South Bay Sand Blasting & Tank Cleaning
  • 15-Nov-2022 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Quality Assurance
  • Norfolk, VA, USA
  • 16.30-22.00 per hour
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Job Description

SOUTH BAY SANDBLASTING & TANK CLEANING, INC. located in Norfolk, VA shipyard related subcontractor looking to hire a QA Inspector - Coatings.

Job Summary

In support of, and under supervision of the QA Director or Manager, the Coatings Inspector can understand and apply the principles and techniques which make up the body of knowledge in inspection. These principles and techniques include, but are not limited, to understanding processes, Quality Control methods, sampling, organizing, documenting, and maintaining files for objective quality evidence (OQE).

Must be in Norfolk, VA, we are not looking to relocate candidates at this time.


  • Perform onsite coating inspection of all US Navy coating-related activities (primarily Non-Skid applications) in field locations in accordance with US Navy and SWRMC contract documents and NAVSEA Standard Items
  • Conduct technical measurements and tests using coating inspection equipment
  • Keep daily records of all coating-related activities along with picture documentation to be sent to appropriate parties for review
  • Complete and submit Inspection Reports using Microsoft Office and online software
  • Communicate effectively with key project partners and customers (coating applicators, safety personnel, project manager, inspection supervisor, the US Navy)
  • Self-motivated and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Experience with CAPSHEETS is a plus


  • Attention to detail
  • Minimum NACE Level I, NACE Level III/SSPC PCI Level III Certified Coatings Inspector or higher, or NBPI certified
  • 2+ years' experience as a quality assurance coatings inspector on US Navy Repair programs
  • Able to work various shifts and weekends
  • Capable of conducting meetings with clients in a professional manner
  • Perform basic mathematical calculations required for reports
  • Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of a computer, and able to utilize Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work on your own

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED, Technical/Vocational trade school, or apprenticeship

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Able to perform the following activities: Climbing, Bending, Crawling, Accessing Confined Spaces, Walking Across Uneven Terrain, Working in Various Temperature Extremes, Wearing a Respirator and Safety Equipment
  • Able to work at heights from Scaffold and Personnel Lifts
  • Able and willing to follow all applicable site and company safety procedures
  • Must be able to climb up and down ladders and gangways, work aloft while wearing fall prevention equipment
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and carry the same for short distances and up and down stairs and steep inclines

Other requirements:

All positions require a pre-employment medical test. This employer participates in E-Verify. Must be able to qualify for DBIDS security clearance. Ability to read technical English is a must. U.S. Citizenship is preferred (for some work locations it is required). Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

To respond to this ad, you:

  • MUST provide us with a resume

If all requirements listed above are not provided your application will not be considered.

Please respond to this ad on our website:

Women, veterans and their spouses are encouraged to apply.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO/AA M/F D/V

Job Type: Full-time

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