Nutrien Specialist, Inspection Program in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta
Specialist, Inspection Program, Fort Saskatchewan, SK
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We alsooperate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career while earning a competitive salary and great benefits.
What you will do:
Be the Subject Matter Expert on Inspection Techniques
Lead the implementation of Inspection Programs (Fixed Interval and Risk Based Inspection) across Nutrien facilities (North America, South America, and Trinidad)
Monitor/audit compliance with stationary equipment procedures materials usage and make recommendations to assure the effective use of these procedures
Ensure compliance with applicable Process Safety Management (PSM)elements
Provide subject matter expertise on incident investigations, Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA) and risk based assessments
Review (periodically) inspection data/trends and make recommendations for revising inspection frequencies and scope
Review inspection reports, Welding Procedure Specification (WPS) and equipment repair procedures
Forecast remaining life of equipment and make recommendations for repair/replacement or life extension strategies
General technical support for maintenance and repair of equipment including plant turnarounds and Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) - this may involve travel across North America, South America and Trinidad
Participate in the reviews and technical discussions with the Mechanical Integrity team to develop and identify best work practices
Develop technical proposals and evaluation for maintenance, repair, and supply of new equipment, liaising with Suppliers, Contractors, and Project teams
Review Inspection practices across the site and recommend “industry-leading” methodologies
Participate in overseeing the repair of pressure vessels, piping and tanks and ensure that all repairs are executed in accordance with the applicable codes and standards.
What you will bring:
Graduate of Mechanical or Materials Engineering Technology program
API 510, 570 and 653 minimum certifications
Minimum 10 years’ experience
Critical thinking and decision-making skills
Must be able to climb stairs and ladders, work at elevated heights, sit for long periods of time, and perform many job duties remotely using phone and email
Experience doing vessel entries - this may require the use of special protective equipment and clothing, including fall arrest, face mask, and chemical suit
Knowledge of process plant equipment and maintenance practices
Knowledgeable with relevant industry codes and standards, including API, ASME, ASM
Knowledgeable in welding, metallurgical analysis and mode of failures based on service including damage mechanisms listed in API-571 that are found within the various fertilizer manufacturing processes/facilities
Knowledge of RCFA techniques
Knowledgeable of relevant NDE and fabrication techniques and application
Knowledge of PSM requirements
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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System ID 2018-8348
Job Category Engineering & Technical Services
Business Unit Nitrogen