Construction NDT & Welding Inspector

Date: 12/11/2019
Place of work: Rijeka, Croatia

Job Title:

Construction NDT & Welding Inspector, NWI




DCU Rijeka

Job Location:

Rijeka, Croatia

Job type/Contract:

Temporary, start date ASAP

Salary range:

Competitive salary package with benefits

Job summary/Role description

The Project relates to execution of engineering, procurement of all equipment and materials, construction and erection work for a new Delayed Coking Unit with coke handling and ship loading, Sour Water Stripper, Amine Recovery units and the revamping of Hydrocracker, Sulphur Recovery, and Utilities & Offsites units.

Construction NDT & Welding Inspector, NWI verifies that welded joints, post-weld heat treatments and non-destructive tests are correctly performed according to the approved specifications prepared by the relevant engineering departments and relevant approved Subcontractor’s documents.

Duties and responsibilities

  • To witness the welding coupon and destructive non-destructive test execution on shop or at Laboratories for preparation of Procedure Qualification Record (PQR);
  • To support the home office Welding Group during cycle for the approval of Procedure Qualification Record (PQR), Welding Procedure Specification (WPS) and PWHT procedure;
  • To witness the Subcontractor Welder Qualification process;
  • To check that welding material respects the requirements of the approved WPS;
  • To check that welding machines and ovens are continuously calibrated;
  • To check that shop and field welds are performed in compliance with PROJECT specifications and with approved WPS/PQR, NDE and PWHT Procedures, etc.;
  • To witness the execution of non-destructive tests, heat treatment and hardness test;
  • To check the execution of positive material identification test;
  • To grant that welding activities and the tests are recorded by Subcontractors in the welding data base;
  • To check that all repairs are performed correctly, and non-destructive tests are regularly repeated;
  • To obtain any necessary approval from Home Office Welding Group for deviation, as appropriate, to welding procedures and for performing repairs requiring special procedures;
  • To verify the adequacy of information on NDE Reports;
  • To verify that adequate and valid welder approvals are available and that only approved welders as required are used in production.

Knowledge & Qualifications

  • University Degree or Diploma in a relevant discipline or equivalent


  • Relevant experience in construction/modernisation of Industrial sector/ EPC projects large petrochemical plants;

  • At least 3 years of experience in the specific discipline;

  • Similar role covered at least in last three projects of comparable size;

  • Experience working on Contractor side;

  • NDT RT and UT level 2.

Skills and Abilities

  • Fluent English;

  • Excellent IT and analytical skills;

  • Excellent communications, team-oriented and interpersonal skills;

  • Attention to details;

  • Self-motivation and direction, with a strong bias toward timely performance and problem resolution.

Special Requirements and Comments

Only spontaneous candidates with significant experience, consistent with the relevant field, will be considered for this position.