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Non-Destructive Test Technician Posted on Oct 31, 2017 by Acuren

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $42.41 to $49.76 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 20 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 21, 2017
Job Requirements

Employer

Acuren

Languages

English

Education

Other trades certificate or diploma

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

  • NRCAN Certification Eddy Current testing Level 2
  • NRCAN Certification Liquid Penetrant testing Level 2
  • NRCAN Certification Magnetic Particle testing Level 2
  • NRCAN Certification Ultrasonic testing Level 2
  • CWB Visual Inspector Certification Level 2
  • NRCAN Certification Industrial Radiography Level 2
  • CWB Welding Inspector Certification Level 2
  • National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) accreditation

Experience

5 years or more

Area of Work Experience

  • Oil or gas pipelines
  • Mining and exploration
  • Construction

Testing Equipment and Methods

  • Acoustic emission
  • Visual inspection
  • Vibration analysis
  • Ultrasonic
  • Radiographic
  • Nondestructive testing
  • Magnetic particle
  • Liquid penetrant
  • Eddy current

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

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Confidential security clearance
  • Basic security clearance

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is available

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.

By e-mail:

mjanes@acuren.com

Advertised Until

Dec 21, 2017

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.

NOC & Interest Codes
The Non-Destructive Test Technician is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nondestructive Testers and Inspectors
NOC code: 2261
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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