Mechanical Integrity Inspector at Careerbuilder in Texas City, Texas

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Job Description:

Dow has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Integrity Inspector in Texas City, Texas.

Job Summary:

The Mechanical Integrity Inspector manages the Mechanical Integrity inspection program for assigned process unit or units. Ensures all inspections are planned and performed correctly and meet the applicable code, jurisdictional and/or company requirements. Performs inspections and coordinates nondestructive evaluations (NDE) examiners and other inspection contractors.

Responsibilities / Duties

  • Reviews and manages the inspections due for assigned unit or units in compliance with Global Mechanical Integrity Manual (GMIM)/Global Mechanical Integrity Safety Standard (GMISS).

  • Reviews and manages the list of non-conformances for assigned unit or units.

  • Performs or oversees inspections and is responsible for the accuracy and maintenance of the SAP\RBMI (Reliability Based Mechanical Integrity) equipment inspection database and or updating inspection history in equipment file.

  • Performs Risk Analysis and manages inspection plans using RBMI software.

  • Participates in assigned unit updates and planning meetings to be aware of unit needs and priorities.

  • Participates in the identification of end of life items and makes recommendations to the Plant Mechanical Integrity Engineer.

  • Provides technical expertise (Inspection Frequency, Type, and Requirements) to the Plant, Technology Implementation for Competitive Advantage (TICA), and Technical Expertise and Support (TES) Teams.

  • Provides day-to-day and occasional off-hour inspection support to the plant.

  • Completes compliance requirements, including compliance matrix, and other training for position, as required.

  • Participates in unit shut downs by supplying inspection scopes along with repair scopes.

  • Participates in unit day to day maintenance by supplying inspection scopes along with repair scopes.

**This role will have an assessment to complete during the application process. Please allow 30 minutes - 1 hour to complete the assessment at the time of application. You will not be able to save your application for later. Even if you have taken this assessment before please click on the link. An assessment is required for each position you apply to.**

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Inspection/NDT role.

  • Must have two or more of the following American Petroleum Institute Certifications: API 510, 653, 570.

  • Knowledgeable of ASME Codes and Standards

  • Working knowledge of advance non-destructive testing techniques

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Previous experience using SAP, Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Working knowledge of API RP 580 and 581

  • Experience with Capstone RBMI software, certified RBMI Risk Analyst
    Non-Destructive Testing Level II RT, MT, PT, VT

  • Working knowledge of corrosion damage mechanisms (API 571) and basic metallurgy

  • Working knowledge of welding processes and codes


  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.

Physical Requirements:
Able to meet the following physical demands of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations:

  • Lift, push, and pull up to 55 lbs.

  • Frequent bending, reaching, and lifting

  • Stand 50% of the time.

  • Walk for extended periods of time

  • Work at heights, climb stairs and ladders.

  • Work in tight and closed in spaces.

  • Wear all required personal protective equipment, including but not limited to respirator.

  • Work in an area of intense or continuous noise.

  • Work in an area with hazardous materials

Skills and Abilities:

  • Be proficient in computers to perform job tasks.

  • Strong Interpersonal, Facilitative, and Organizational skills.

  • Effectively interacts with multiple functions and diverse individuals to achieve goals.

  • Demonstrates excellent decision making skills, ability to prioritize appropriately.

  • Effectively manages multiple competing priorities.

  • Strong troubleshooting skills.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Able to communicate with a very diverse population which is spread across the site.

  • Strong reading comprehension and listening skills.

  • Strong multi-tasking, problem solving and time management skills.

  • Demonstrate leadership skills - inspire others and lead them through influence.

  • Able to work with independently with minimal supervision with in an empowered team environment.

  • Strong work ethic.

  • Have a high regard for personal safety and the safety of others.

**The Dow Chemical Company does not offer relocation assistance for this position. This includes reimbursement for travel expenses incurred to and from test sessions/interviews. If you apply for a position that is not within the area in which you reside, you will be responsible for all costs that you incur. **

Dow Offers:

  • A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay, variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company performance, and comprehensive benefits

  • On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment

  • Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world

  • Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others

About Dow

Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth. The Company's ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company, with a purpose to deliver a sustainable future for the world through our materials science expertise and collaboration with our partners. Dow's portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure, mobility and consumer care. Dow operates 106 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 35,700 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $39 billion in 2020. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries. For more information, please visit or follow @DowNewsroom on Twitter.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Dow is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, color, national origin, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or religion. We are also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at or you may call us at 1-800-523-3945.