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Pressure Equipment Inspector

Reference ID: 109946

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  • Excellent opportunity to use your fabrication, inspection and/or maintenance experience in a pivotal role!
  • Put your expertise to work in a dynamic, engaging and collaborative team environment!
  • Receive competitive compensation and benefits with a global leader!


Methanex is the world's largest supplier of methanol to major international markets in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America. Methanol can be found in products from windshield washer fluid to recyclable plastic bottles, plywood floors to paint, silicone sealants to synthetic fibers. The energy sector is one of the most rapidly growing markets for the use of Methanol and greatly relies on the expertise and commitment of Methanex as their trusted supplier.


Methanex currently has an exciting career opportunity for a Pressure Equipment Inspector to join our team in Medicine Hat on a full-time basis. 

In this role, you will be responsible for determining and coordinating non-destructive testing activities and performing the inspection of piping, pressure equipment, and fabrication processes. 

You will also support the achievement of a safe and reliable petrochemical operation in full compliance with construction codes, provincial statutory regulations, Methanex project standards, and corporate best practices. 

Our successful candidate will possess:

  • A relevant trade certification or a post-secondary diploma in materials engineering technology, welding engineering technology, mechanical engineering technology, or another related discipline is considered an asset
  • Three years of experience in fabrication, inspection and/or maintenance, with two years of inspection experience in an operating petrochemical plant is preferred
  • Alternate combinations of education, training, and experience will be considered
  • Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Level 1 certification with an American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) B31.3 piping endorsement is preferred
  • Knowledge of the Alberta Safety Codes Act and Regulations, ASME Boiler, Pressure Vessel and Piping codes and standards, American Petroleum Institute standards, CSA standards, and CGSB standards, or equivalent knowledge from another jurisdiction
  • Previous experience issuing QC Inspection and Test Plans (ITP) and determining quality control requirements as per codes and piping specifications, performing visual inspections on welds, and witnessing hydrostatic testing of pressure components is considered an asset
  • Certification in API (American Petroleum Institute) 510 Pressure Vessel Inspection, API 570 Piping Inspection, and/or additional construction code endorsement for structural steel or welding are assets
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite or programs and knowledge of Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS), such as Maximo, SAP or a similar system
  • A valid driver’s license

This role is well suited to a customer-focused professional who is dedicated to meeting the expectations of internal and external customers. 

Excellent written and verbal communication and listening skills, as well as the ability to build and maintain relationships and effectively communicate and collaborate with a diverse range of individuals, is required. 

Above all, you must be extremely organized and detail-oriented with strong time management, prioritization, and planning skills. Sound judgment combined with superior analysis, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills, along with a demonstrated ability to recognize inconsistencies will be essential for success in this role.

Independently motivated, you have the ability to manage numerous, competing, and shifting priorities and work accurately in demanding circumstances. You will do well in this role if you are results-driven and have consistently demonstrated the ability to meet identified goals and achieve results. 

Please note that you must be comfortable and capable of working in confined space and at significant heights.

If you have the drive, determination, and ambition to meet and exceed expectations and achieve results, then we invite you to apply today!


Building on our core values of integrity, trust, respect and professionalism, our corporate culture encourages communication and teamwork and rewards employees for creativity and innovation. We are also very active in supporting educational and training/development initiatives. We sponsor scholarships and co-op programs at local colleges and universities as well as hands-on training programs at our manufacturing facilities.

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you can expect to receive an industry competitive salary along with health, dental, and survivor benefits

Join this thriving and team focused market leader today and expand your experience with a new challenge - Apply Now at:

Posted: March 26, 2019
Closes: April 30, 2019