For one of our clients, we are currently looking for an experienced Technical Inspection Manager to lead a team and oversee the nuclear construction activities on a major nuclear new build project in Turkey. This is a permanent role to be based on-site in Turkey and to start in February.

Role description

  • Ensure operational management and supervision of the Inspection Team
  • Ensure all inspections activities are properly performed and delivered within the framework of the contract and in compliance with Turkish Regulation
  • Ensure operational and technical relations with the plant owner and subcontractors are properly implemented for the expected achievement of targets
  • Interact with all Inspection Team members taking into account the roles of Discipline Coordinators and Inspection Team Leads

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

  • Manage and supervise Inspection Team in line with project procedures
  • Define the targets to be achieved and the priorities to be considered by the Inspection Team and ensure that the necessary activities are properly assigned
  • Follow-up the progress of the inspection activities and ensure the right level of control on main inspection issues
  • Participate in HR management from the selection phase to the evaluation of the performance of collaborators
  • Oversee and approve the Work Inspection Schedule and ensure it is considered by the Inspection Team for anticipating and preparing inspection activities
  • Organize and lead coordination meetings with the Inspection Team in order to assess
  • inspection issues and to give instruction on them
  • Validate all key productions (technical procedures, Non-Conformity Notifications, etc.) of the Inspection Team, including contributions to the Monthly Report
  • Participate when necessary in important or strategic meetings with the key stakeholders on the project and the nuclear authority
  • Ensure the behavior and the values to be applied when performing inspection activities (independency, impartiality, honesty, etc.)

Essential skills

  • Experienced professional in quality control/construction supervision/inspection
  • Significant experience in big construction projects
  • Experience in nuclear projects
  • Management experience of a medium or large team
  • Experience working on international projects would be a strong advantage
  • Fluency in English and French
  • Ability to identify complex issues and come up with quick and efficient solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to handle high pressure environment

Anelia Koleva is a Senior Recruitment Consultant, specialised in the Continental European markets, with extensive nuclear experience across different countries, including new build, operations, decommissioning, and research reactors. Experience with senior and executive-level roles, both permanent and contract assignments.

Anelia Koleva