Company: Jacobs
Skills: NDT Technician
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Warrington, United Kingdom

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Jacobs Nuclear is recruiting experienced NDT Consultants to work within the Inspection Validation Centre carrying out Inspection Qualification activities in support of nuclear industry contracts. Detailed knowledge and experience of inspection of high integrity components using manual & automated UT inspection techniques is required, together with experience of assessing inspection systems against written specifications and providing examination of procedures and personnel.

Key Responsibilities include:
• Provide expert assessment of inspection systems (procedures, technical justifications, equipment and personnel) against written specifications.
• Design qualifications in line with the ENIQ recommended practices
• Design of test pieces including the use of computer modelling software
• Expert review of Inspection Procedures, providing clear and concise comments
• Expert review of Technical Justifications including review of CIVA modelling
• Invigilate practical examinations both in the UK and abroad
• To design and undertake ultrasonic inspection of test pieces using advanced techniques such as Phased Array and ToFD
• To prepare, review, comment and take the appropriate action regarding specifications, drawings and other documentation associated with the design and procurement of test pieces
• To prepare, review, comment and take appropriate action regarding manufacturing and inspection documentation associated with qualification test pieces
• Liaise with the client and their sub-contractor
• Willingness and ability to travel with the possibility of extended periods away from home both in the UK and abroad
• Proficient in the preparation of clear and concise written technical reports
• Carry out or assist with internal and external audits
• Responsible for monitoring the security of information at contractors' works


• Degree in Engineering/Science/NDT.
• Experience in the development or appraisal of inspection processes in accordance with the ENIQ methodology.
• Experienced in NDT assessment and design.
• Experience in Nuclear In-service inspection development or implementation would be beneficial.
• Energy, enthusiasm and good communication skills.

• Chartered or Incorporated Engineer.
• PCN qualifications in Ultrasonic techniques preferably at level 3.
• Experience in witnessing and invigilating practical and written exams.

Our Culture

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go 'BeyondZero' by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.
We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall. We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.

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Successful candidates will be asked to complete a Baseline Personnel Security Standard Pre-Employment check and will be required to undergo various checks including: Identity, Right to Work; Employment/Education History and Criminal Record. If you are unable to meet this and any associated criteria, then your employment may be delayed or rejected.