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Welding Inspector

Job Title: Welding Inspector
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Dahuk, Iraq
REF: 758
Contact Name: Ahmed Tahir
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

MSELECT is looking to hire a Welding Inspector for one of it's local Oil & Gas clients in Duhok. The ideal candidate must be certified with 3 to 5 years of experience along with fluency in English language.


  • Inspects joints for hidden cracks and pits, using magnaflux machine and ultrasonic testing equipment.
  • Performs stress tests on joint, using stress testing equipment, or prepares sample for stress testing, and reviews results.
  • Verifies alignment and dimensions of product and setup of machines and fixtures used for work in progress.
  • Observes techniques and performance of welders in shop or at construction site.
  • Marks defective pieces and recommends scrapping or methods for reworking.
  • Records inspection data.
  • Analyzes x-ray photographs of welded joints.
  • May weld, test, and inspect metal samples to determine most effective welding process and technique and be designated Performance-Test Inspector.


  • Welding Inspector (CWI) certification is a requirement.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanics or equivalent.
  • Excellent handling of English, written and spoken.
  • Knowledge of quality standards and practices.
  • Knowledge in equipment manufacturing practices and manufacturing schedules.
  • Reading P&IDs, manufacturing drawings and technical specifications.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in Oil & Gas welding inspection.