Construction NDT & Welding Inspector

Date: 08/03/2022
Place of work: Bursa, Turkey


Job Title:

Construction NDT & Welding Inspector, NWI


Gemlik Gubre

Job Location:

Bursa, Turkey

Job type/Contract:

Temporary, start date ASAP

Salary range:

Competitive salary package with benefits


·       Single status;

·       Transport and accommodation allowances;

·       Mobilisation/Demobilisation tickets;

·       Health Insurance.

Job summary/Role description

The Project relates to the implementation of a new Urea and UAN (Urea Ammonium Nitrate solution) plant in Gemlik, 125 km south of Istanbul, Turkey.

The plant will have the capacity of 1,640 MTPD of Granular Urea and 500 MTPD of UAN, and will run on the market leading urea technology of Stamicarbon, a fully owned subsidiary of the Maire Tecnimont Group. The Scope of Work concerns the execution of engineering, supply of all equipment and materials and construction and erection works.

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 relevant discipline or equivalent.


·     Relevant experience in construction/modernisation of large Petrochemical plants/ EPC projects;

·       Minimum 5 years’ experience in the specific discipline;

·       Similar role covered in last three projects, of comparable size;

·       Experience working on Contractor side

Skills and Abilities

·       Native Turkish speaker;

·       Fluent English;

·       Excellent IT and analytical skills;

·       Attention to detail, excellent communications skills;

·    Strong interpersonal, team-oriented skills, self-motivation and direction, with strong bias toward timely performance and problem resolution.

Special Requirements and Comments

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

Only spontaneous candidates will be considered for this role