Tank / Facility inspectors are responsible for the inspection of construction of tank and facilities in the oil and gas industry. He or she must be able to interpret all engineering drawings of the project.
Perform internal and external inspections to determine if it meets the acceptance criteria of a specific code, standard or document.
Properly interpret regulations, codes and industry standards.
Use a computer to compile and submit daily reports, inspection reports, and inter‐office communications.
Compile and submit completed inspection report in a timely manner.
Pay attention to detail and be capable of recommending and approving repairs as well as performing visual inspection of completed work.
Be proficient with standard computer software (such as MS Word and Excel) and be able to write detailed inspection and reports while maintaining an organized system of files.
Ensure that all client safety policies and procedures are being followed.
To quality, applicants must hold a current API 653 Certification and have API Inspection work experience.
Individuals must be technically competent and knowledgeable in the application of the current inspection codes.
Other certifications that are beneficial to this position inlude AWS-CWI and NACE.
The API 1169 is highly recommended as it will be required by all inspectors by 2019.