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Posted on :

7 Jul, 2016

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National Oilwell Varco is a worldwide leader in providing major mechanical components for land and offshore drilling rigs, complete land drilling and well servicing rigs, tubular inspection and internal tubular coatings, drill string equipment, extensive lifting and handling equipment, and a broad offering of downhole drilling motors, bits and tools. National Oilwell Varco also provides supply chain services through its network of distribution service centers located near major drilling and production activity worldwide. Since 1841, National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has been dedicated to ensuring customers receive the highest quality oilfield products and services.

Job Description

Job Title: Quality Control Inspector

JOB PURPOSE: As QC Inspector within NOV’s Flexibles you will be responsible for representing NOV during the production of Steel Bend Restrictors (SBR) and will communicate progress and welding quality of SBRs. You will ensure the correct materials are available and verified with correct and approved certificates as well as manage the quality control according to the Inspection and Test Plan (ITP). As QC Inspector you will communicate key stages of the production process to stakeholders of the business identifying corrective actions and making recommendations to ensure successful completion is reached according to quality and schedule.


  • Quality Control – special attention to all Hold and Witness pointed listed in the ITP
  • Review and understanding of welding procedures
  • Carry out inspections in accordance with access, supervision and safety instructions of HIT
  • Produce and update detailed inspection documents and progress reports submitting to key stakeholders on a regular basis
  • Verifying materials (Plate materials, Pipe materials, Bolts and nuts, paint, weld consumables)
  • Ensure correct storage of materials and components
  • Ensure NOV HSE requirements are implemented
  • Ensure formal qualifications of welders, painters and NDT personnel is adequate
  • Be familiar with required procedures and specifications pertaining to quality and the quality program
  • Perform all duties accurately and responsible. Verify part and work order. Assist shop, assembly and personnel in determining causes for faulty material or assemblies
  • May require off-site duties
  • Carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager.




An exceptional ability to understand, evaluate and apply technical information

Has solutions and suggestions that are effective in addressing the problem at hand

Able to adeptly learn the context of a challenge and quickly integrate new skills


Able to apportion time effectively to complete tasks

Be willing to provide colleagues with the information they need to complete their tasks and eliminate roadblocks


Able to follow, work within and improve business processes whilst exercising good judgement based on immediate and future business needs.


Can be counted on to take personal responsibility in challenging situations and be willing to engage in disputes in order to settle them equitably


Will be energised by challenges and drawn towards opportunities

Personal and Interpersonal

  • Imbued with a strong sense of customer focus (internal/external)
  • Firm and diplomatic when negotiating
  • Committed to self-improvement and development through the role in order to achieve career goals
  • Is known to consistently adhere to ethical principles and expects others to follow suit
  • A candid team player who collaborates with peers to solve problems

EXPERIENCE: Working knowledge of within machine shop and welding shop


  • Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook).
  • Able to interpret engineering documents and technical specifications to API, EN, ISO standards
  • Proficient in written and spoken technical English


  • Carry out all duties in accordance with the Quality Assurance procedures and department/area work instructions.
  • Contribute to general improvements in the quality and key activities of the department/area.


  • Participate in training where required.


  • Carry out all duties safely and in accordance with the Health & Safety Policy, Employee Handbook, procedures, training and instruction.
  • To be safety conscious and report any safety hazards to the HSE representative.

How To Apply For The Job

Interested Applicants should submit their Applications through

The HR,
National Oilwell Varco Ghana Ltd.,
P. O. Box CT 8250, Cantoments.

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