SGS is the world's leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 94,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.
Petroleum Inspector, performs testing of bulk liquid or gaseous hydrocarbon or chemical cargo supervision services, such as but not limited to, gauging, sampling and reconciliation of transfer from shore tank, barge or ship to shore tank, barge or ship. Acts in accordance with Client, SGS Operational Excellence practices and Industry standards. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Physically samples, measures, and takes the temperature of vessel's tanks and shore tanks utilizing a variety of methods dictated by company and American Petroleum Institute (API) procedures.
Follows Safely standards and performs job efficiently. Works within defined technical processes and procedures or methodologies.
Calculates and reports quantities of the bulk liquid or gaseous hydrocarbon transferred and performs full reconciliation.
Completes all required reports and forms, using the SGS propriety Ship Inspection Report (SIR) and / or Site Acceptance Test (SAT) systems.
Works in cooperation with client's representatives, US Customs, vessel personnel, government agents and shore facility personnel.
Maintains regular communication with the business unit office staff with reference to job status, problems, concerns, etc.
Maintains knowledge and adheres to the latest industry, client and SGS internal standards, policies and procedures.
Operates to the highest standards of ethics, in accordance with the SGS Code of Integrity including adhering to all company safety practices.
Assists in other branch duties as assigned related to back office support and housekeeping.
Performs other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / ABILITIES
Continues to gain knowledge and expertise in the profession
Uses existing procedures to solve routine or standard problems
Has no discretion to vary from established procedures by performing structured work assignments
Language Skills: English - Basic level required
Mathematical Skills: Basic level of proficiency with a good understanding of fractions and decimals