Inspection Engineer

Basic Info

Location
Warrington, Cheshire, United Kingdom
Job type
Full-Time
Contract
Regular/Permanent
Design and Engineering
Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

Inspection of pressurised equipment, tanks and piping to meet regulatory and client requirements

Your responsibilities

  • Preparing and reviewing Written Schemes of Examination (WSE)
  • Identifying preparation requirements from the WSE
  • Examination in accordance with the WSE
  • Undertaking simple NDT – ultrasonic thickness checks, magnetic particle, dye penetrant
  • Coordination of NDT providers for extensive requirements or specialist methods,
  • Preparation of clear reports including photographs
  • Assessment of deterioration
  • Reviewing design calculations and sentencing defects
  • Coordinating repairs
  • Participation in Risk Based Inspection studies
  • The Inspection Engineer reports to the Head of Department. For large shutdowns the inspection Engineer is required to coordinate their work with other inspectors. For repairs and fitness for service the Inspection Engineer coordinates with functional engineers to define the optimum solution.
  • This role requires interaction with client maintenance managers and technical staff. Also the Inspection Engineer will on behalf of ABB or the client coordinate NDE contractors and supervise fabrication activities at fabricators.

Your background

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Eye for detail
  • Ability to accurately follow procedures
  • Understanding of engineering principles
  • Able to make and defend difficult decisions
  • Ability to interact and work with others
  • Mechanical Engineering background
  • Desirable
  • Chemical or oil and gas sector experience
  • Understanding of fabrication or repair of pressure equipment
  • Experience of non-destructive examination techniques
  • Man-management experience

More about us

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.

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