Local NDT Assistants - Outages - Chattanooga, TN
NDT.org Job Number: 71347 * Please reference NDT.org Job Number on all correspondence
Contact: Stephen Bertolet
Phone: 404-291-5799
Company: Applied Technical Services, Inc.
State: TN Tennessee
Contact: Stephen Bertolet
Country: United States
Length: 1-3 Months
Pay: DOE
Applied Technical Services Inc. (ATS) is a nationally recognized engineering, testing and inspection firm with extensive capabilities in metallurgy, materials testing, chemical analysis, non-destructive testing, forensics, engineering, fire and explosion investigations and calibration services. ATS is headquartered in Marietta, GA with over 30 branch offices and approximately 1000 employees throughout the US. Since 1967 ATS has established an excellent reputation in the aerospace, automotive, chemical, general manufacturing, pulp and paper, marine, transportation, construction and utility industries.

We are seeking temporary Local NDT Assistants to help support upcoming Outages in Chattanooga, TN. Applicants must be willing to travel. The work is estimated duration is 2 months with potential fulltime opportunities.

Responsibilities and Duties:

- Assist with the set up and help calibrate nondestructive testing equipment
- Help conduct tests to ensure quality or detect discontinuities (defects) using NDT methods of inspection
- Assist in establishing techniques for proper examination of objects under inspection, ensuring strict adherence to safety regulations
- Assist in applying testing criteria in accordance with applicable specifications or standards and evaluate results
- Interpret radiographers, cathode ray tube (CRT) or digital readouts, conductivity meters and visual indicators
- Organize and report test results
- Perform specialized inspections
- Perform other job related tasks as assigned by management

Requirements/Skills: NDT Assistants


- Strong work ethic
- Must be dependable
- Must have exceptional safety and quality awareness
- Strong mechanical aptitude
- Must be adaptable to changing schedules
- Exceptional attention to detail
- Team work
- Ability to follow directions and procedures
- Must have the willingness to travel


- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Some college preferred
- Experience in an industrial setting
- NDT Level I Certification preferred
- Technical background in NDT methods and procedures preferred
- Knowledge of NDT equipment preferred

Work Conditions:

- Must be able to wear safety equipment as required by the safety department for personal protection
- May be required to travel to client locations and sites
- Ability to lift and carry 50 pounds
- Sufficient vision or other powers of observation, with or without reasonable accommodations, which permits employee to investigations

Minimum Requirements:
- Shop math and print reading skills
- Ability to use computers for data entry
- Able to travel
- Ability to effectively communicate with other departments, and customers to solve problems
- Ability to learn and comply with all company policies and procedures
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Excellent communication skills written and verbal
- Applicants must complete a drug screen and have a valid driverˇ¦s license with a clean driving record


Applied Technical Services is an equal opportunity employer where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination due to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.

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