Inspection Advisors x3 - E&I, Static & Rotating

Job Title: Inspection Advisors x3 - E&I, Static & Rotating
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basingstoke, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-01-29
Reference: BH-122951-2
Contact Name: Greg Auburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2020 11:08

Job Description

Client: O&G Operator

Role:3x Inspection Advisor(s) – Level 3

Positions: 1x E,I&T, 1x Static & 1x Rotating 

Location: Home based with visits to contractors/manufacturers in Europe and Asia

Rate: Negotiable

Duration: 12 months rolling


Requirements: 20 years + of O&G Client / Operator experience.  

Elligable to travel across Europe & Asia without visa restrictions


MAIN FUNCTIONS: Promote safety within area of specialty

- Provide a very high level of quality expertise in inspection disciplines such as rotating equipment, instrumentation and electrical equipment, fixed equipment or Non-Destructive Examination (NDE) (e.g. NDE Level III for instance)

- Advise on all quality matters associated with procurement and installation of equipment - Monitor production processes and perform surveillance activities in a manufacturing or fabrication environment.

- Coordinate and oversee activities of 3rd party and/or Contractor source inspectors - Perform surveillance activities, quality inspection activities in accordance with the Inspection and Test Plans (ITPs)

- Provide direction to suppliers on quality management. Review and evaluate Contractor’s and Suppliers" quality documents for accuracy and adequacy

- Manage interfaces and coordination between Suppliers, Contractors, Quality Supervision and other Project Team disciplines (e.g. Engineering, Construction)

- Lead development and execution of detailed oversight program for high criticality activities or critical equipment inspections.

- Participate in Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs), final inspection release activities, review of supplier Quality Control documents and support closure of punch list items

- Keep Quality supervision updated with status of quality issues.



Provide leadership / expertise in quality inspection activities, make judgments and decisions the technical and physical adequacy of associated equipment and systems

- Provides input to and validate Contractor’s / Supplier procedures for inspection and for testing / examining components

- Generate, review and revise operational procedures for inspection and test equipment

- Interface with Quality and Engineering disciplines to provide inspection and testing expertise in the development and review of drawings, procedures and Project plans

- Support project with the development of method statements and/or examination technique recommendations for equipment inspections; travel to construction and/or fabrication site when requested to review and make technical advice for compliance with specified requirements

- Coordinate activities of 3rd party and Contractor’s inspectors within discipline, in conjunction with Supplier’s Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) team

- Utilize Quality Management expertise to perform audits and/or assessments of Contractors / Supplier implementation of inspection activities and document deficiencies

- Perform supplementary inspections and verifications in accordance with requirements of the Inspection and Testing Plan (ITP) and the Project Surveillance Plan(s)

- Provide early warning of potential quality problems and the expertise to avoid / resolve them



- Bachelors or Advanced degree in Engineering or Science preferred

- 20+ years" experience executing project construction or quality assurance/control of procurement or construction activities

- Experience in the Oil & Gas industry in a project Quality Management supervisory role

- Manufacturing, fabrication or construction experience related to project scope

- Recent experience in selected inspection discipline

- Willing and able to business travel (domestic/overseas) to project sites to provide various levels of support

- Must be proficient in common PC software (MS Word, MS Excel, etc.) - Read, write and speak fluent English with strong management, leadership and communication skills