Provide overall leadership & coaching to 3 – 5 Inspection and Static Equipment Engineers and 8 contract API inspectors. The focus will be to manage the Inspection program to improve asset reliability, reduce maintenance costs and foster continuous improvements. Will require working closely with Process Availability Leaders, Unit Managers, Maintenance Leaders, Reliability Specialists, and Site Leadership.
· Develops and executes Site’s business plan to maintain mechanical integrity of pressure containing equipment and support infrastructure. Establishes objectives aligned with Site’s targets for process safety and regulatory compliance. Regularly reviews progress and performance metrics, initiating corrective actions when required.
· Provides technical direction and leadership to inspection group. Defines, communicates, prioritizes, and executes programs and processes consistent with and in support of Site’s reliability targets ensuring risk is appropriately managed. Counsels on industry standards and best practices to ensure work products are technically sound and in accordance with corporate standards.
·Manages staff. Initiates selection, promotion, and corrective action when appropriate. Accountable to fair and uniform application of human resources policies.
· Collaborates with Supply Chain Management to secure supplementary engineering and inspection services. Coordinates contractor assessment to ensure compliance with company's technical standards, safe work practices, service, quality, and performance efficiency.