Drill Pipe Inspector

Force Inspection Services
September 4, 2023
Site C - Fort St. John
Job Type
Must have relevant experience
British Columbia


About Us

Force is a rapidly growing leader in tubular inspection and repair whose success is founded on its uncompromising personal commitment to customer satisfaction in the delivery of quality solutions.

About the Position

This position is responsible for the timely and accurate inspection of drill pipe. This position also supervises assigned crew, ensuring safety first, as well as maintaining client relationships.

Your Duties

  • Conducts Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) inspections to ensure quality and to detect discontinuities (defects)
  • Organize and report results of assigned inspection work as well as maintain detailed records of work performed
  • Complete inspections using Magnetic Particle Testing, Liquid Penetrant Testing, Ultrasonic Inspection, Electromagnetic Inspection (EMI), Visual Thread and Seal, Dimensional Measurements and Thread Gauging
  • Set up, maintain / repair, and calibrate hand tools, plant equipment, inspection, and testing equipment as needed
  • Operate stationary & portable EMI units for drill pipe inspection; responsible for leading a crew of up to 6 people
  • Complies with Force Inspection’s Health & Safety program and Occupational Health & Safety Regulations
  • Performs other duties as required

The Great Things We Offer

  • Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits including, health, dental, life insurance, vision, disability, and more
  • Health Spending Account
  • Matched RRSP Program
  • Paid time off programs
  • Career growth and mentoring opportunities to take your career to the next level
  • Outstanding safety culture with a track record to prove it
  • Company supplied PPE including a yearly allowance for CSA-approved boots


Your Qualifications

  • High school diploma / GED
  • 3 years of related NDT inspection experience is required, with a minimum of 1 year in BHA Inspection
  • Basic math and functional verbal / written English skills
  • Minimum valid Class 5 Alberta Driver Licenses (Non-GDL), plus experience driving with a trailer will be an asset
  • Physically able to handle weight up to 40 lbs, and must be able to distinguish colours
  • Visual Thread Inspection of Rotary Shoulder Connections experience
  • Experience in B.S.L Lathe Refacer
  • Must have Oilfield Downhole Tool experience, proficient in BHA components and tubulars
  • API Spec 7 thread gauging and knowledge on API RP7G-2, 5CT, 5B, Spec. 7-1 / 7-2 are considered assets
  • May require work in hazardous environments requiring protective equipment, and extreme temperatures
  • Manual dexterity required to use measuring instruments & tools
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including overtime and weekends, in a fast-paced environment

How to Apply

Join Force and grow your career in an industry-leading organization.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

To Apply, please send resume to HR@forceinspection.com or click on the below link:

Drill Pipe Inspector - Charlie Lake, BC - Indeed.com

Drill Pipe Inspector - Charlie Lake, BC - Forceinspection.com/jobs/

Only persons who are legally allowed to work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, do not apply as we will not consider your job application.

All qualified applicants are considered and will not be discriminated against based on race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classifications. If you are an applicant requiring specific accommodation due to a disability or medical need during the recruitment process, please include this information in the body of your emailed application.

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