Seeking a position related to my discipline : Welding / QC Inspection. Immediately available. Attached is my CV :
Brian Steven Corbett
75 Trimdon Avenue
Tel : ( 01642 813350 )
Mobile : 07968 279619
E-mail address : Corbettbco@aol.com
A comprehensive background in Structural Fabrication & Welding Technniques coupled with the duties of an Inspector / NDT- Quality controller / Supervisor since 1984. Conversant with British, European, American & International codes & standards (BS- EN- ASME- AWS- API- ANSI- DIN etc.) plus client specificatons ( Shell- BP- Aramco- BNFL- ICI- Chevron etc. ). Able to motivate & co-ordinate other personnel into achieving quality accepted targets& liaise with clients & their representatives ( Lloyds, ABS etc.) plus other department personnel. Projects have included structures for topside utilities, platforms, modules, jackets, pressure vessels, pipework, pipelines, bridges, buildings, cranes, oil tanker conversions, pipemill inspections, tank farms & plant shut downs. Clients have included major Oil & Gas Companies, Petro-Chemical, BNFL, Power & Civil Industries. Duties have been carried out in the UK & Overseas ( both offshore / onshore ). They have included monitoring & supervising weld procedure tests, welder qualificatons plus in process production welds ( MMA, GTAW, SAW, MAGS etc ), full traceability of materials & consumables, QA / QC Plans & Procedures, full dimensional surveys, NDT & Destructive Testing, Hydro-Testing, vendor third party, control of multi disciplined / national workforces, safety & SIMOPS Procedures, documentation, record keeping, working with computerised systems, percentage design / procedure & personnel reviews plus product completion reviews & sign off.
. CSWIP 3.2 Senior Welding Inspection Certificate+Rad. Interpretation Part B.
. CSWIP 3.1 Welding Inspection Certificate
. European Welding Inspection Specialist Diploma
. European Welding Inspector Level 4 Certificate
. Registered Senior Welding Inspector
. Registered Welding Inspector
. C & G 219 Certificate in Fabrication & Welding Inspection & Quality Control
. Institute of Quality Assurance Certificate
. Diploma in Industrial Management
. Certificate in Industrial Management
. Diploma in Production Control
. C & G,s Full Technicians Certificate
. C & G,s Fabrication & Welding Engineering Technicians Parts I, II, III
. C & G,s Fabrication & Welding Craft Studies Parts I, II, III
. Certificate of Craftsmanship & Welding Endorsement ( Apprenticeship )
Feb. 02- April 03 Chevron Nigeria Ltd., River & Delta States, Nigeria
Mechanical / Welding Inspection Supervisor
Projects : Supervising & inspecting work carried out by contractors on Chevron,s on / off shore facilities. Answering to Chevron Construction.Work carried out on pipelines, risers, wellhead & topside piping, pressure vessels, tanks, platform upgrades, manifolds etc.plus supervising the running of the Jack-Up / Pipelay Barges to carryout and complete the assigned projects.
Responsibilities : All QA / QC, welding,NDT requirements, hydro-testing, coating, final completion & sign off, follow SIMOPS & Company Safety Procedures, supervise multi disciplined squad of nationals ( to cover contract & NDT requirements ), deal with work related problems & material shortages, produce managerial reports to indicate progress etc., follow anchor patterns, review contractors personnel & procedures.
Jan. 99- Feb.01 Vetco Saudi Arabia Ltd., Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Senior Vendor Inspector ( Mechanical / Welding )
Projects : To cover vendor requirements on behalf of a clients quality standards. Work included either visiting or staying at a clients locaton. One project in particular was a second biannual shutdown at GPIC, Bahrain ( Nov. 2002).
Responsibilities : Full review of all the quality of the work & documentation
for acceptance against the project specificatons. Verifying completion of all inspections, NDT etc & produce managerial reports. If staying, carry out these responsibilities in the role of a clients employee.
Nov. 98- Dec. 98 GPIC Petro- Chemical Plant, Bahrain
Senior Welding Inspector
Project : Biannual shut down of the plants 4 main areas : Utilities, Ammonia / Methanol & Urea. Answering to GPIC Maintenance Inspection Department.
Responsibilities : Co-ordinate & supervise on areas to be inspected. Assigning and Supervising NDT Personnel to cover MPI, DP, UT & RT requirements in these areas on pipes, pressure vessels, towers, tanks etc., Interpreting results for acceptance or recommended corrective actions if rejected. Liaise with Operatons for permit access. Produce managerial reports to verify corrective actions plus compliance with both standard & maintenance programmes. Follow / Supervise planned maintenance programmes and corrective maintenance actions in order to achieve start up target dates.
Sept. 97- Nov. 98 Saudi Aramco, Southern Area Projects, Abqaiq Inspection Unit, Saudi Arabia. Projects Mechanical / Welding Inspector
Aug. 97- Sept. 97 Castoro 5 Pipelay Barge ( SAIPEM ), Arabian Gulf,
Saudi Arabia. Welding Inspector ( offshore )
Jan. 97- Aug. 97 Flour Daniels ( FAL ), Rabigh Steam Power Plant,
Saudi Arabia. Senior Fabrication / Welding Inspector
June 95- Dec.96 SLP Engineering, Middlesbrough. ( Computerised Assessment of materials for Oil Related Projects ). Material Allocator
Jan. 94- May 95 Redpath Engineering Services, Stockton, UK
Fabrication / Welding Inspector
Mar. 93- Dec.93 National Inspection & Technical Testing Co. / FAHSS TUV, Al Jubail, Saudi Arabia. Third Party Vendor Inspector
Sept. 68- Feb. 93 Various contracts through out the UK & Abroad.
During this period I qualified as an Inspector, worked as a Boilermaker & an NC Coder. I also completed a 5 year Apprenticeship.
Date of Birth : 13 / 11 / 52
Marital Status : Married
Driving licence : Full / clean
Hobbies : Interested in team games ( football, cricket, rugby etc. )
An interest also in individual games ( snooker, billiards etc. )
An avid reader of fact & fiction, Music, visiting the theatre /
cinema & places of historical interest.