NDT Radiographer

Job Title: NDT Radiographer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: Competitive Rate
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RBMP5856_1531393799
Contact Name: Jon Packham MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2018 12:09

Job Description

Sitec Recruitment are currently recruiting for a prestigious Engineering company who specialise in the Naval / Marine Engineering and Support Industry and are seeking a PCN Level 2 NDT Radiographer to be based on Devonport Dockyard Plymouth on a contract basis for an estimated 4 months initially.

The role of the NDT Radiographer will be:

  • To carry out the day to day tasks of the Company's NDT service provided throughout the Dockyard. This post is with the Submarine Directorate.
  • Responsibilities for Systems, Structures, Plant and Equipment (SSPE)
  • The major SSPE listed below are associated with the NDT Radiographer purpose and principal tasks and responsibilities:
    • The safe use of all radioactive isotopes associated with NDT.
    • The safe use all NDT plant and equipment.
    • The safe use of the NDT laboratory and its associated plant and equipment (including stores).

Principal Tasks and Responsibilities of the NDT Radiographer are:

  • To carry out all forms of NDT to a specification and censor the results to the acceptance standards in an efficient and effective manner.
  • To be responsible during radiographic examinations for the site radiological safety.
  • To become an appointed suitably qualified and experienced person (ASQEP), with the following responsibilities:
    • To understand the duties and expectations of the appointment.
    • To have a clear understanding of all relevant safety case, operating rules, operating instructions and mechanisms, the reasons they are imposed and the consequences of their breach.
    • To understand the immediate and recovery actions required to prevent operation outside the safe operating envelope.
    • To assist the source recovery team in dose reduction in the event of a radioactive source recovery.
  • In addition the NDT Radiographer may be required to carry out radiographic interpretation.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements


  • DAP/ASQEP course.
  • Personnel Certification Scheme in Non-Destructive (PCN) Testing Radiographic Level 2.
  • Radiation Worker.
  • Experience in Nuclear Steam Raising Plant, working within the Submarine Business Unit, working within the radiological industry as a radiographer.
  • BTEC Level 3 in Engineering desirable.

Demonstrable experience in a welding and NDT technology role.

Candidates must have a background to obtain UK security clearance. Due to ITAR restrictions the successful candidate must be a UK national.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.

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