NDT Engineer - Level III

In support of our client, a large steel manufacturer, ResourceTek is seeking an NDT Engineer - Level III to join their team near Latrobe, PA.  The right candidate will assist in the review, interpretation, and preparation of non-destructive testing requirements and procedures.  This is a direct hire opportunity.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Assists in the training of personnel as related to NDT Personnel Qualification and Certification programs for qualifying operators.
  • Interfaces with customers and other third-party auditors regarding technical questions related to NDT.
  • Supports NDT operations by providing training and troubleshooting as required.
  • Reviews and approves certifications from outside testing sources.
  • Participates in the improvement and standardization of NDT processes, equipment and instrumentation based on company best practices.
  • Interacts with product metallurgists to improve product quality.
  • Implements process controls (SPC) to establish and maintain process capability using statistical methods.
  • Participates in external and internal audits of NDT operations.
  • Assists with third party audits of NDT operations such as customer, AS9100 and Nadcap audits
  • Helps to establish a framework for gathering and synthesizing data to effectively detect and solve quality issues to prevent recurrence using appropriate quality strategies, tools, and techniques.
  • Participate in developing and implementing new NDT equipment and processes.
  • Makes recommendations to establish and implement preventive maintenance, calibrations, tests, analyses, and evaluation of NDT processes.
  • Assists in maintaining records, logs, and other formal documentation required for specific nondestructive calibrations, evaluations, and certification.
  • Participates in the establishment of the qualification program for nondestructive testing personnel and procedures.
  • Reviews nondestructive testing specifications accompanying customer orders or inquiries and assists in the review of specification abstracts.
  • Forecasts and plans resource requirements for projects or teams
  • Effectively manages projects or teams, including the coordination of outside resources.
  • Ensures a safe workplace.
  • Complete all other duties, tasks, and projects as requested.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Four- year college technical degree or demonstrated equivalent experience as determined by NDT management.
  • Qualified and certifiable to NDT Level III in the UT Method as defined in SNT-TC-1A, NAS 410.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience with various customer specifications as determined by NDT management.
  • Expert knowledge of:
    • NDT system management
    • NDT audit and corrective action processes
    • Root cause problem solving
  • Ability to operate a computer workstation and various software programs to support and continuously improve the audit process.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing guidance, assistance, and expertise to others in the form of training, coaching, and facilitating the audit process.
  • Ability to develop the NDT audit schedule and comply with planned arrangements.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to include written, verbal and listening.
  • Possess working knowledge of statistical process control methods.
  • Proficiency with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

 

PREFERRED

  • Certification in other NDT methods
  • Ability to demonstrate diplomacy, patience, self-discipline, non-bias, honesty, resilience, professionalism, and an analytical mindset.
  • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks and make appropriate decisions.
  • Ability to work independently of others and be self-directive and goal oriented.
  • Ability to work in a team as the Team Leader or on the team with other auditors (when required)

 

Company offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including life, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, disability coverage, 401k with company contributions as well as many other options to employees. Equal Opportunity Employer.