Inspection Technician

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation

The Inspection Technician will be responsible for completion of scheduled inspection of fixed equipment including tanks, pressure vessels, sumps and piping at various Petro Star, North Pacific Fuels and Sourdough facilities.  This is a full-time position based in North Pole and will involve travel to facilities in Kodiak, Dutch harbor, Anchorage and Valdez.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (and other duties as assigned)

  • Internal and external inspection of atmospheric storage tanks in accordance with API 653 and/or STI SP001.
  • Monthly underground storage tank inspection at various Fairbanks locations.
  • Annual refinery turnaround support at the North Pole and Valdez refineries.
  • Routine equipment inspections, including visual and ultrasonic thickness surveys.
  • Ensures all inspections are planned and performed correctly and meet the applicable code, jurisdictional and/or company requirements.
  • Write accurate and complete reports summarizing the results of inspections completed.
  • Facilities QA/QC program support.


  • Minimum 3 (3) years inspection experience in a refinery or chemical plant.
  • Current API-653 Tank Inspector and MFL and UT Level II certifications.  Must be able to obtain STI SP001 and UST A/B/C operator certification within 30 days of hire.
  • Working knowledge of basic corrosion codes and standards.
  • Working knowledge of NDE techniques, i.e. radiography, ultrasonic, dye penetrant, sensitive leak testing.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Exhibits good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work at elevated heights.
  • Current driver’s license.
  • Current API-570 Piping Inspector, API-510 Pressure Vessel Inspector, AWS CWI, additional NDE certifications held for PT/MT are highly preferred.
  • Computer skills, including proficiency with Word and Excel and familiarity with PCMS database and AutoCAD.
  • Possess good technical writing and communication skills.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.

Petro Star Inc., a division of ASRC, is a drug free workplace and pre-employment drug testing is part of the hiring process.

ASRC and its family of companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status or any other legal protected status.  EOE:  M|F|D|V EEO Poster

Petro Star Inc. is the refining division of Arctic Slope Regional Corporation, an Inupiat-owned corporation created as a result of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

ASRC's family of companies apply a shareholder preference in employment, to the maximum extent feasible, as authorized by law.

Fairbanks, AK

8 month(s) ago