QC Welding Inspector

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Bridgwater, Somerset
Starting Salary £:
50000 - 52000
Job Description

The MEH Alliance on Hinkley Point C, is seeking an experienced candidate to fill the challenging role of QC Welding Inspector on site at Bridgwater, Somerset.

As the Site Quality Inspector for Welding you will be required to support the installation of Mechanical, Electrical & HVAC (MEH) items to the Hinckley Point C (HPC) construction site through appropriate methods of inspection and oversight in support of the project quality requirements. 

Roles and Responsibilities
  • Performing witnessing as required by the Inspection and Test Plans to meet MEH programme demand, working to project deadlines and targets.  
  • Recording results for inspections undertaken, highlighting any non-conformance and accepting or rejecting finished items as required 
  • Liaison with the Area Quality Leads to ensure appropriate levels of surveillance are deployed and support the relevant surveillance plans 
  • Work alongside the fabrication / installation team to ensure all contracted requirements have been met. 
  • Review quality records for accuracy and adequacy of content to allow the compilation of lifetime records to support End of Erection Status Reports
  • Performing daily inspections, completing checklists and producing weekly summary reports  
  • To be familiar with the Scope of Work, the Contract Specifications and appropriate National / International Standards, the drawings and the procedures. 
  • Support non-conformance management as required for identification, disposition and closure of corrective and preventative actions
  • To carry out any other inspection duties as requested by, and agreed with the Quality Manager
Experience Required
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Quality Inspector in relevant discipline and site installation environment. 
  • Knowledge of working to UK and international standards and codes of practice for the UK Nuclear sector or other regulated industry
  • Major Project Experience
  • Nuclear Experience beneficial 
  • Working in Alliance agreement projects 
Qualifications Needed
  • Qualifications in an Engineering discipline, ONC / HNC / HND (or equivalent experience).  
  • Qualified to CSWIP WI 3.1 or PCN WI Level 2, dual qualification with either coatings (NACE L2)  or NDE PCN L2 preferred
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Hinkley Point