Project Quality Engineer - EPC (100%)

Ready to join a team of visionaries who is dedicated to solving one of humankind’s greatest challenges?

Get to know Climeworks

Climeworks removes CO₂ from the air to fight global warming and protect future generations to come.

We develop, build and operate direct air capture (DAC) machines which capture CO₂ directly from the air. The captured carbon dioxide can either be recycled and reused as a raw material or completely removed from the air by safely storing it underground, permanently.

Founded by engineers, Christoph Gebald and Jan Wurzbacher, Climeworks was built with a mission to inspire 1 billion people to remove CO₂ from the air, and is now the leader in carbon removal technology.

A true climate pioneer, Climeworks is featured as a TIME100 Influential Company 2022 and Global Cleantech 100 Company 2022, driving a revolutionary technology engineered to solve the most pressing issue of our time.

We foster a dynamic environment and are building a global purpose driven team. We are looking for disruptive thinkers, passionate achievers and inspiring leaders that are ready to take on the world’s greatest challenge.

Will you join us? 

Your mission

Job description
  • Your mission at Climeworks is to execute projects in accordance with the highest quality standards and that all deliverables meet Climeworks’ requirements.
  • You develop quality assurance and control processes and procedures and are responsible for implementing and maintaining them.
  • You monitor the performance of the EPC contractor and suppliers, and collaboration with the project team to resolve quality issues and non-compliance.
  • You contribute to the success of the EPC project by delivering a high-quality end product that meets Climeworks’ requirements.
  • You are responsible for the quality assurance and control of EPC contractors and their scope of work for EU Projects.
  • You present to EPC contractors and design quality control.
  • You create monthly project management reports.
  • You use up to date quality best practices and processes on Major/Mega Projects. 

Your story

  • You completed a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Quality Management, or a related field.
  • You have at least 5 years of experience in quality control, quality assurance, or a related field, with a strong focus on EPC projects.
  • You have knowledge of relevant industry standards and regulations, such as ISO 9001, EN 1090-2, PED and the Machining Directive.
  • You also have thorough knowledge of Engineering, Supply Chain, Fabrication and Construction Quality.
  • You also gathered strong knowledge of plant equipment, materials, and construction processes, including inspection and NDE of the same.
  • You have a good understanding of Quality requirements related to pressure equipment and of Inspection & Test Planning.
  • You must have prior involvement in project completion and Turnover, and an understanding of applicable documentation requirements.
  • You also are expected to have experience working in an EPC environment and with working on at least one process engineering industry (refining, chemical, petro-chemical facilities and/or renewables industries’) sector project as an Owner or Owner's representative during Construction, Commissioning and Start-up.
  • You have a strong knowledge of construction legislation and regulation, standards, and codes.
  • You have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams. 
  • You also have demonstrated that you have the ability to solve the hardest challenges during engineering, fabrication and construction before. 
  • You are business fluent in English and have excellent communication skills. 
  • You are motivated to travel up to 60%. 

What we offer: A horizontal organization, a great team, an improvement-oriented approach, and a scale-up venture with an innovative technology. Sounds like you? We are looking forward meeting you! Apply now by filling in the online application form and uploading your complete dossier to our careers portal:

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