Supplier Quality Manager – Renewable Energy – Sydney / Brisbane

  • Sydney CBD
  • Permanent
  • Wed Jun 6 05:40:51 2018
  • 200011989

From our origins in 1898, RCR has grown to become one of Australia’s most diversified engineering and infrastructure companies, providing intelligent engineering solutions to the Infrastructure, Energy and Resources sectors. Through our in-house expertise we provide a comprehensive range of solutions for our customers.

The RCR team has over 3,400 people supporting major projects across our extensive network of operations in Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia.


RCR is now firmly established as Australia's leading Utility Scale Solar EPC contractor. With 800MW of renewable projects currently under construction, we are seeking an experienced & solutions focused Supplier Quality Manager to join us in the delivery of renewable energy projects.


  • Measure and track the cost of poor supplier quality.
  • Align supplier risk management with quality audits.
  • Rationalise suppliers for better quality control.
  • Standardise supplier quality and performance metrics.
  • Enable a collaborative approach to corrective action.
  • Gain better visibility into supplier quality with technology.
  • Quality assurance monitoring (and control) of procured equipment to ensure Quality of equipment and material delivered to site, completeness of deliveries, on time delivery and the approval and submission of final MDR’s from Suppliers.


  • 10+ years of experience with Supplier Quality Management.
  • Desirably relevant BS in Engineering or related degree.
  • Experience managing and leading cross-functional team members to foster collaborative and positive atmosphere.
  • Significant experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment, preferably renewables and power generation and distribution.
  • Ability to work with the supply base of assigned commodities to reach long-term corrective action on quality issues and assist in the development of new supplier processes.
  • Proven ability to work with multiple departments, such as Purchasing, Engineering, and Manufacturing.
  • Effective problem solving and analytical ability (Six Sigma/Lean skills)
  • Must be willing to travel both domestic and the possibility of internationally

This is a permanent full-time position providing a great opportunity to work with a successful and growing organisation who offer challenging work and career progression. If you have the skills and experience that we are looking for, click “Apply” to submit your resume.

Please note: This role is being sourced through RCR Tomlinson directly and we will not accept applications via external recruitment agencies. If you wish to be considered, please apply directly.

The successful applicant will be required to provide contactable references and undergo a pre-employment medical and Drug & Alcohol test.

RCR is a company built on integrity with an absolute commitment to safety, performance excellence and developing productive, sustainable, mutually beneficial partnerships with our employees, clients and the wider community.

Our Values:

  • Integrity in all aspects of our business while maintaining the highest professional standards;
  • Mutual respect of our employees, customers, shareholders, the community and other stakeholders;
  • Open and honest communication; and
  • Commitment to our goals

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