Company: Fearnley Procter Inc.
Skills: Drilling Foreman / Drilling Supervisor, Pipe Inspection / NDT, QA / QC / Inspection
Other Skills: Qualified Auditor,CSWIP Inspector,Survival and Offshore medicals
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
No location/work authorization restrictions found.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:


Contract ITT's

• Provide input to ITT's

• Perform the QA Evaluation on received ITT's

• Perform pre award Audits as required

• Development and approval of QP / ITP

• Set up Inspection Assignments

• Monitor Inspections

• Attend Contract Kick off Meeting

• Attend Weekly/Monthly Meetings (as determined)


SAP System Support


• Material Master Coding via SAP

• New Vendor Approvals via SAP

• Run & action workload reports vis SAP

• Shorebase assistance / support in relation to equipment receipt inspection

Operations Support

• Post contract award support to operations

• Arrange or Witness stripdown of equipment

• Provide feedback to Engineers

• Review / comment / approve QP/ITP for repairs/refurbishments

• Initiate and coordinate the inspection of operational new and repair equipment inspections using the

Relevant inspection contractors.

• Provide inspection status reports and analysis of operational equipment on a regular basis.

Lead Auditor

• Ability to perform pre-award, post award and technical audits as required and report accordingly with

the close out of actions identified / reported.

Global Deepwater Drilling Exploration & Appraisal Projects

  • Provide technical support on Quality requirements / activities internally and externally
  • Support of Global or Local QA/QC Drilling action plans and initiatives
  • Familiar / awareness of Deepwater Drilling equipment and operations
  • Prepare and present quality / progress reports to the Drilling team & management
  • Review and comment on quality documents i.e. QP/ITPs , etc.
  • Approval of WPS / WPQ and Welder Qualifications (coordination through external source)
  • Attend Kick off meetings (including sub-vendors)
  • Assign Inspection activities
  • Surveillance Audits / Monitor Inspections
  • Attend Weekly/Monthly/Bi-Monthly progress meetings as required
  • Documentation Reviews

UKMS Process Development and Updates

• UK and Client's Global procedures

RCA Investigations

• Lead or Participation in RCA investigations

• Present investigation findings to Senior Management

• Prepare / support preparation of the investigation action plan

• Provide Support to the business on close out of investigation actions

Technical Support

• Mobile Temporary Equipment

• FHA issues

• CE / ATEX / PED Issues

• In service Verification

• Certification issues

• BHA & drillstring inspection processes / standards i.e. Fearnley Procter NS™ & DS® standards


Additional Information.

This role will be a support position to our Global Deepwater Drilling team and as such is likely to involve extensive travel with potential in-country location during drilling operations along with the onshore support drilling team.





  1. HNC/HND Qualification in Engineering or appropriate level of experience
  2. Qualified Auditor or Similar
  3. CSWIP Senior Inspector or Similar
  4. Survival and Offshore Medicals





  • 10 years minimum in a similar operational role with an operator.
  • Knowledge and experience of drilling equipment and operations (preferable Deepwater knowledge)
  • Global multi-region experiences in a QA/QC role or similar
  • Experience & knowledge of drilling equipment standards i.e. TH Hill (DS®) & NS™ (Fearnley Procter Group) standards