Specialist NDE/QC

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Date: Jun 30, 2021

Location: Phoenix, AZ, US

Company: SRP

SRP is one of the largest public power and water utilities in the U.S. providing electricity to approximately one million customers in the greater metropolitan Phoenix area. Since its founding in 1903, SRP has fostered a culture of stewardship and customer service consistently ranking as an industry leader in customer service according to J.D. Power. SRP continues to adapt to its changing business environment by seeking innovative ways to reimagine utility service and the provision of critical resources essential to the life and economy of Arizona.

Job Brief

Performs quality control and quality assurance review and inspections necessary to maintain high standards of quality throughout SRP. Provides material failure analysis and specialized non-destructive examination (NDE) requirements. Reviews specifications and designs for compliance to applicable codes.

Job Responsibilities

  • Audits and/or performs applicable regulatory code and engineering inspections on associated power plant equipment.
  • Develops standards and procedures as related to quality control and NDE functions for use throughout SRP.
  • Reviews specifications and designs for technical accuracy and completeness to applicable codes.
  • Performs or directs failure analyst activities in the areas of elements, materials, and coatings.
  • Performs surveillance of quality control methods and products supplied by vendors under contract to SRP.
  • Determines needs and requests specialized NDE utilizing PT, MT, UT, & ET.
  • Provides inspection services on received material for determination of acceptability.
  • Prepares sketches, graphs, work order and budget requests, investigations and technical reports.
  • Advises engineering groups in the areas of welding, quality control and NDE.
  • Attends technical society meetings in the field of interest.
  • Attends project meetings as consultant.
  • Performs related work, as required and/or assigned; Attends training programs, seminars, conferences and meetings; Fills in and/or assists others.


Completion of an Associate's degree, Apprenticeship, or 60 college credit hours from an accredited institution that prepares the employee for the assignment.


Over 3 years and up to and including 5 years of experience as a NDE technician and quality control inspector.

Additional Information

  • Knowledge of construction methods, power plant equipment and operations.
  • Ability to read engineering drawings
  • Knowledge of project organization and general policies, purchasing, warehousing, and accounting procedures.
  • Moderate ability in the use of calculator, CRT terminal and roscoe.
  • Ability to tabulate data, maintain files and prepare reports.
  • Knowledge of electricity, mechanics, hydraulics, thermodynamics, structural materials, metallurgy, welding processes, etc.
  • Ability to take readings with engineering test and measurement instruments.
  • Duties require mental alertness, concentration and occasional out of town travel to remote facilities for extended periods.
  • Knowledge and ability to interpret standards and codes, I.E., ASME, AWS, ANSI, ASTM, ASNT, API, AISC, etc.
  • Knowledge and ability to function in quality control related activities, I.E., Welding inspection, Vendor surveillance, material control ,etc.
  • Must maintain certification to Snt-TC-IA, Level 11 in UT, PT, MT, & ET. Knowledge and experience in performing specification review.
  • Appropriate respirator medical certification, fit testing and training required.


Requisition Details

Requisition ID: 13104



Equal Opportunity Employer Statement


Salt River Project (SRP) recognizes diversity and inclusion as key drivers of innovation and growth, and seeks to attract a diverse employee base that reflects our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other protected status under applicable federal, state or local law. Ultimately, SRP aspires to fully apply the power of diversity and inclusion to build a more equitable and sustainable future for our customers, employees and community.


Drug/Alcohol Policy Statement


In order to promote the safety and well-being of our employees, customers and the communities we serve, SRP is committed to maintaining a drug/alcohol free work environment. Although marijuana may now be legal in Arizona, except as otherwise specified under Arizona law, SRP considers it to be an illegal drug for the purpose of our drug/alcohol policy because marijuana remains illegal at the federal level. Any candidate found to be impaired during the hiring process or who has the presence of an illegal drug or unauthorized substance in their system during the pre-employment drug/alcohol test may be disqualified from further consideration in the hiring process.


All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Currently, SRP does not sponsor H1B visas.



Why Work at SRP


SRP's success is rooted in our employees' happiness, health and safety. That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to meet the needs of our employees and enhance their well-being. In addition to competitive pay and performance incentives, eligible employees can take advantage of the following benefits:


• 401(k) plan with employer matching
• Retirement pension
• Paid vacation
• Parental leave
• Holiday pay
• Sick leave
• Medical, vision, dental and life insurance
• Wellness programs
• Pre-tax benefits
• Short and long-term disability plans
• Tuition assistance


Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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