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Job Details

Non-Destructive Test Technician

Employer

RAE Engineering and Inspection Ltd.

Date Posted

November 23, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $50.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 23, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

RAE Engineering and Inspection Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

  • Other trades certificate or diploma
  • Quality Control Technology/Technician
  • Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • Industrial Radiologic Technology/Technician

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Area of Work Experience

  • Oil or gas pipelines
  • Large pressure vessels
  • Hydro and utilities

Testing Equipment and Methods

  • Ultrasonic
  • Nondestructive testing
  • Magnetic particle

Specific Skills

  • Set up and operate radiographic equipment
  • Maintain test result reports
  • Establish NDI techniques and calibration standards
  • Develop and interpret radiographic film
  • Conduct tests to ensure quality or detect defects
  • Calibrate, test and interpret ultrasonic equipment
  • Set up, calibrate, operate and interpret magnetic particle, eddy current, liquid penetrant, acoustic emission, and infrared thermographic equipment
  • Establish techniques for proper examination of objects under inspection, ensuring strict adherence to safety regulations
  • Interpret radiographs, cathode ray tube (CRT) or digital readouts, conductivity meters and visual indicators

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Workplace information

On the road job


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 23, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The Non-Destructive Test Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Nondestructive Testers and Inspectors
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to set up and calibrate nondestructive testing equipment, and to conduct tests to ensure quality and detect defects; may perform specialized inspections using acoustic emission, vibration analysis, infrared thermography and laser shearography testing methods

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to interpret radiographs, readouts, meters and visual indicators and to evaluate test results

METHODICAL

Interest in speaking to organize and report test results; and in applying testing criteria according to specifications and standards; may instruct and supervise trainees

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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