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Head of Quality and Environment, at Saab Ltd in Abu Dhabi

Location
Tawazun, United Arab Emirates
Contact
George Anderson
Joakim Thörnkvist
Closing date
19 November 2020 Apply for this job!

Introduction

At Saab, we constantly look ahead and push boundaries for what is considered technically possible. We collaborate with colleagues around the world who all share our challenge – to make the world a safer place.

We are now appointing a Quality and Environment Manager for our newly established Saab Ltd in United Arab Emirates.

Your Role

Represent Saab Ltd and its stakeholders in quality- and environmental related issues.

Lead the operational and strategic quality work.

Provide support to our company and its projects in quality activities such as planning, execution and reporting.

Lead the implementation of our management system to qualify for ISO 9001 certification and when certified ensure the quality system is maintained and developed in accordance with the ISO 9001 standard.

Lead the operational and strategic environmental work.

Follow up compliance with environmental laws and regulations.

Lead the implementation of our management system to qualify for ISO 14001 certification and when certified ensure the environmental part of the management system is maintained and developed in accordance with the requirements of ISO 14001.

Perform quality and environmental audits and reviews.

Your skills and experience

You shall have a desire to be a part of building up a brand new entity and operation in the UAE.

You are curious and inspired by new challenges and you have a well-developed understanding and willingness to learn about different cultures is crucial in this multi-cultural environment. You have a good ability to carry through your own and others ideas.

You can easily express yourself in English, both oral and in written word.

Key pointers include:

  • Proven several years’ experience in quality management.
  • Proven experience in environmental management.
  • Degree holder, preferably MSc.
  • Good knowledge in ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
  • In order for you to achieve good results, you should act commercially and professionally when in contact with both customers and suppliers.

What you will be a part of

Saab’s strategy for growth includes building local business in selected markets, with focus on key customer countries. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is one of these key customer countries where Saab has now increased its presence by initiating the local development and production of different products.

You will become part of this brand new Saab Company, which will operate in Tawazun Industrial Park, northeast of the Abu Dhabi, UAE.