Acuren NDT Assistant in Portage, Michigan

With 90 locations throughout North America, Acuren Inspection, Inc. is the leader in Nondestructive Testing (NDT). Providing a wide range of services in many industries including: Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Pipeline, Power Generation, Pulp and Paper, Construction, Fabrication, Automotive, and Aerospace. Inspection is our history and our focus for growth. We are a Rockwood company, the worldwide leader in NDT service and technology with over 3,000 technical professionals in Acuren, Hellier NDT Training, and Sperry Rail Service -- NDT firms run by NDT people!

Position Summary

Acuren is currently looking for hard working and dependable individuals for placement as NDT Assistants to support our operations in Kalamazoo, MI. The NDT Assistant will assist NDT Technicians in performing specific calibrations, specific Nondestructive Tests, and specific evaluations for acceptance or rejection determinations. The NDT Assistant will receive both on the job and class room training and development to further their career as an NDT Technician.

Responsibilities

  • Set up and utilize Nondestructive Test equipment
  • Assist NDT Technicians in the calibration of NDT equipment
  • Assist NDT Technicians conduct tests to ensure quality or detect discontinuities (defects) using NDT methods of inspection
  • Record results of inspections
  • Assist Technicians in performing NDT procedures and other operations
  • Perform other job related tasks as assigned by management

Education and Experience * High School Diploma or equivalent * Some college preferred * Technical background desired * Entry level

Desired Competencies * Strong work ethic * Dependable * Exceptional safety and quality awareness * Mechanical aptitude * Adaptable to changing schedules * Exceptional attention to detail * Team work * Ability to follow directions and procedures * Willingness to travel

Physical Demands and Work Conditions * Standing, walking, sitting, lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, talking, hearing, visual acuity, accommodation and color vision * Moving, carrying, lifting, objects in excess of 100 lbs * Climbing and working off of ladders, stairs, and scaffolding in excess of 100 ft * Working extended hours and standing for extended periods of time * Work in indoor and out door environments in conditions of extreme heat and cold * Work in and near industrial hazards.

Benefits * Competitive salary * Medical, dental, and supplemental insurance * 401K Plan * Paid Holidays * Paid Time Off

Acuren Inspection, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer where employment is based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination because of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.

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