NDT Technician

Glenrothes, Fife
FTV Proclad International Ltd (UK)
Date advertised:
Job details:

FTV Proclad International Ltd (UK)is looking for an NDT Technician to join its team and learn new skills and experience while enhancing those already attained. The role demands accuracy, diligence and resilience and would suit a self-motivated individual.

Key duties and responsibilities (not restricted to):

The role of the NDT Technician primarily involves undertaking non-destructive testing (NDT). The successful candidate will be expected to inspect, interpret, evaluate and report in accordance with recommended practice, set procedures and national and international specifications and standards. The primary duties and responsibilities are as follows:

  • Visual inspection
  • Magnetic inspection
  • Liquid penetrant inspection
  • Ultrasonic inspection
  • Hardness testing
  • Thickness measurements
  • Work to relevant procedures and specifications
  • Carry out and record daily, weekly and monthly validation checks
  • Record results, with respect to interpreting, evaluating and providing a verdict on the results
  • Record and report discrepancies, where necessary
  • Work under observation by clients and client-appointed inspection personnel
  • Provide on-the-job training and guidance to Level 1 personnel as required
  • Carry out calibration of equipmentOccasional involvement in technical meetings with clients or client representatives to discuss and interpret non-destructive evaluation (NDE) requirements
  • Other ad hoc duties as required from time to time to assist with the general operation of the facility
  • Provide NDT services to other parts of the Proclad Group from time to time as required.

Skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Technicians must be qualified to PCN Level 2 as a minimum
  • Magnetic particle inspection (MPI)
  • Ultrasonic testing (UT) 3.1 and 3.2
  • Weldments
  • Liquid penetrant inspection (LPI)
  • Visual inspection (VI).

The successful candidate must be competent using a desktop computer and be fluent in the Microsoft Office suite of software to record, validate and issue appropriate inspection documents.


  • The successful candidate must have the ability to work as part of a team and on their own using their own initiative
  • Where required, the operator will, as part of the team culture, develop the skill sets and flexibility required to provide continuous improvement and customer focus
  • The successful candidate must be flexible wherever possible to meet the company and customer requirements
  • The successful candidate must be able to communicate with customers, customers’ representatives, external inspection authorities and with all levels of the organisation.
Contact details:

FTV Proclad International Ltd (UK), Viewfield Road, Viewfield Industrial Estate, Glenrothes, Fife, Scotland KY6 2RD

T / +44 (0)1592 772568
E / recruitment@ftvproclad.co.uk
W / www.proclad.com

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