Company: Oceaneering
Skills: QA / QC / Inspection
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: United Kingdom

Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Duties & Responsibilities


To act as the inspection focal point offshore and be responsible for the co-ordination and management of all inspection activities. Peform visual inspections of plant equipment as requested and provide endorsement in accordance with Oceaneering and client codes of practice, strategies and relevant legislation.

  • Support the line manager in the delivery of work scopes as defined within the client contract.
  • Assess defects / anomalies in accordance with Oceaneering and/or client anomaly procedures.
  • Report to the Offshore Installation Manager for provision and coordination of all inspection activities.
  • Coordinate provisions with asset personnel to ensure all inspection activities such as equipment, scheduling, planning and availability etc. are implemented.
  • Undertake all agreed offshore inspections within the limitations of the Oceaneering issued letter of authority, ensuring they are implemented and completed as scheduled.
  • Carry out visual and NDT inspection where necessary.
  • Provide remedial recommendations as required and inspect the subsequent repair work for acceptance.
  • Issue inspection report within agreed timescales. Use approved templates and forms.
  • Supervise Oceaneering personnel and third parties while offshore. Ensure that all parties understand the works scope, associated risks and that work is completed and reported as specified in the work scope.
  • Review and where applicable sign acceptance of inspection reports completed by NDT Technicians or 3 rd party personnel.
  • Issue status report as required, e.g., Daily / Handover / End of Trip / Certificate of Examination.
  • Attend meetings and reviews as appropriate, e.g., morning call, planning, anomaly meetings etc.
  • Maintain logs and register updates in accordance with Oceaneering / client procedures while offshore.
  • Assist with duties as directed by the Oceaneering onshore team or Client Integrity Engineer.
  • Ensure safety policies and procedures are adhered to in order to provide a safe working environment.
  • Carry out work in accordance with the Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems
  • Perform the assigned tasks with due diligence regarding Company Integrated Management Systems.
  • Eliminate waste of whatever form, to suggest the use of more environmentally friendly substances and practices and contribute to the continuous improvement of the environment.

Supervisory Responsibilities
  • This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities. However frequent supervision of NDT technicians and 3 rd party vendors will be required.

Reporting Relationship

Daily communication with Oceaneering and Client Focal Point



To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • HNC in relevant Engineering discipline or ONC/NVQ Level 3 (such as City & Guilds)
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in the field of plant and equipment inspection
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation, codes/standards, materials, plant operations & processes etc
  • ASME Plant Inspector Level 2 and/or API 510 & 570
  • UKAS RG2 Category 3 compatible
  • IRATA Rope Access qualification and NDT certificates in UT 3.1/3.2, DPI, MPI, ECI

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ensure that important information from management is shared with all Oceaneering personnel
  • Gives and receives constructive feedback
  • Ensure that others involved in a project or task are kept informed about developments and plans
  • Ensure that regular, consistent communication takes place within area of responsibility
  • Ensure that regular communication takes place with the client

Working Conditions

This position is considered OFFSHORE which is characterized as follows.
  • Almost exclusively outdoors during the day and occasionally at night
  • Regular exposure to airborne dust in the workplace
  • Work surface may be on an FPSO with movement of the vessel

Physical Activity/Requirements

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.

This position is considered MEDIUM work.



  • Lift up to 20-25 pounds
  • Climbing, stooping, kneeling, squatting, reaching
  • Climbing, stooping, kneeling, squatting, and reaching
  • Lift up to 10-25 pounds
  • Standing
  • Repetitive movements of arms and hands
  • Sit with back supported
  • Lift up to 10 pounds

Closing Statement

We offer a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to advance in an international company. To apply, click 'Apply Now'.