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Job Details

Technician, Non-Destructive Inspection

Employer

Acuren

Date Posted

July 07, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
    Regina, SK
  • Earnings $42.77 to $45.43 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 6  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 06, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Acuren

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

NRCAN Certification Ultrasonic testing Level 2

Experience

5 years or more

Area of Work Experience

  • Oil or gas pipelines
  • Mining and exploration
  • Hydro and utilities

Testing Equipment and Methods

  • Ultrasonic
  • Nondestructive testing

Specific Skills

  • Set up and operate radiographic equipment
  • Prepare, conduct and interpret liquid penetrant inspection
  • 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
  • Instruct and supervise trainees

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Urban area
  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

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

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.

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