Manager, Quality Control

Country/Region:  SG
City:  Singapore

EDP Renewables APAC is the main subsidiary of EDP Group, a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the world’s largest wind producers. With its headquarters in Singapore, EDP Renewables is the leading sustainable development hub for the Asia Pacific region with activities across nine different markets. Our activities are focused on the design, development, management, and operation of renewable energy sources, namely solar, wind, as well as new technologies such as storage.


EDP is a global energy group leading the Energy Transition, Innovation and Sustainability. Using the technology of the future, we create solutions highly focused on the needs of our people and our customers, never neglecting our role and contributions to society. To achieve our goals, we aim to attract diverse people with high potential through the professional opportunities we create.


Join us to be part of a renewable energy leader that reinvests in society through sustainable projects and social as well as cultural causes. You will have the opportunity to actively participate in our global transformation, by changing tomorrow now.

Role Summary

This role manages a team to ensure projects are completed and delivered with required quality before COD.



1.    Quality Management Plan

  • Develop and take ownership of the Quality Management Plan. 
  • Develop and implement quality control processes for Singapore, with potential of regional implementation. 
  • Manage and ensure that contractors and vendors are aware of all project quality control standards.
  • Review project specific quality and technical specifications to ensure reasonableness and ensure implementation.

2.    Material Management

  • Manage Factory Acceptance Tests for key equipment.
  • Manage, verify and document all materials/equipment received for the projects.

3.    Site Inspection 

  • Plan and conduct site QC inspections as per QMP, ITPs, specifications and contract documents.
  • Report deficiencies as appropriate and elevating issues as needed to ensure quality.
  • Verify PV system against as-built drawings to ensure that they are current, and that deviations are captured/rectified.
  • Clearly document and manage all non-conformances and punchlists according to the QMP.
  • Activate rectification team or relevant Contractor(s) to rectify the identified defects and follow up closely. 
  • Conduct re-inspections accordingly. 

4.    Quality Reporting

  • Prepare and submit periodic Quality reports and statistics. 
  • Evaluate contractors and vendors’ quality performance.

5.    Others

  • Lead and carry out investigations on defects and failures using tools & techniques such as Root Cause Analyses (RCA), Failure Mode & Effect Analyses (FMEA) and 8D Reports.
  • Prepare training materials and conduct training for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Develop and take ownership of the department’s Continual Improvement roadmap.



Academic Level: Bachelor or Graduate Degree in Engineering

Required Professional experience: 5-7 years of electrical QC experience and leading teams of QCs, with at least 2 years in the solar industry.  

Specific knowledge: Strong knowledge of quality standards for DG photovoltaic projects (rooftops, ground mount, and floating PV), and the related standards or codes of practices (e.g. SS / TR, IEC, EN, BS).

Skills / Competencies:  Problem Solving Skills / Strong communication and project management skills. Excellent data interpretation, Excel and PowerPoint presentation skills. Strong integrity, morals and ethics.

Languages: Proficient in English. Any additional languages would be an advantage.



When you join EDP Renewables APAC, you will have access to:

  • Professional experience in a leading global company in the renewables industry with flexible work conditions
  • Recognition through remuneration compatible with the role and other additional benefits
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development, e.g. cross-cutting projects, mobilities and volunteering


About EDP Group:

As a socially responsible company, we incorporate our values and practices with the principles of Diversity and Inclusion. To achieve all our objectives, we intend to attract, develop and retain different profiles, assuming diversity as a key factor and differentiator of fundamental innovation in our organisation. We welcome and value all people, and we are committed to the inclusion and sense of belonging of each person who is part of the EDP Group.


What makes us proud as an employer:

  • TOP Employer Europe 2021 certification
  • Bloomberg Gender Equality Index 2021
  • Top Workplaces US 2021
  • Certification in Conciliation (Excellence) by the Más Familia Foundation

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