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Technician, Non-Destructive Inspection Posted on Jan 11, 2018 by Mistras Canada, Inc.

  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $19.47 to $43.72 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 80.5 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 10 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 10, 2018
Job Requirements


Mistras Canada, Inc.





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

  • NRCAN Certification Liquid Penetrant testing Level 2
  • NRCAN Certification Magnetic Particle testing Level 2
  • Nondestructive Testing Certificate
  • NRCAN Certification Industrial Radiography Level 2
  • NRCAN Certification Industrial Ultrasonics - Level 1


2 years to less than 3 years

Area of Work Experience


Testing Equipment and Methods

  • Ultrasonic
  • Radiographic
  • Nondestructive testing
  • Magnetic particle
  • Liquid penetrant

Specific Skills

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

Security and Safety

Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Overtime required

Work Location Information

Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Reliability

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

Feb 10, 2018

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 Technician, Non-Destructive Inspection is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Nondestructive Testers and Inspectors
NOC code: 2261

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


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


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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