Provenance Consulting, LLC

  • NDE Technician Assistant

    Job Locations US-TX-Houston
    Posted Date 1 week ago(10/10/2018 3:36 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Provenance Consulting is a recognized leader in developing and implementing Process Safety Management (PSM) programs for oil, gas, and chemical plants and facilities. We specialize in services specific to OSHA’s PSM elements including engineering evaluations, risk assessments, software implementation and development, and engineering information management. We believe that implementing and maintaining a comprehensive PSM program is the foundation to a facility’s long-term success.




    This position is located in Freeport, TX (45 minutes south of Houston). Relocation will not be provided.


    The Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE) Technician Assistant is responsible for assisting with ultrasonic thickness readings and field verifying equipment, piping, and instrumentation to ensure the associated documentation reflect the as-built condition of the facility.  Emphasis is placed on quality of the work product and the efficiency of work execution. 


    The NDE Technician Assistant  will report to a Project Lead who will establish clear expectations in terms of work quality, efficiency, and technical development. The position is tempoaray, with the potential to transition to a full-time position.


    To fulfill this role, the NDE Technician Assistant will:

    • Field verify plot plans, inspection isometrics, relief device/flare isometrics, and piping and instrument diagrams (P&IDs)

    • Generate and read inspection piping and equipment isometrics
    • Capture digital images of equipment (vessels, PSVs, instrumentation, piping, etc…) based upon plot plans, isometrics, or P&IDs

    • Quality check and provide course correction

    • Capture all necessary field details and communicate them effectively to other members of the project team

    • Assist inspection technicians by providing manlift/ladder support

    • Comply with all Provenance and client safety procedures that govern the work being performed


    The ideal candidate will have:

    • Have a high school diploma/GED, or preferably a two year degree from an accredited college or university

    • Basic computer skills

    • Strong communication skills

    • CAD skills are beneficial, but not required

    • The ability to climb ladders and platforms up to 250 feet with a harness and lanyard

    • The ability to work outdoors in warm, hot and cold conditions

    • Knowledge in application and compliance requirements of regulatory codes (OSHA, EPA, etc.) and industry standards and recommended practices (API, NFPA, ASME, etc.) is preferred

    • Nondestructive testing, ASNT Level II Ultrasonic Thickness Testing A-Scan (UTT-A) certification preferred
    • The unrestricted right to work in the United States


    Job Benefits:


    Provenance Consulting offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid time off, career mobility, volunteer opportunities, and other programs.


    For more information about Provenance Consulting, us at:



    Provenance Consulting values people from diverse backgrounds, working to create an open atmosphere of trust, honesty and respect. Harassment or discrimination of any kind – including that involving race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other similarly protected status is unacceptable. This principle applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, placement, transfer, promotion, layoff, recall, termination and other terms and conditions of employment.



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