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NDT.org Job Number: 73916 * Please reference NDT.org Job Number on all correspondence
Contact: Peter Roy
Phone: 1888-578-9066
Company: Acuren Inspection
State: TX Texas
Contact: Peter Roy
Country: United States
Length: Perm Positions no relocation needed
Pay: travel roles

With 90 locations throughout North America, Acuren Inspection, Inc. is the leader in Nondestructive Testing (NDT). Providing a wide range of services in many industries including: Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Pipeline, Power Generation, Pulp and Paper, Construction, Fabrication, Automotive, and Aerospace. Inspection is our history and our focus for growth. We are a Rockwood company, the worldwide leader in NDT service and technology with over 4,000 technical professionals in Acuren and Hellier NDT Training - NDT firms run by NDT people!

Pipeline Integrity Technicians Conroe TX (work executed nationally)

Pipeline Integrity Technician Conroe TX
Consistent over time
Generous Sign on Bonus

Please apply www.acuren.com


Working in the Pipeline Integrity Services group, a range of technical and operational assignments will be conducted relating to pipeline field examination, analysis, review, and reporting of pipeline inspection data, ultimately supporting our customers’ pipeline integrity management programs. Approximately 90% of this role will be spent in the field, field office, and traveling across the US. 10% of time will be spent at the home division location. The PLI Technician will work independently for extended periods in remote areas.

Acuren’s PLI service line deploys the latest equipment and technologies as we continue to invest in our employees to grow in their careers and add certifications:

Guided Ultrasonics – Wavemaker G4
Laser scanning – Creaform (Handyscan)
Ultrasonic Phased Array – Omiscan MX2
In-situ Material Verification – Frontics IIT
Positive Material Identification – XRF/LIBS/OES

Position Scope Information

Experience working with pipeline integrity or pipeline maintenance positions and extensive knowledge of quality and safety requirements to properly perform inspections and interpret results.

Adherence to Acuren and customer required procedures and specifications, including reports.
Perform direct assessment of as-found pipe condition, including coating assessment, soils and topography, and cathodic protection.

Perform direct examination to assess pipe for cracks, corrosion, deformation, and manufacturing anomalies.
Correlate as-found pipe features to Inline Inspection (ILI) log

Conduct fit-for-service evaluations as per ASME B31.3 and RSTRENG.

Conduct hazard assessments prior to beginning work and follow safe work procedures.
Provide clients with quality services in a timely manner.
Follow regulatory requirements, work to codes, procedures, and techniques.
Be responsible for the custody, care and correct use of valuable technical equipment, tools, machinery, publications, materials, job items, vehicles, and other assets.
Position Requirements

Candidate must have current and valid Magnetic Particle Testing Level 2 and Ultrasonic Shearwave Level 2
Candidate must have at least one of the following certifications or endorsements:
Creaform 3D Laser Scanning (Handyscan)
Automated Corrosion Scan Mapping
Ultrasonic Phased Array or TOFD
In-situ Material Verification (Frontics or MMT HSD Tester)
Candidate preference for NACE Level CIP Level I / CP Level I.
Calibration and set up of NDE equipment.
Understanding of Pipeline Integrity processes, techniques, and procedures.
Compose and write pipeline integrity inspection reports, including assisting other pipeline integrity technicians with reporting.
Maintaining metrics on reporting, costs, productivity, and priority digs.
Updating pipeline integrity databases and managing FTP sites.
Attending operational meetings with customer engineers and project engineers/managers.
Assisting with dig package and cost estimating.
Valid Driver’s License and clear driving record.
Commitment to ongoing learning and development.
Adaptability to work productively in remote locations, away from home, for extended periods.
Demonstrated effective interpersonal communication skills to work collaboratively with diverse team members.
Excellent work ethic.
Excellent time and project management, interpersonal and communication skills.
Must be computer proficient including experience with Microsoft Office products.
Responsibility for on-the-job training and guidance of PLI Assistants and PLI Junior Technicians.
Perform other job-related tasks as assigned by manager.
Position Competencies

Strong work ethic
Exceptional safety and quality leadership and awareness.
Mechanical aptitude
Adaptable to changing schedules.
Ability to follow directions and procedures.
Organized with exceptional attention to detail.
Education and Experience

High School Diploma or equivalent
Some college preferred.
Technical background desired
Entry level
Lead by example
Delegate work and provide guidance to the team
Lead an environment that embraces Standards of Business Conduct
Create standardized work processes
Create an atmosphere of trust and respect
Communicate leading change with the vision of the company
Coach/mentor Team Members
Set stretch goals for the team daily
Perform training sessions
Assist in job interviews and integrating team members into the site
Motivate others to obtain full potential
Assist in performance evaluations
Physical Demands and Work Conditions

Standing, walking, sitting, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, reaching, handling, talking, hearing, visual acuity, and color vision.
Moving, carrying, lifting, objects in excess of 100 lbs.
Climbing and working off ladders, stairs, and scaffolding in excess of 100 ft
Working extended hours and standing for extended periods of time
Work in indoor and outdoor environments in conditions of extreme heat and cold
Work in and near industrial hazards.


Competitive salary
Medical, dental, vision, and supplemental insurance
401K Plan
Paid Holidays
Paid Time Off
Acuren Inspection, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination because of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.
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