Manage the welding engineering and development function and provide metallurgical consultative service to operating groups (Fabrication / Marine) and project management.
Perform direct management of Welding Engineering related function and metallurgical consultative welding services to operations group and PMT for onshore & offshore projects.
Develop the Project Welding Execution Plan that define the full scope of Weld Procedures required, schedule of qualification, quantity of electrodes and materials required for qualification.
Ensure that proper priorities relevant to project schedules are established and review progress.
Responsible for seeking the review and approval of all Project Weld Procedures through direct and indirect communications with the customer and Certifying Authority.
Work with the Quality Manager and Welding Dept on future R&D developments and latest technology available related to welding of Ferrous and Non-Ferrous materials.
Maintain proper contacts with other technical groups such as TWI to ensure that latest technology is being applied.
Co-ordinate the technical selection of electrodes based on their physical and chemical and corrosion properties as well as considering their weldability and economics.
Review project schedules, material control reports and welding consumable estimates to determine changes to the welding execution plan.
Evaluate the performance of Welding Engineers reporting directly to him and make decisions regarding changes in classification and / or compensation.
Assist the company in resolving metallurgical, welding and quality related problems, through investigating cause of failures and prescribing fit for purpose.
Initiate 'Fit for Purpose' evaluations of non-conforming work.
Assist in the support and development of automatic welding systems.
Manage welding school facility for the training and development of the workforce to improve the welding methodology and good workmanship practices.
4 year BS Degree in Metallurgical Engineering
5+ years directly related to welding, metallurgy, and materials
Sr. Welding Inspection Qualification Quality Education TQM Education