Job Description

Grit Engineering is a growing Engineering and Asset Management company based mainly at Marsden Point, Northland, in the oil and gas industry.

We are currently seeking a NACE CIP (or equivalent) Coating Inspector to join our highly skilled team.

The position is primarily carrying out QC inspections of industrial coating projects including thermal metal spray, equipment/tank linings, structural steel and concrete, pressure equipment linings, CUI coatings, fireproofing etc. Responsibilities include the reporting of results, non-conformances and communicating with both clients and coating contractors. You must be a practical, “hands on” team member, able to manage a high pressure environment.

Secondary roles include: Coating condition reports, project scopes and specifications.

The role will be primarily on a large industrial site, with a large variety of maintenance projects. You will be working closely with a very high performing multi-disciplined team of engineers, inspectors and contractors.

You will need to be a motivated and positive person. This is a company that prides itself of its people and you will need to be the kind of person who likes to add value wherever you go.

This is an opportunity to become involved in a growing company, with exciting development potential in an industry heading forward with the challenges of the future.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and attributes to succeed in this position:

* Nace or equivalent (Level 1 min, prefer 2 or 3)

* Minimum 3 years full time in industrial coatings industry and 1 year as an inspector

* Currently residing in NZ and able to legally work here

* Great communication skills including written communication, report writing and computer skills.

* Excellent verbal and written English

* Must have own vehicle

* No criminal record

* A clean driver’s licence.

Additional skills/qualifications considered valuable

* IRATA rope access qualified (the higher the better),

* Weld inspection certification

* Any civil/structural engineering qualifications

* Offshore safety training

* Working at heights training

* Confined space training

Hours are likely to average between 32 and 45hrs per week depending on your skill set, qualifications, and adaptability.

Primarily based in the Whangarei/Ruakaka area, travel to other regions throughout the North Island may also be required from time to time.

An excellent training and development program will be tailored to suit the successful applicant.

Start date will be ASAP, with a competitive salary package based on skills and experience.

Northland, New Zealand’s winterless north, is a popular tourist destination and an enticing prospect for those looking for affordable housing and a better lifestyle. We have some of the best beaches and water recreation in the world, and a great climate.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time