Core NDT Technician –Torness Power Station


Employer: Applus UK

Location: Dunbar, Scotland

Summary: Based on our client’s site in Torness Power Station, you will work as part of the core team carrying out on-site in service and pre-service Non Destructive Testing / Inspections of vessels, pipework, structural steelwork, tanks etc. using appropriate techniques, according to the details in the client’s contract, and within Applus UK Ltd.’s operating instructions. As a core technician you will be responsible for all site activities including Health & Safety and responsible for Technicians working directly for the Customer.

Your role will include the following:


  • Interface between stations, projects, EDF contract partners, inspection group and other central technical organisation groups
  • Plan, organise and oversee any emergent/project work
  • To maintain all NDT equipment in good condition and ensure scheduled checks are carried out
  • Certified to carry out all relevant NDT inspections and give advice on NDT issues when required
  • Provide an effective quality control system for all operations carried out on site
  • Review and authorise inspection reports
  • Coordinate and summarise inspection results on site
  • Ensure all operations are carried out in accordance with all specified documentation and statutory requirements

  • To monitor finances and maintain manpower

Hours of work are:

  • Monday – Friday 40 hours per week
  • Overtime when required


Knowledge, skills and experience required


  • PCN Level 2 qualifications in MPI/DPI, UT Welds 3.2 & Radiography including RPS.
  • CCNSG Safety Passport 
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • PCN Level 2 Eddy Current Welds


Personal Competencies

  • Executes decisions and delivers results
  • Proven leadership experience
  • Managing clients expectations
  • Working in accordance to Service level agreements
  • Ability to work on their own initiative and work well in a team environment
  • The ability to Communicate with Colleagues, Managers &clients
  • Demonstrates undisputed will to succeed

What we would like to give you:


  • Competitive Salary
  • Life insurance and pension
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • On site free parking
  • Online benefits and cashback rewards
  • Ongoing training & development opportunities throughout your career




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Applus UK is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Date Added: 09/08/2021

Closing Date: 22/10/2021

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