Posted 13th May 2019

Inspection Engineer & Site Leader (Immingham)

Are you interested in joining a dynamic and ambitious company where
your contribution is vital to maintain the safe delivery of innovative
engineering solutions? Are you committed to exceeding client
expectations and want to be part of an energetic team?

Axiom is a specialist Engineering Consultancy in the fields of Materials
Engineering, Corrosion and Mechanical Engineering in addition to a
UKAS Accredited Inspection body. We have grown successfully and
now operate a global operation from our offices in Stockton-on-Tees,

We are looking for an Inspection Engineer & Site Leader who will
help us achieve our goals. Investing heavily in our people, we recognise
that the development of our staff is a key contributory factor of our
success and can provide career progression to help you reach your
full potential.

For this role we would welcome applications from other backgrounds
within the industry such as plant engineers, mechanical engineers
who have experience of inspection through their current role.

You will have the following experience and/or qualifications:

  • Degree qualified Mechanical Engineer
  • Chartered engineer or working towards this.
  • Knowledge or certification of API 510, 570, 653,
    EEMUA 159, fired equipment.

Consideration would be given to applicants who do not possess
all required qualifications for the role they wish to apply for but
show aptitude, initiative and a drive to develop themselves.

Job Specification

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Providing inspection and engineering consultancy to the client
  • Ensuring planned inspection work on site is completed on time
  • Ensuring that the site has adequate resources to fulfil the
    inspection requirements
  • On site day to day management of the inspectors and NDT
    technicians at the Immingham site
  • Focal point for the client enquires or queries
  • Creation and amending of Written Schemes of Examination
  • Taking an overview of the inspection work to ensure inspection
    are suitable and meeting the client’s needs.

Preferred Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Engineering, with Chartered
    status or working towards this
  • Minimum of 5 years onsite inspection experience within a
    relevant industry. Candidates who have experience working
    in the inspection field within a Petrochemical site or a Plant
    Engineering role are also encouraged to apply
  • Knowledge of common non-destructive testing methods
  • Knowledge of inspection standards and guides such as
    API 570, 510, EEMUA 159
  • Knowledge of RBI methodology
  • Experience of specifying inspection intervals in accordance
    with approved codes and current Written Schemes of
  • Knowledge of fired / boiler equipment
  • Experience of managing a small team or co-ordinating work.

Current Certification in any of the following would be advantageous:

  • API 570 Piping Inspection
  • API 510 Vessel Inspection
  • API 580 / 581
  • EEMUA 159 Tank Assessor
  • CSWIP Welding.

Working Environment:

This role is based at a client’s site in Immingham.

You will need to be comfortable with working in the following

  • Confined space
  • At height
  • High / low temperatures
  • Noisy
  • Dusty.


  • A valid full UK Driving Licence
  • To be computer literate and competent in the use of Microsoft office
  • Able to work in the UK without restriction.

We are looking for individuals who are:

  • Self-motivated
  • Organised
  • Possesses strong attention to detail skills
  • Ability to build and maintain successful working relationships
    with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Flexible in their approach as travel and overnight stays may
    be required.

Axiom is an ambitious and growing company. We invest heavily in our
people and technology and are looking for similarly-minded personnel
to join our team.

If you are the type of person we are looking for, we will invest time and
energy into giving you new skills and abilities to enable you to inspect
a broader range of equipment and give you an interesting and
challenging career.

Salary: Negotiable – Staff position only

Benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday plus statutory days
  • 5% pension contribution
  • Sickness pay
  • Training and recertifications.

Closing Date: 30th June 2019

Please submit your C.V. along with a covering letter as to why you feel
you are suitable for the role to:

For further information, please contact David Fawkes
(Inspection Technical Authority) email:


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