Sr Equipment Inspector
Houston, TX 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description

Are you inspired by "what's next"? So are we.

When you join the Albemarle team, you contribute to a better tomorrow. You will play a role in powering many of the world's largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. We are putting innovation to work to improve people's lives and we want YOU to be a part of it.

Job Description

Albemarle is for an Equipment Inspector to join our Bayport site. The candidate should be in certified in one or more of the following:

  • Pressure Vessel Inspector (API - 510) Piping Inspector (API - 570) Above Ground Storage Tank Inspector (API - 653) CWI

  • Level II Certifications in a minimum of 4 of the following:

  • (BT) Bubble Leak Testing

  • (MT) Magnetic Particle Testing

  • (PT) Liquid Penetrant Testing

  • (RT) Radiographic Film Interpretation

  • (UT) Ultrasonic Testing

  • (VT) Visual Testing

Essential Duties:

  • Inspect/accept required welds performed by Albemarle nested contractors.

  • Witness required hydrostatic tests for acceptance.

  • Provide off-site equipment inspection/acceptance services for all Albemarle sites that have work being performed at Houston area fabrication/repair shops.

  • Oversee Albemarle nested contractor welder program.

  • Provide communication to the plant for inspections that are coming due (SAP & Excel).

  • Provide inspector services on pressure vessels as required by plant requirements.

  • Assist in developing repair methods for field site repairs and alterations as required by inspection findings and equipment failures.

  • Assist Engineering with the rerating of pressure vessels using accepted API methods.

  • Provide inspector services to required (per API-570 and plant procedures) plant piping systems.

  • Provide inspection services on above ground storage tanks (as required by API 653).

  • Complete reports as required and maintain the equipment files, to include both the conventional and electronic databased files.

  • Handle all recommendations as required (SAP & reporting) and interface with the field personnel on their planning and execution.

  • Verify Code Materials are proper by accepted methods such as heat numbers.

  • Verify the Material Test Report and/or Certificate of Compliance per the Material Specifications and any other applicable requirements.

  • Maintain all test equipment within calibration requirements.

  • Review/accept heat treatment procedures provided by contracting firms employed for use on Albemarle equipment.

  • Review of site inspection lists to ensure all equipment is covered and in compliance with applicable industry requirements.

  • Management of inspection related contractors.

  • Ownership and development of the site QA/QC program.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Proficiency in SAP and Microsoft Office Suite.

  • High School Degree or GED Required.

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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