NDT Technician (Corrosion Mapping)

NDT Resources Ltd.


On Site

£ 50,000

United Kingdom

NDT Technician (Corrosion Mapping) Liverpool, Merseyside Maritime Up to £50k base salary DOE. Additional rates of pay for site on- and off-shore duties. Full-time / Permanent


Posted 70 day ago

Screening question:

Are you eligible to live and work in the UK?

Job description

Calling all L2 NDT technicians who have experience working in the Marine, offshore Oil & Gas and Energy sectors.

  • Want to become an integral part of this company's growth in the field of advanced non-destructive testing?
  • They value their experts and are willing to provide ongoing professional development to ensure you become a leader in advanced NDT.
  • Certification in UT is essential; ET, highly desirable, with the addition of PAUT and/or ToFD, or any other advanced UT or ET technique, being a bonus.

My client has developed an in-house NDT solution that is a game-changer in corrosion mapping. This has led to a greatly increased order book. Therefore, I am seeking experienced Level 2 NDT technicians to support the Principal of NDT Services in the growth of the department - exciting times ahead.

This company provides specialist advice on a wide range of inter-disciplinary areas including nautical services, marine and energy loss adjusting, metallurgy, inspection and non-destructive testing and marine engineering.

Overall Objective of Role:

  • This is a permanent staff position. You must be able to operate out of a Liverpool site and be willing to deploy globally when required.
  • Become highly skilled in a number of advanced NDT/NDE methods.
  • Execute corrosion mapping and welding inspection, utilising complex UT & ET methods on marine & offshore structures, static plant equipment, and extraneous piping/tubing in a variety of environments.
  • Issue interim and final reports, detailing descriptions of examination and anomalies, stating suitability for service in accordance with regulations such as IACS Class Rule, ASME/ASNT, API and PED.
  • Ensure that the Safety Policies and Procedures are adhered to insofar as is reasonably practicable.

Essential Skills

  •   Minimum of 5 years’ experience related to specific job description.
  •    Broad knowledge of marine & offshore structures along with condition monitoring and diagnostic engineering techniques.
  •    PCN Level 2 Eddy Current Testing (ECT) in any of the following (Forgings/Welds/Tubes) highly desirable
  •    PCN Level 2 Ultrasonic Testing (UT) 3:1 & 3:2 in addition 3:8 & 3:9 would be beneficial
  •    PCN Level 2 Phased Array Ultrasonic Testing (PAUT) beneficial not essential
  •    PCN Level 2 in a basic surface method of testing (VT, MT or PT)
  •    Experience in advanced ET methods namely Eddy Current Array (ECA) & Pulsed Eddy Current (PEC) is highly desirable
  •    Experience in Corrosion Mapping surveys
  •    Experience with any of the following Corrosion Mapping systems highly desirable. Systems such as: - Eddyfi LYFT - Reddy ECA - M2M R Scan Array - Olympus Hydroform - Sliverwing RMS & Floormap
  •    Experience interpreting and editing schematics in AutoCAD
  •    Demonstrable experience in using advanced NDE software and analytical tools
  •    Good understanding of HSSE management systems and Risk Assessment methodology
  •    Well versed in internationally accepted codes, standards and practices
  •    Good understanding of degradation mechanisms affecting fixed equipment and infrastructure in Marine, Offshore Oil & Gas and Energy industries
  •    Full UK Driving License
  •    Highly motivated and proactive individual with excellent attention to detail
  •    A motivated, approachable and enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude
  •    Good communication skills
  •    Good IT skills, including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

Salary benefits

Allowances when engaged out of the office to undertake inspection duties: For onshore inspections in UK or overseas – £120 per day; For offshore inspections – £175 per day. Extensive and generous allowances are available in addition to salary.

 Job benefits

·         Bonus – Discretionary Bonus scheme

·         Annual Leave – 22 days, plus additional day for each years’ service up to a maximum 25

·         Pension Scheme – salary exchange of 5% with company contributions at 5%

·         Car Mileage Allowance (use of own car for business purposes) of 45p per mile can be claimed for business related travel, excluding commuting to normal place of work

·         Private Medical Insurance – to cover employee and immediate family, upon successful completion of probation period

·         Permanent Health Insurance Scheme – subject to the current scheme rules

·         Accidental Death in Service – to cover accidental death whilst discharging the duties of the role

·         Cycle to Work Scheme

·         Dental insurance – taxable benefit and is an ideal way to spread the cost of dental treatment

·         Employee Assistance Programme – free helpline

·         Eye Tests

·         Employee Health Screening

·         Employee Loans

·         Subsidised Gym Membership for employee and family members

·         Shares – Option to participate in the following shares schemes:  Save As You Earn scheme  SIP shares through the Partnership share scheme  Service shares following 3 years’ service  Share Market access to purchase shares in the parent company

Job responsibilities

·         Execute corrosion mapping and welding inspection, utilising complex UT & ET methods on marine & offshore structures, static plant equipment, and extraneous piping/tubing in a variety of environments.

·         Work as part of a project team to create detailed technical reports for corrosion mapping.

·         Inform the Managing, Senior or Principal engineer, without delay, when any inspected equipment or NDE results indicate an item is not fit for service.

·         Be able to deploy globally at short notice in-case of an immediate reactive solution requirement.

·         Assist in equipment functionality checks, calibrations, and competency tests.

·         Perform any assigned tasks with due diligence regarding the company’s integrated quality management systems.

·         Any other ad-hoc duties which fall within the individual’s abilities.

For more details and how to apply, click here 

Feel free to contact me for an informal chat if you would like to know more:
01793 200169

NDT Resources Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency (introducing candidates for employment by the hirer) as defined under the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003 (UK) in respect of the job title detailed above.

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