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Ultrasonic Technician - Non-Destructive Testing

Employer

NORTECH ADVANCED N.D.T LTD.

Date Posted

May 29, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $44.90 to $52.71 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 35 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Jun 28, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

NORTECH ADVANCED N.D.T LTD.

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Hot
  • Outdoors
  • Wet/damp

Work setting

  • Urban area
  • Various locations
  • Remote location
  • Willing to relocate

Tasks

  • Conduct tests to ensure quality or detect defects
  • Establish NDI techniques and calibration standards
  • Calibrate, test and interpret ultrasonic equipment
  • Establish techniques for proper examination of objects under inspection, ensuring strict adherence to safety regulations
  • Instruct and supervise trainees
  • Maintain test result reports

Supervision

1 to 2 people

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

NRCAN Certification Ultrasonic testing Level 2

Testing equipment and methods

Ultrasonic

Area of work experience

  • Large pressure vessels
  • Metal processing
  • Oil or gas pipelines

Security and safety

Basic security clearance

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Willing to travel

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Cellular phone

Personal suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized

Experience

5 years or more

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Night shift premium
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Variable or compressed work week

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Ultrasonic Technician - Non-Destructive Testing 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 for this NOC group 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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