• Nigeria
  • City

  • Port Harcourt
  • Industry

  • Engineering and Construction , Internal Vacancies , Oil & Gas
  • Job Type

  • Office , Onsite
  • Posting date

  • February 1, 2024


Helen Nnebuife Ukandu

  • Contract
  • Nigeria
  • Competitive NGN / Hour

Website WTS Energy

Construction NDT & Welding Inspector

February 1, 2024

Job Description


Job Roles/Responsibilities:

  1. Welding Inspection:
    • Conduct inspections to ensure welding processes comply with project specifications, codes, and industry standards.
    • Verify the integrity of welded joints, identifying and addressing any defects or deviations.
  2. NDT Oversight:
    • Coordinate and perform Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) activities, including ultrasonic testing, radiographic testing, magnetic particle testing, and dye penetrant testing.
    • Interpret NDT results and provide recommendations for corrective actions.
  3. Quality Assurance:
    • Establish and enforce quality assurance measures for welding and NDT activities, ensuring compliance with industry standards and project requirements.
  4. Documentation and Reporting:
    • Maintain comprehensive records of welding inspections and NDT results, generating detailed reports for project leadership and stakeholders.
  5. Coordination with Welding Crews:
    • Collaborate with welding crews to provide guidance on proper welding techniques, materials, and equipment usage.
  6. Vendor and Supplier Coordination:
    • Coordinate with vendors and suppliers to ensure the delivery of quality welding materials and equipment, inspecting incoming materials for compliance.
  7. Safety Compliance:
    • Enforce safety protocols during welding and NDT activities, ensuring that all team members adhere to safety regulations and guidelines.
  8. Training and Development:
    • Conduct training sessions for project personnel involved in welding and NDT, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of procedures and safety protocols.
  9. Code Compliance:
    • Ensure compliance with relevant welding codes and standards, such as ASME, AWS, and API, as applicable to the project.
  10. Visual Inspection:
    • Perform visual inspections of welds and materials to identify surface defects and ensure visual conformity with project requirements.
  11. Problem-Solving Abilities:
    • Address and resolve issues related to welding and NDT, providing technical expertise and recommendations for corrective actions.


  1. Education:
    • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Welding Technology, or a related field. Relevant certifications in welding inspection and NDT are highly desirable.
  2. Certifications:
    • Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) and additional NDT certifications (e.g., ASNT Level II in multiple methods) are preferred.
  3. Experience:
    • Minimum of 8 years of progressive experience in welding inspection and NDT, with a significant focus on construction projects, including those in crude refining.
  4. Industry Knowledge:
    • In-depth knowledge of welding processes, materials, and NDT methods in the context of construction and crude refining projects.
  5. Quality Control Skills:
    • Proven experience in implementing and overseeing quality control measures for welding and NDT activities.
  6. Project Management:
    • Proficient in project management principles, with the ability to coordinate welding inspection and NDT activities within the broader context of construction projects.
  7. Communication Skills:
    • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, to convey technical information effectively to diverse stakeholders.
  8. Safety Focus:
    • Strong commitment to safety protocols and procedures, ensuring a safe working environment for all team members involved in welding and NDT.
  9. Regulatory Knowledge:
    • Familiarity with relevant welding codes and standards, as well as industry regulations governing construction and refining projects.
  10. Adaptability:
    • Ability to adapt to changing project requirements and priorities in a

dynamic construction and crude refining environment.

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