API Inspector Resume Samples

An API Inspector works on every part of the oil and natural gas collection process. The job description and duties are listed on the API Inspector Resume as – maintaining, inspecting, and repairing pressure vessels; piping systems and storage tanks; maintaining standards of quality for various aspects of the oil and gas industry; inspecting and maintaining equipment, making sure that everything is working, correcting any errors or possible hazards ahead of time, avoiding major system failures or oil spills; assisting with developing, implementing, and maintaining the pressure vessel inspection plan, performing inspection tasks and scheduling monitoring programs to assure the mechanical integrity of the equipment, performing internal inspection of vessels, and maintaining permanent and progressive records of all pressure vessels and maintaining a history of the equipment.

Those seeking this job role must denote on the resume the following skills and abilities – good knowledge of all local jurisdiction laws, codes, standards, and regulations; knowledge of corrosion and welding, including corrosion-related damage mechanisms, base metals, filler metals; heat treatment; good knowledge of qualifying welding procedure specifications and welder/welding operator qualifications. A relevant diploma or degree is commonplace among job applicants.

API Inspector Resume example

API Inspector Resume

Summary : A well-organized, results-oriented professional with certified inspection skills combined with 8+ years of code compliance, fieldwork, and problem resolution experience. A capable leader of inspection teams with the ability to coordinate and motivate. A hands-on API inspector with a diverse background from several different industries including but not limited to: refineries, chemical, power, and general fabrication shop-type facilities.

Skills : API 510, API 570, CAWI.

Description :

    1. Conducted API 510 and 570 inspections, in accordance with the latest inspection practice code.
    2. Conducted process piping external visual inspections, piping circuit walk-down using isometric drawing, corrosion under insulation (CUI) inspections, while offering some repair recommendations.
    3. Conducted on-stream, internal and external inspections of refinery fixed equipment at scheduled intervals for mechanical integrity assurance.
    4. Proficient with computer software's including Microsoft word and excel.
    5. Assisted with routine monitoring programs and Risk Based Inspection (RBI), corrosion rate, inspection intervals calculations and remaining life for pressure vessels and piping, for mechanical integrity assurance.
    6. Maintained a positive relationship with the clients, while promoting a positive attitude towards co-workers; with solid communication and interpersonal skills.
    7. Performed API 510 and 570 inspections at AkzoNobel chemical in Pasadena, TX.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Information Technology


API Inspector Resume

Headline : Challenging position of overseeing construction or maintenance of aboveground storage tanks per API 653 and 650 and other related terminal and refinery construction projects. Proven skills to oversee any part of the construction process including: Providing technical advice relating to bid document preparation and selection of suitable contractors.

Skills : Currently DOT- Operator Qualified Per Enterprise General Task Matrix In All Areas.

Description :

    1. Performed routine QA duties on pipelines as well as vendor surveillance in fabrication shops.
    2. Performed routine scheduled 510/570 external inspections on well sites, in gas plants and in Coker, FCC and Alky units.
    3. Redlined P&ID and created new isometric drawings.
    4. Conducted corrosion mapping on equipment and piping.
    5. Oversaw repairs and alterations per API/ASME code requirements NDIC- 22months routine on-stream and turnaround support NDT on piping and equipment.
    6. Reformatted P&ID's, sketched each system on Iso's and created digital files on autocad, inspected tanks and vessels and created roll outs and autocad for each.
    7. Coordinated and managed NDT crews for repair and alteration work, witnessed pressure tests, worked with engineering on drawings, MOC's, PSV inspections, and scheduling.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science


API Inspector Resume

Headline : Over twenty five years of experience as an API, CWI, and NDE Inspector involving refinery maintenance inspection duties and turnaround inspections. Seven years of experience working new construction and vendor surveillance projects on several new units with Quality Assurance Inspection and PSM documentation. Strong NDE background and computer office programs knowledge.

Skills : Microsoft Programs, PCMS, P6,, RT, MT, PT, VT, T/A Inspection, New Construction, Capitol Projects, Maintenance, Vendor Survellance.

Description :

    1. Worked exclusively for Honeywell Chemical in Hopewell Virginia performing API inspections on above ground storage tanks, pressure vessels, piping systems, and coolers/exchangers; as well as performing inspections for shutdowns and outages.
    2. Sketched process piping systems, perform various calculations, develop corrosion measurement locations, and implement inspection data into the Meridium program.
    3. Extensive reporting and documentation is performed in accordance with various codes and procedures including ASME Sec.V, Sec.VIII, AWS D1.1, ASME B31.3, API 570, etc.
    4. Additionally, I have worked in various locations throughout the Chesapeake Virginia area, including multiple fabrication shops performing inspections on babbit bearings, journals, turbines, fans, and other materials.
    5. Performed shearwave inspection on large diameter pipes, truck frames, ship yard vessels, hydrogen cylinders, tanks and pressure vessels, and at various shops and factories on miscellaneous parts.
    6. MT, PT, VT, and UTT were also performed on many different jobs in various locations such as Dominion Power, Lebehr, NUCOR, Honeywell Chemical, International Paper, Lyons, Collona's, and Norfolk Naval shipyards, Precon Marine, East Coast Steel Fabrications, Dupont Chemical, and Ashland Chemical.
    7. Worked with and assisted entry level and level I inspectors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science

API Inspector Resume

Objective : An opportunity to secure employment that utilizes my education, training and experience in the industrial field. While implementing new ideas and processes to improve and increase company productivity & mechanical integrity.

Skills : Communication Skills, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Hired on as an in-house API inspector after leaving PCI.
    2. Performed API inspections & pre-paint blast nspection in the Hydrocarbon units before being transferred to the CIM units.
    3. Performed daily vessel & piping API inspections for monthly compliance.
    4. Duties include document updates & control, scheduling & directing NDE technicians, planning and scheduling needed scaffolding.
    5. Dealt daily with work order numbers & network literature updates.
    6. Gained great experience in Caustic, Chlorine, Glycol, Solvents & Methane units.
    7. Worked on the Glycol & Benzene turnarounds in performing vessel internals, flange inspections & PT/VT inspections.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.S. In Industrial Technology

API Inspector Resume

Summary : Responsible for Maintaining a safe, secure and healthy environment by adhering to Company and Customer safety standards and practices and to legal regulations, alerting others regarding potential hazards or concern.

Skills : Quality Management, Quality Assurance, Inspection, Nondestructive Testing.

Description :

    1. Followed any and all repairs assuring code requirements are being met.
    2. Maintained inspection records monitoring data input.
    3. Wrote hot work and entry permits as required.
    4. Worked with contract personnel during shutdowns performing safety inspections to assure all work is being completed in a safe manner.
    5. Completed 5 years of study which included spiritual direction, theology, philosophy, History of the church, Old Testament studies, medical ethics, and morality.
    6. Performed Funeral vigils, and burials, instruct the engaged and perform marriage ceremonies, instruct parents and god-parents and perform baptisms, assist Holy Cross youth director with Life Teen as requested, visit the sick and the dying and give communion as requested.
    7. Completed internal and external inspections, hot work and entry permits issued were completed with no incidents or accidents.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Applied Science In Drafting

API Inspector Resume

Objective : Safety driven work ethic and attitude Strong organizational skills, self-motivation, and ability to prioritize tasks effectively Ability to form effective working relationships with a diverse range of personalities Knowledge of Industry Standards and Regulatory Codes (API, ASME, NACE, SSPC, NBIC, ASTM, ASNT, OSHA, EPA, TCEQ).

Skills : Microsoft Word, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Designed and implemented of special projects relating to Yard Piping / Inter-Module and Bare-Pipe Inspections for the External BPXA C.U.I.
    2. Performed external field lay-out functions in accordance with BPXA lay-out procedures (EOA, WOA).
    3. Safety trained in all BPXA North Slope specific procedures.
    4. Certified emergency first responder in first aid and CPR.
    5. Trained and versed in the requirements of 49 CFR Part 195 and 49 CFR Part 192 and the responsibilities regarding right-of-way and abnormal operating conditions as required by D.O.T.
    6. Versed in BPXA inspection software/database programs.
    7. Performed extensive work for International Paper at their Franklin Va.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science

API Inspector Resume

Headline : Experienced in non-destructive testing methods as well as API inspection practices and advising on repair recommendations. Self-motivated and am willing to take on new challenges to broaden my inspection experience to provide the most accurate and valuable inspection quality for my employer as well as their clients.

Skills : NDT Level II, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. API Lead Inspector for Shell/Motiva Oil Refining Coordinate all CUI activities for pressure vessels and piping.
    2. Determined priority of which equipment and piping systems to mitigate.
    3. Performed visual inspection on equipment to determine safest method for surface preparation for coating applications.
    4. Created coating application process plans for mitigation.
    5. Responsible for asset reliability and Turnaround action planning for Coker, NHT, DHT, and SR1 units.
    6. Organized inspection reports and measurement data on pressure equipment.
    7. Coordinated and directed the daily Turnaround activities of outside contractors with operations, maintenance in complex reliability and project directives.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science In Industrial Technology

API Inspector Resume

Objective : A dependable employee who shows up to work on time. API 510 certified Pressure Vessel Inspector, API 570 Certified Piping Inspector, AWS Certified Welding Inspector, Level II Radiograph Interpreter. I have 25 years of experience in pipefitting, fabrication, erecting, and welding- SMAW, GTAW, and FCAW of pipelines and piping systems.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Organized and executed from the ground up inspections of Chevrons shallow water platforms including systemizing and circuitizing piping, P&ID updating, assigning CML's, external visuals on all piping and vessels.
    2. Oversaw and directed repairs and evaluated systems for new installations.
    3. Required to conduct RBI's and shut in planning.
    4. Determined NDE methods to obtain accurate corrosion rates for data on pressure equipment.
    5. Developed and maintained a working MI program for the site.
    6. Assisted in the implementation an extensive CUI program and performed full inspections.
    7. Assisted API Inspectors with thorough CUI inspections.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification In Licensed

API Inspector Resume

Objective : Highly motivated professional seeking a challenging career as an Inspector in a progressive organization where I can use my interpersonal relations, analytical, and presentation skills in translating safety requirements towards maintaining a hazard-free environment. Commendable skills include, but are not limited to a high level of work prioritization, extensive management skills and the ability to work with people of different cultures.

Skills : Planning Skills, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Familiarized with prior history of the vessels, reviewed the vessel's prior inspection results, prior repairs, and current inspection plan Determined the types of inspection required, e.g. internal, external, on-stream, etc.
    2. Performed internal and external inspection on fixed equipment at scheduled intervals to maintain mechanical integrity.
    3. Maintained permanent and progressive records of all pressure vessels and pressure-relieving devices, including adding new information pertinent to the operation, inspection, and maintenance history of the equipment.
    4. Performed external and internal inspection of AST, pressure vessels, heat exchangers & pipelines.
    5. Repaired & replacement and stage-wise inspection of the repairs and testing Visually inspected vessels shell course for pitting, measured pit depth and made recommendations for repairs based on 510 code Determined the pressure test requirements for pressure vessels after alterations or major repairs, i.e., type of test, test medium, test pressure, test gauges, duration, regulatory requirements and forms.
    6. Visually inspected, nozzles, welds at attachment openings, vessel walls for damages or deterioration and documented reports Performed arrival condition coating assessments, advised and supervised surface preparation Furnished necessary information and assistance to responsible departments for preparation of process plans, process reviews, audits, test procedures, etc.
    7. Facilitated resolution of issues generated from reviews, inspections & incident investigations.
    8. Performed API 510/570 external piping inspection.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Environmental Health & Safety

API Inspector Resume

Summary : Inspection professional with 17 years inspection experience and 42 years cumulative refinery / chemical plant / and power plant welding, pipefitting, boilermaking, and industrial plant maintenance and construction experience, seeks challenging assignments both domestically and internationally.

Skills : API 510 API 570 AWS CWI, Planning Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for Quality assurance over the construction of various (34'-0 Dia x 32'-0 CRT/IFR, 120' DIA X 48' HT OTT W/EFR) floating roof storage tanks.
    2. Ensured that the API 650, Plains PAALP Specifications, and design drawing are strictly followed are my daily goals.
    3. Verified materials arriving onsite, analyze associated MTR's, inspect Fit-up of shell and nozzles, inspect completed welds, and act as site safety representative for the customer.
    4. Routinely reviewed and witness hydrostatic test, radiographic film, leak detection examinations, and field welders performance.
    5. Responsible for generating detailed weekly reports with attached pictures, comprehensive summary of work progress, and reporting the percentages completed per line item for overall construction cost.
    6. Assigned to performed API inspections of coded pressure vessels, heat exchangers, process piping, fired heaters, boilers, and above ground storage tanks as well as classified piping and equipment.
    7. Generated and executed inspection plans, developed equipment strategies, RBI assessments, maintained permanent and progressive inspection records and prepared repair recommendations and provided API compliant repair packages.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A. In Political Science