Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Plant Inspector
Published on: 07/28/20

Middle East
Job Description

Ensuring Integrity & safe operability of Hydrocarbon Pressure retaining equipment, pipework and Structure at Offshore production complexes, by Integrity Inspection, co-ordination and implementation of specialised Integrity inspection testing and techniques. In conjunction with Head of Inspection, plans, organises and co-ordinates inspection and logistical requirements relating to both outside of shutdown and during shutdown, ensuring that any invasive inspection on equipment is conducted to minimise down time. Co-ordinates conventional and specialised integrity assessment of pipe work, pressure vessels and structures. Determines repair requirements from inspection results. Informs Head of Inspection of any detrimental findings relating to any inspections or surveys conducted. Implements the relevant departmental, operational, and quality procedures. Review technical data, drawings and pipe work isometrics, outlines specific conclusions and recommendations.


Minimum of 8 years’ experience in the Inspection Field of Static Plant, Structures Pipework and Pipelines during construction and installation, Pressure retaining Equipment assessments both on stream and during shutdowns, including recertification and testing of safety relief systems.

Minimum of 5 Years shall have been spent at offshore locations.

Must have thorough knowledge of codes & standards relating to fabrication and on stream assessments of pressure vessels, piping, heat exchangers, storage tanks etc.

Trained with APMS, IMS & RBI software Systems and understanding RBI Methodology.

Shall have experience in welding examinations.

Sound understanding and implementation of Asset Integrity Quality Systems.

HND or BSc in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent Possession of current International approved certification e.g. CSWIP/PCN achieved through approved formal training is a mandatory requirement. Should possess membership of a professional association applicable to trade/discipline and be computer literate.

Approval shall be:

 C.S.W.I.P 3.2 Senior Welding Inspector.

 C.S.W.I.P /PCN Ultrasonic Testing Level II

 C.S.W.I.P /PCN Magnetic Particle Inspection.

 C.S.W.I.P /PCN Dye Penetrant Inspection.

 API 510 & API 570 Authorized Inspector