inspection and NDE activities are carried out by appropriately qualified personnel and that records are complete and accurate.
  • Ensure the Contractor is progressively compiling Manufacturer’s Data Reports in accordance with Contract requirements.
  • Ensure the contractors technical query register is maintained and no TQ’s remain outstanding. Liaise with Project Engineers and Expeditors to ensure timely TQ close-out. Ensure any permanent changes are recorded as red-line as-built mark-ups on the relevant IFC Drawings.
  • Attend Contractor progress meetings as required.
  • Identify non-conforming conditions and notify the Construction Manager of situations that justify stopping work
  • Monitor subcontractor non-conformance and corrective action processes, and where necessary, raise non-conformance notes and facilitate disposition of non-conforming works.
  • Monitor Contractor’s conformance and site quality data and provide statistics as required.


  • An Engineering Degree or Diploma in Civil, Structural, Mechanical discipline or minimum ten years post trade experience in the mining, construction, fabrication or manufacturing industries is essential.
  • Underground mining and shaft experience preferred.
  • Individuals will require mining and shaft experience
  • Site construction / inspection experience in an appropriate discipline is desirable.
  • A sound understanding of materials, methods and processes used in fabrication, manufacturing and surface treatment.
  • A sound working knowledge of ISO9000 management systems
  • The ability to demonstrate a strong safety focus and experience with safe working practices including JHAs, Toolbox meetings etc.
  • The ability to write concise, factual, unbiased Inspection Reports.
  • Pro-active, goal oriented with excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills from shop-floor to senior management levels.


  • Brunel Benefits – referral program, salary packaging incl. options for flights ex east coast, discounted gym & health membership, corporate travel benefits + more
  • Immediate Start
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Join the Brunel Family

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 44 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

  • Certifications (optional)
  • Job references (optional)
  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Any questions remaining?

Your consultant, Rachelle Mclean is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

Account manager

Rachelle Mclean
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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