Inspection Engineer

  • Category
    Engineering - Maintenance
  • Location
    Grangemouth, Falkirk
  • External Reference
  • OrganizationType

Spring Engineering have an exclusive permanent staff opening for an experience Inspection Engineer to join their client's organization based in Grangemouth.

Suitable candidates must have a relevant degree (or equivalent) and will have experience and knowledge of working on a COMAH site.

The Inspection Engineer will be responsible for leading inspections plans and monitor with regards to pressure and atmospheric vessels, piping, safety valves, hoses, in compliance with the regulations and the plant asset integrity procedures.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Liaise with third party inspectors and service providers.
Produce reports detailing the findings of asset inspections, collate third party reports and other relevant documentation and ensure these are filed electronically in ANTEA inspection manager.
Make sure that equipment is inspected in time by a competent person and statement on fitness for service is issued.
For assets within the scope of PSSR this task will be the responsibility of a third party Competent Person, but for tanks and pipework fitness for service may be assessed by the Inspection Engineer, provided they are suitably experienced and qualified to do so.
Manage the RBI process by convening teams drawn from other departments in order to assess risks and likelihood of potential failure mechanisms and to determine how these mechanisms are to be managed.
Conduct post-inspection and other periodic reviews of RBI assessments.
Lead the actions from inspections (recommendations, mandatories): create notifications in SAP and monitoring the scheduling of works (by WONs).
Gather and examine maintainability data to define repair techniques/principles/procedures with the goal of continuously improving of the reliability of systems; Process fault reports providing support to the manager; including detailed routine calculations, using appropriate indices of monitoring the failure events; an example is to be able to manage a fitness for service.
Look after the definition of parameters and necessary techniques/methodologies to carry out preventive maintenance plans

Candidate skills and requirements:

Mechanical, Maintenance, NDT Engineering Degree (or equivalent) with experience
HND (or equivalent) in Mechanical, Maintenance, NDT Discipline with experience, preferably within also an upper tier COMAH site and experience as supervisor of inspections jobs (NDT, inspections)
Knowledge and experience on inspection analysis (for example NDT ultrasonic for thickness and cracks, magnetic particle inspection, die penetrant, RX, PEC, TECA, acoustic emission, eddy current, wave acoustics, floor scanner, metallographic replications)
Experience of managing and supervision of contractors.
Supported on major outages, plant shutdowns (TAR's).
Computer literate with Word, Excel, Microsoft project, SAP (Experience of CMMS), experience in a permit to work system and RAMS, ANTEA inspection manager is an advantage (or equivalent IDMS)

Please apply on-line with up to date CV.

Spring Engineering Solutions (a trading name of Roevin Management Services Limited) acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Spring Engineering Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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