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Ref: /VAC/59945

Job Type Permanent
Location FK3 8YE
Salary N/A
Contact Evelyn Grogan

Applus is a leading global energy service provider looking to recruit a TechnicalCompetence Manager based within our one of our Applus UK locations. This rolewill provide quality and technical competency requirements for the Engineering,Aerospace and Vendor Inspection services.

KeyResponsibilities of the Technical Competence Manager include but are notlimited to:

·        This role relates tothe assessing of the technical competency of NDT Inspection technicians engagedin inspection & quality assurance activities and that part of the companyNDT Inspection operation covered by its ISO 9001 and ISO 17020 QualityManagement Systems;

·        Accountable to ensurea consistent approach is maintained and continually improved as applicable inthe Integrity Engineering compliance to ISO 17020:2012

·        Ensuring thattechnical Assessors are conducting competency assessments in accordance withthe competency procedure

·        Preparing andreviewing Written Schemes of Examination (WSE)

·        Identifyingpreparation requirements from the WSE Examination in accordance with the WSECoordination of NDT providers for extensive requirements or specialist methods,Assessment and/or Preparation of clear reports including assessment ofdeterioration

·        Responsibility forthe Impartiality and Independence Risk Register and raise ComplianceNotification

·        Tracking and managingcompetency progress across all UK Sites

·        Implement thenecessary corrective actions following the Independent Assessment with support ofthe company

·        Assist with training(PCN/ASNT) and mentoring in-house technicians and apprentices and to externalclients

·        Contributing to theHSE monthly report

·        Auditing of NDTactivities in accordance with approved procedures for the base and site operationsensuring that the quality system is adhered to

·        To provide support toother Company geographical locations with regards to quality auditing andTechnician surveillance requirements. This includes trade tests, and Competencytest for all NDT technicians

·        To maintain copies ofall Quality documents and inspection procedures, ensuring they are monitored,revised and reviewed up to date, for the company

·        To act as part of theNDT technical team, participating in meetings and agreeing, controlling anddeveloping NDT activities and meeting agreed actions

·        The timelyidentification and reporting of any non-conformance in the quality system andexecution of corrective and preventative action

·        To support / assistwith all ongoing technical activities within the UK

·        Assist with thecontrol and distribution of all Technical Documents and procedures.

Whatwe would like from the Technical Competence Manager:

·        To have a minimum ofone level 2 qualification or experience in all or most NDT techniques

·        Familiar with ISO17020:2012 and or UKAS Assessments

·        At least 3 yearsfield experience and management or supervisory experience

·        Familiar with Tradetesting and Competency of technicians

·        Able to take apro-active approach to the likely demands for work

·        Ability tocommunicate effectively with client representatives, this Company’s management,office and site staff

·        Ability to work ontheir own initiative and work well in a team environment

·        Excellentorganisation skills as well as being able to prioritise workloads

·        Knowledge in MS Packagese.g. Word, Excel and Outlook.

What we would liketo give you:

·        Competitive Salary

·        Company van or car allowance

·        Life insurance and pension

·        Generous holiday entitlement

·        Online benefits and cashback rewards

·        Ongoing training & development opportunitiesthroughout your career


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