Posted on: May 3, 2021
is a global leader in the Testing, Inspection and
Certification sector delivering non-destructive testing,
inspection, engineering, and manpower services to the aerospace,
power, and, oil and gas industries. We are a trusted
partner who enhances the quality and safety of our
clients’ assets and infrastructures while safeguarding their
operations. We deliver this through our technical capabilities,
innovative approach, and our motivated team who
are committed to operational excellence.
has achieved a significant global presence and a leading position
in its target markets and regions. As a result, our teams have
expanded with 19,000 professionals across the world, attracting the
very best talent in the industry.
Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran
The main function of the Assistant is to learn all aspect of
inspection services from the Technician. This will include using,
supplying, and/or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work
area and equipment. Following established methods of inspection and
procedures to determine product compliance in learning different
NDT methods and techniques.
Assist Technician in project execution and daily tasks assigned as
Assist Technicians with organizing and reporting of service
Prepare, set-up, and complete all necessary paperwork as required
by client and company requirements.
Set-up boundaries and surveillance of work area, if required, and
prevent unauthorized personnel from entering work
Follow and enforce the Company required safe work practices and
procedures at all times.
Responsible for replenishing and organizing the required supplies,
as needed, to perform assign methods.
Responsible for cleanliness of all work areas.
Observes test procedures and product compliance to learn internal
and industry specifications.
Observe and learn the procedures required to perform work and gain
certification in the required NDT methods.
Observe and learn proper documentation process required for NDT
Demonstrate excellent communication skills, professionalism, and
promote a positive customer service attitude toward internally and
Enforce and abide the requirements of safe operation and personal
safety using required Personal Protective Equipment and Safe
Practices per company policy.
Perform other job related tasks as assigned by
Ability to read technical documents, preferred.
Working knowledge of MS Office Suite of products,
Basic knowledge and understanding inspection technology,
A sense of urgency, good attention to detail, and
Firmly adheres to the values and ethics of Applus+. Exhibits
honesty, discretion, and sound judgment.
Willing to work with others, collaborating and compromising where
necessary; promptly share relevant information with
Maintains a positive “can do” outlook, rebounds quickly from
frustrations and unpleasantness, and maintains composure and
friendly demeanor while dealing with stressful
Possess excellent communication skills to convey information to
customers and colleagues effectively.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
This is an entry level position with minimum or no experience
Experience in NDT industry is highly desirable.
Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time
of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this
The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your
arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble
The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the
The ability to bend stretches, twist, or reach with your body,
arms, and/or legs.
The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or
pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g.,
patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical
The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas
presented through spoken words and sentences.
The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm
or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support
part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without
'giving out' or fatiguing.
The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms,
two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying
down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole
body is in
The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go
wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing
there is a proble
The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or
The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a
machine/equipment or a vehicle to exact position
The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so
others will understan The ability to read and understand
information and ideas presented in writing.
The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers
of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small
The ability to quickly respond (with the hand, finger, or foot) to
a signal (sound, light, picture) when it appears.
The ability to judge which of several objects is closer or farther
away from you, or to judge the distance between you and an
Climbing: Ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding,
ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and
arms. Body agility is emphasized. This factor is important if the
amount and kind of climbing required exceeds that required for
Balancing: Maintaining the body equilibrium to prevent falling when
walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery, or erratically
moving surfaces. This factor is important if the amount and kind of
balancing exceeds that needed for ordinary locomotion and
maintenance of body equilibrium.
Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the
waist. This factor is important if it occurs to a considerable
degree and requires full use of the lower extremities and back
Kneeling: Bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or
Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and
Crawling: Moving about on hands and knees or hands and
Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction
Standing: Remaining upright on the feet, particularly for sustained
periods of time
Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for
long distances or moving from one work site to another.
Pushing: Using upper extremities to press against something with
steady force in order to thrust forward, downward, or
Pulling: Using upper extremities to exert force in order to draw,
drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
Lifting: Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or
moving objects horizontally from position to position. This factor
is important if it occurs to a considerable degree and requires the
substantial use of the upper extremities and back
Dexterity: Picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working,
primarily with fingers rather than with whole hand or arm as in
Grasping: Applying pressure to an object with the fingers and
Feeling: Perceiving attributes of objects, such as size, shape,
temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of
Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken
word; those activities where detailed or important spoken
instructions must be conveyed to other workers accurately, loudly,
Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels
with or without correction, and having the ability to receive
detailed information through oral communication, and making fine
discriminations in sound.
Repetitive motions: Making substantial movements (motions) of the
wrists, hands, and/or fingers
In compliance with American with Disabilities Act (ADA), Applus+
will make reasonable accommodations that are appropriate and
consistent within our legal obligations.
The physical environment requires the employee to work both inside
and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions in
temperature extremes and inclement weather. Frequently required to
use personal protective equipment to prevent exposure to hazardous
materials and working environment
May occasionally walk on slippery or uneven surfaces
The noise level in the work environment is frequently loud when
working on project site.
Overtime required during the week and weekend with work
Ability to travel when required, nationally, up to 50% of the
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