Company: Bureau Veritas
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection, Field Service Tech
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Los Angeles, California, United States

SUMMARY : Responsible for all Offshore Operations on assigned offshore jobs, and any Bureau Veritas Inspector assigned to you as support in the vessel transfer.

Liaison and field supervisor between Operations and field staff. Preforms all aspects of the inspection and sampling duties. Trains and works on hand with inspectors. Receive, record, and distribute work orders to service crews upon customers' request for service by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Ensure field staff is properly prepared for their job duties.

Ensure Quality process is adhered to, with focus on vessel Quality & Quantity operations and Safety.

Receive orders from clients via telephone, telex, or facsimile.

Create file for job movements and generates detailed job movement.

Communicate all information between laboratory, client and Inspector.

Report irregularities to management, client and Inspectorate and generate reports, of non-conformance.

Confirm figures with terminal personnel and telex clients with confirmed figures as well as verbal confirmation with client.

Train field personnel on a day-to-day basis.

Coordinate paper flow throughout office making sure that clients receive proper paperwork in a timely manner.

Maintain an "on-call" status 24 hours a day to better oversee operations.

Other Duties: Assume Inspector job duties on an as needed basis (see Inspector job description).

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Directly supervise a number of employees in the petroleum division. Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform as Lead Inspector and have knowledge of each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and minimum three years' experience as a Lead Vessel Inspector.

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSE, REGISTRATIONS: TIC council certification, valid d river's license and any external customer HSE requirements are required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle; or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and taste or smell. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, couch, or crawl.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works in high, precarious places; in outside weather conditions; and near explosive materials and is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, extreme cold, and extreme heat.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Bureau Veritas core values include integrity and ethics, impartial counsel and validation, customer focus and safety at work.

Bureau Veritas is recognized and accredited by major national and international organizations.