About the role
As NDT Technician you will ensure correct implementation of quality plans within the machine shop and testing operations, monitoring the pipeline of NDT activities for all testing on a daily basis. As NDT Technician you will ensure that project specifications are accomplished in a timely and accurate manner providing detailed reports according to the project specifications.
You will work in collaboration with the quality function encouraging positive open discussions on NDT deficiencies, safety and quality specifications making recommendations to improve processes, testing and safety. Your PCN level 2 in Radiography, Liquid Penetrant and Magnetic Particle testing will act as a strong foundation in the testing of NOV product lines including welds and castings. The NDT Technician also works in maintaining NDT inspection documents and related quality documents according to the quality plan.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The NDT Technician will Interpret or evaluate test results in accordance with applicable codes, standards, specifications, or procedures.
Interpret the results of all methods of non-destructive testing (NDT) such as radiography, liquid penetrant, magnetic particle, and visual testing.
Monitor and report Quality Assurance and Quality Control aspects of required work scope package(s).
Control and ensure the accuracy of all project quality documentation related to projects
Work closely with departmental managers, manufacturing staff and suppliers to ensure quality, aiming to minimise the costs of reworking or waste and maximise customer satisfaction with our products
Make recommendations for corrective actions, continually identifying areas of improvement
Select, calibrate, or operate equipment used in the non-destructive testing (NDT) of products or materials.
Examine welds, and castings using non-destructive testing (NDT) techniques.
Prepare reports on non-destructive testing (NDT) results.
Conduct radiography and liquid penetrant tests to locate surface cracks by coating objects with fluorescent dyes, cleaning excess penetrant, and applying developer.
Document non-destructive testing (NDT) methods, processes, or results.
Visually examine materials, structures, or components using tools and equipment for signs of corrosion, metal fatigue, cracks, or other flaws.
Support other departments and carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager
Travel when required as dictated by business needs.
Essential qualifications and experience
HNC or HND in a relevant engineering qualification or equivalent
SNT level II or PCN 2 in radiography, magnetic particle examination, dye penetrant examination
Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office - Excel, Word and Outlook) (essential).
Quality Management System (essential).
Knowledge of tools, concepts and methodologies of QA (essential).
Knowledge of relevant regulatory requirements (essential).
Examination of welds and castings (essential).
Working knowledge of industry standards API 6A standard, ISO, ASME, ANSI, ASTM, NACE, NORSOK, PED (Theoretical and Working Knowledge is a MUST) (essential).
Proficient in reading and interpreting manufacturing drawings (essential).
Working knowledge within an engineering or machine shop environment (essential).
Quality inspection, auditing and testing experience
Experience with implementation of corrective action programs
An exceptional ability to understand, evaluate and apply technical information
good at problem solving, time management and is a team player
Able to define, work within and improve business processes whilst exercising good judgement based on immediate and future business needs.
Confidence and can be counted on to stand your ground in challenging situations and be willing to engage in disputes in order to settle them equitably.
Important: SNT Level II/PCN 2 in radiography, magnetic particle examination, dye penetrant examination (essential).
Desirable (not essential): API Working knowledge of industry standards API 6A standard, ISO, ASME, ANSI, ASTM, NACE, NORSOK, PED (Theoretical and Working Knowledge is a MUST)
What are the benefits -
Rate of pay £14.50ph
Working hours -08.30-16.30, 30 minutes for lunch
Duration: 6 months – Possibly temp to perm