Experienced India based Welding Inspector

Serial No: 16058
Skills keywords: welding inspector

Short Bio:

Having worked as Welding Inspector with JGC Corporation, Qatar,I believe I meet all the essential criteria of the position. Few of my highlights of experience and demonstrated talent I would bring to your organisation include:
 Efficiently stored and controlled electrode, filler metal and Joint fit up
 Played a key role and carried out inspection of all destructive & non-destructive tests and welding works at site including shop fabrication on or offsite
 Review test packages and witnessing h

Current location:  Kerala, India - View on map
Nationality: indian
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Oil, Gas and Energy
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: Algeria, Angola, Arabia, Saudi, azerbaijan, bulgaria, china, Congo, Dubai, Indonesia, kazakhstan, Middle East, qatar

Qualifications & Certifications

2005 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from Govt. Polytechnic College, Kannur

2002 Vocational higher Secondary Education in Maintenance & Repair of Automobile Engineering from VHSE, Kerala

2000 Secondary (Technical High School- Vadakara)


Certified in:

o CSWIP 3.2.2 CERT No: 92199

Career Summary

Oct’12-Feb’14 JGC Corporation, Qatar
Welding Inspector
Project: Barzan Onshore Project
Company: Ras Gas Company Ltd.
Contractor: JGC Corporation


• Reported to Field QC Manager

• Prepared and reviewed all the necessary records and reports

• Conducted inspection activities in accordance with ITP in line with relevant procedures

• Organized welder’s performance qualification tests and judgments per applicable codes and job specification

• Involved in ensuring qualified welders are identifiable at site

• Monitored and ensured that production welds are carried out in accordance with the approved WPS and are acceptable to contractual requirements.

• Stored and controlled electrode, filler metal and Joint fit up

• Carried out inspection of all destructive & non-destructive tests and welding works at site including shop fabrication on or offsite

• Responsible for reporting acts of negligence by fitters, welders and helpers with respect to poor workmanship, technique and safety

• Maintained NDE schedule of related works such as piping, mechanical and other construction activities

• Test package review and witnessing of hydro and pneumatic test.

Mar’11-Sep’12 SK Engineering & Construction (EPC), Abu Dhabi
QC Welding/Piping Inspector
Project: Ruwais Refinery Expansion Project
Company: Abu Dhabi Oil Refining Company (TAKREER)
Contractor: SK E&C
Consultant: Jacob
Scope: Refinery expansion Project EPC#1


• Accountable for ensuring that all inspection activities are carried out as per ITP, specification, procedure, code & standard

• Ensured and reviewed project specifications, procedures, ITP, drawings, etc.

• Monitored Isometric drawing, GAD and P & ID

• Supervised inspection of Welding Consumables in the sub-contractor premises

• Maintained NDE Procedures as per the project specifications

• Accountable for witness of:

o WQT and review the WQTR

o NDE Methods (MPI, DPT & UT) for piping

o Weld visual Inspection, Hydro-test of piping systems, pneumatic tests for RF Pads

o Re-Instatement of piping systems after the Hydro-test

• Managed line check of piping systems and prepared punch-list for the piping

• Cleared Punch-list of the piping system

• Involved in test package review for weld history, NDE, PWHT, PMI, etc. and sign off the test package

• Coordinated with sub-contractor for witnessing Bolt Torque

• Consulted and interacted with subcontractors about the documents & requirements needed prior to work starts

• Reported to QC Engineer and QC Manager

Apr’08-Apr’10 Consolidated Contractors International Co., Qatar
QC Piping Inspector
Project: Ras Gas Onshore/On Plot Expansion Project (RGX), Qatar Gas Project(QGX Train 4&5), Pearl GTL (Shell)Project
Company: RAS GAS
Client: CTJV (Chiyoda Technip Joint Venture), JGC
Contractor: CCIC
Scope: LNG Trains & Gas to Liquid project


• Carried out stage wise inspection of fabrication of pipe spools which includes material identification, inspection of joint set up, inspection before during and after welding, checking and witnessing NDT (RT/UT/PT/MT) requirements and review of test packages

• Monitored that welder tests, welding inspection, NDT activities (RT/UT/PT/MT) and NDT evaluations are carried out properly

• Ensured that certificates are provided accordingly by continuous monitoring and reviewing document

• Handled inspection records that allowed concerned personnel for getting access to results

• Assembled all inspection records in accordance with agreed method to combine them or allow reference in the system testing before handover

• Developed various reports such as inspection, non-conformity, material discrepancy and end of inspection reports

Oct’05-Mar’08 M/s Plustech Engineering Pvt. Ltd., Gujarat
QA/QC Engineer
Project: Jamnagar Export Refinery Project
Company: Reliance Industries Ltd., Location
Contractor: Plus Tech


• Led inspection items determined in the procedures thoroughly and without interruption

• Developed inspection reports and report unacceptable items to Field Engineering, Construction Groups & Subcontractors

• Interacting with Warehouse/Material Manager for conducting material receiving inspections

• Designed and follow up of Non Conformance, Material Discrepancy, & Field Observation Reports

• Responsible for ensuring that testing equipment/instruments are properly calibrated before use

• Maintained and reviewed quality documents such as ITPs & QAPs

• Accountable for conducting off-site inspections for items fabricated or assembled at suppliers’ premises

• Involved in systematic Inspection of the pipe spool fabrication in the Pipe Fabrication Shop (Material Inspection, Inspection before & after joint assembly and giving approval to weld the joint, Inspection during & after welding, Checking & monitoring NDT and heat treatment requirements, witnessing hydro tests and pneumatic tests and final review of Spool history sheets


o Inspection of Alloy Steel Piping Activities at various sites

o Heat Treatment Inspection Activities

o Witnessing of hydro tests and pneumatic tests at site.

o ISO Clearance and Loop Clearance

o Coating of underground pipes

o Welder performance qualification activities