Oil Recruitment :: New Role - Inspection Operations Supervision/Business Development - Thames
New Role - Inspection Operations Supervision/Business Development - Thames


Role Purpose:

To be responsible for the efficient and effective day-to-day coordination of Oil and Petrochemical Inspection and other related activities. To liaise and maintain excellent communications with clients, terminals, refineries, local agents and Inspection/laboratory personnel; and to be a technical focal point for the site.


Main Duties:

All duties to be carried out in accordance with the Divisional standing instructions, ISO 9001/14001/17025 and OHSAS 18001 accreditations, Client Guidelines, Health & Safety policies, including the Health & Safety at Work Act (including COSHH), and any other recognised standards as appropriate.

  • To coordinate daily workloads and organise 24 hour cover for all activities performed in the local area
  • To supervise, and perform if required, cargo Inspection of all types of Oil & Petrochemical commodities and ensure this is performed in accordance with the standards adopted by the Division e.g. HM 28, 29 & 30, API Chapter 17, ISO etc
  • To ensure that all work in the area by all staff is performed within Inspectorate’s framework of Safety Requirements and Policies
  • Exercise a high degree of confidentiality between the client(s) and the Company, always in accordance with the company’s ethics policy
  • To ensure that a high level of communication is achieved between all parties and in particular between the Inspector and their supervisor, with ALL abnormalities being reported in a timely fashion
  • To assist the UK Management Team to ensure adequate training of the workforce in line with personal development and business needs
  • To ensure that the site is clean, secure and is a safe/efficient working environment for personnel
  • To ensure all personnel within the area complete all Inspectorate policy documentation in accordance with Inspectorate policies and guidelines i.e. expense forms, Car forms, Working Time Directive time logs etc
  • To exercise due care and attention to all company property such as vehicles, laboratory and inspection equipment etc
  • To perform any other duties related to inspection activities as reasonably requested by the UK Management Team
  • To ensure that all personnel in the area operate within the perimeters of the Divisional ISO 9001 and 14001 accreditations.



  • Role Requirements:
  • Proven inspection capabilities and knowledge
  • Ability to communicate at all levels both internally and externally
  • Well organised with the ability to prioritise
  • Excellent IT skill in all Microsoft Office Applications
  • Effective problem solving skills.

Personal Competencies:

  • Self-motived
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Highly focused on customer needs
  • Well organised
  • Ambitious with a desire to succeed.



  • IFIA Qualified
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a qualified surveyor
  • Minimum 1 years’ experience as a coordinator or equivalent
  • Good English and Maths abilities.


  • Competitive salary (£35 - 40K)
  • Company Car
  • 23 days holiday
  • Defined contribution pension.

For full details please contact Peter Morgan on +44 (0)1565 654830 or via email to Peter@oilrecruitment.co.uk