Inspection Services Lead

Corporate Overview

Aker Solutions helps the world meet its energy needs. We engineer the products, systems and services required to unlock energy. Our goal is to maximize recovery and efficiency of oil and gas assets, while using our expertise to develop the sustainable solutions of the future. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.

Aker Solutions Asset Integrity Management based in St. John’s, NL, is responsible for delivering structural integrity management, integrity analysis and studies, maintenance and inspection engineering, and advanced inspection monitoring solutions for all stages of an assets lifecycle. We are now looking for experienced Inspection Services Lead to strengthen our team.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

The Inspection Services Lead is responsible for ensuring the efficient and effective operations of the inspection services department within Eastern Canada. Responsibilities and tasks include, but are not limited to:
  • Monitor contracts carried out by operational departments to maximize profitability and achieve targets;
  • Ensure inspection services are in line with company standards to ensure optimal performance and assure compliance with corporate policies, client specifications and regulatory requirements;
  • Work with the Advanced NDE Lead to evaluate new and advanced technology possibilities and service offerings;
  • Ensure compliance with all statutory and company requirements relating to the control, correct use, and transportation of radioactive substances and equipment capable of producing ionizing radiation;
  • Responsible for managing team resources in Eastern Canada including staffing, personnel training, competency advancement, performance management and development to ensure capacity and capability for scope execution ;
  • Identify and implement improvement processes and cost effective solutions to continuously improve performance;
  • Demonstrate safety leadership and ensure that all HSSE concerns are closed out prior to work starting, ensure all project incidents are fully reported, investigated, and corrective actions are implemented.

Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • Bachelors degree or technical diploma in a related discipline, or a combination of education and related experience with a minimum 10 years’ experience in oil and gas, mining or related industrial field with demonstrated increasing levels of responsibility and authority;
  • Experience with in-service inspection and maintenance activities within brownfield facilities
  • Level II certification in all disciplines of Non-Destructive Testing in accordance with CAN/CGSB-48.9712-2014, or equivalent standard;
  • Level II certification to CSA W 178.2, or equivalent standard;
  • Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Certified Exposure Device Operator Certification;
  • Familiar with the processes and procedures applicable to an ISO 9000 environment;
  • API 510 and/or API 570 certification would be asset;
  • Ability to work under pressure in an environment that expects the highest level of customer service, confidentiality and ethical behaviour.
As the Inspection Services Lead, the following behavioural competencies are required to effectively deliver results:
  • Planning and Organizing – Sets clearly defined objectives; plans activities and projects well in advance and takes account of possible changing circumstances.
  • Leading and Supervising – Provides others with a clear direction; sets appropriate standards of behaviour; delegates work appropriately and fairly.
  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations – Focuses on customer needs and satisfaction; sets high standards for quality and quantity; consistently achieves project goals.

We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation and benefits
  • Good work/life balance
  • Positive work environment with challenging tasks
  • Development opportunities

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Consistent with the Accords Act, residents of Newfoundland and Labrador specifically, and Canadians generally, who are qualified, will be given first consideration for training and employment.