New York Power Authority Sr. Resident Quality Inspector (Temporary) in Lewiston, New York
Sr. Resident Quality Inspector (Temporary)
Perform quality oversight at NYPA Operating Facilities to ensure site contractor compliance with approved drawings, codes, standards, specifications and contract requirements.
Perform inspections which may include evaluating visual and nondestructive examination of welds to AWS D1.1, ASME III, V and IX requirements, and mechanical inspections.
Monitor site contractor performance for the Life Extension and Modernization (LEM) and Capital Projects
Monitor Contractor Welding/Brazing Program.
Monitor Contractor Nondestructive Examination Program
Evaluate nondestructive examination of welds, piping, and structural shapes
Witness final inspection of equipment modifications or installations, including dimensional, operational and/or functional testing.
Attend site meetings representing the NYPA Quality Assurance Department
Assist in implementation of the NYPA Corrective Action Program
Conduct an annual surveillance of the LEM Quality Plan
Assist in the preparation of Quality Assurance Monthly Reports
Perform quality inspections and surveys at equipment supplier facilities
Prepare detailed reports for all inspections and observations
QA planning including evaluate assigned projects or task and identify cost effective inspection points due to risk and impact on plant operation.
Perform other duties as assigned by management
Working knowledge of industry codes, standards and regulations (ISO 9001, ASME IX, AWS D1.1, ASNT, ASTM).
Able to observe and report conditions and events affecting material, welding, non-destructive testing, equipment and/or system quality to the affected stakeholder and then work with the stakeholders to resolve disputes and/or technical issues.
Working knowledge of welding/brazing, print reading, non-destructive testing and dimensional inspection methods.
Proficient personal computer skills including Microsoft Office.
Ability to access all areas of the plant and conduct physical evaluations of equipment including ability to climb and work at high elevations.
Personnel protective equipment must be worn in the performance of some duties.
Ability to wear a respirator
Extended working hours with the possibility of weekend and holiday work, as required by schedules, work load and plant conditions.
Excellent communication skills – written and verbal - with ability to communicate effectively with, contractors, craft, and management.
Strong problem-solving, multitasking and project management skills.
Ability to work independently
Basic understanding in testing and inspecting utility electrical equipment (120VAC to 230kV)
Minimum 15 years’ experience in quality assurance/quality control.
Experience in utility, nuclear, petrochemical or aerospace industry.
Certified Weld Inspector
QA/QC management experience
Experience developing, implementing and evaluating a Quality Management System
Experience supervising quality personnel
Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline
QA/QC management experience
Experience with hydroelectric power plant equipment
Held Lead Auditor Certification
Held Level II VT-1, VT-II, VT-III Piping, Mechanical, Welding, Coating & Anchor Bolt
Held Level II - Radiography, Ultrasonic, Magnetic Particle and Liquid Penetrant Inspections
The New York Power Authority is an equal opportunity employer.
Lewiston, New York, United States