Welding Inspector

Added 8 February 2024

Welding Inspector

Job Type: Full Time; Contract

Salary: DOE

Sector: Technical and Freelance

Location: Reading


About this Role

Mech Tech Professionals are currently looking for a Welding Inspector to be based in Reading

Main Responsibilities

  • The role is 80% Quality assurance (LTQR compilation and review) and 20% project facing (inspection, walk rounds, tool box talks)
  • Perform a wide range of QA Engineering tasks to include but not limited to the following:
  • Prepare and review Inspection and Test Plans and supporting Quality documentation.
  • Provide Quality related technical support for projects
  • Review vendor/supplier Inspection and Test Plans
  • Liaise with Mechanical Completions and Commissioning Engineers, Project Engineers and Construction Operatives in relation to compilation of LTQR’s (Life Time Quality Records) and SIS (System Information Sheets) pack.
  • Co-ordinate and advise guidance on welding (pipework) Quality requirements
  • Liaise with 3rd party Mechanical inspectors and co-ordinate the Inspection function.
  • Raise Continuous Improvement Forms (CIFs) as appropriate and liaise with Client’s QA departments
  • Ensure all quality documentation/records are maintained within the Company’s Business Management System
  • Ensure quality performance monitoring is maintained and reviewed accordingly against KPIs
  • Contribute to the improvement and technical capabilities of the Company
  • Quality Auditing – Internal & External with supplier auditing experience desirable
  • Support existing, strong workshop HSE Culture

Experience & Qualifications

  • Mechanical knowledge
  • Good Engineering and QA/QC background
  • Knowledge and experience in Quality Management Systems
  • Understanding of and familiarity with standards and specifications
  • Computer literate; knowledge of Microsoft Office suite essential
  • Good communication and report writing skills
  • +3 Years’ experience working in a highly regulated industry (Nuclear/Oil & Gas/Aviation/ Construction)
  • Demonstrable and current experience in ITP and LTQR production, compilation and review
  • Current CSWIP Level 2 (3.1 minimum) Welding Inspection (essential)
  • Recognised Internal/ Lead Auditor qualification  (Desirable)
  • Member of Professional Engineering Institute (Desirable)
  • Member of Chartered Quality Institute (Desirable)
  • Current PCN L2 Dye Pen (Desirable)
  • Current PCN L2 RT/Radiographic Interpretation (desirable)
  • Current security clearance (SC) (desirable)
  • Current CSCS card (desirable)

Please apply for more information

for more information please contact Rachel  (rachel@mechtechpro.com)

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