Quality Manager

Job Description

About the company

Dresser-Rand, A Siemens Business is one of the largest global suppliers of custom-engineered rotating equipment solutions for long-life, critical applications in the oil, gas, chemical, petrochemical, process, power, military, and other industries worldwide. 

Kongsberg Norway is home to Dresser-Rand worldwide center of excellence for gas turbines and mechanical driven gas turbine packages. With a gas turbine power range from 1 to 55 MW Dresser-Rand AS supports the oil and gas industry on offshore and land based installations around the world.

About the role

What are my responsibilities?

Quality Manager position is responsible for successful leadership and management of quality department according to the directions and objectives set by Kongsberg management team

Overall responsible for Quality value stream to ensure processes are in place and being maintained

Responsible for Quality Management system, Quality control and ISO-9001 certificate for the legal entity

Responsible for quality inspections of all products from internal and external sources


Manage team to secure that objectives and targets meet the expectations

Ensure that all employees are fully trained and have competences to perform the work tasks with high quality and effectively tools, systems and processes.

Coach and mentor staff to improve performance. 

Oversee the efficient day-to-day operations and service

Secure that the departments KPI’s are well defined, follow-up performance, and make corrective and preventive measures when needed.

Responsible for schedule, budgeted hours, capacity and cost within the department

Contribute to development of the Kongsberg organization and operations.

Foster team work, cooperation and interactions with colleagues and other teams to ensure optimized work processes within the organization

Be a role model for the organization, maintain ethical behavior and secure compliance to laws, procedures and guidelines.

Maintain quality service by enforcing quality and customer service standards

Develop and maintain work processes, instructions and tools as required.

About you

What do I need to qualify for this job?

Minimum bachelor’s degree within Engineering discipline or Business administration

Technical knowledge of rotating equipment from the oil and gas industry is preferred

Minimum 5 years relevant work experience from a Managerial position

Good business understanding

Structured and able to do hands-on work and deliver

Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

Strong leadership and communication skills.

Strong peer relationships and work well up and down in the organization

Proactive and resourceful

Result driven

Well-structured and result-oriented

Analytic mindset

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Safety and HSE mindset

Manager is Bjørn-Erik Egeland +47 92887152

Job ID: 107189

Organization: Gas and Power

Company: Dresser-Rand AS

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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