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Global Maritime Recruitment

Welding Inspector – Shipbuilding (temporary project)

Discipline: Multidisciplinary
Workweek:40 hour
Jobs ID:#1606

Welding Inspector – Shipbuilding (temporary project)

Are you an experienced and certified Welding Inspector? Would you like to work in complex maintenance and conversions projects for the shipbuilding sector? If you are interested in a temporary project and you can be available to start immediately, you may just have found your new career opportunity!


As Welding Inspector, you will perform structural steel inspections in accordance with project specifications/drawings and industry standards. The position is based in Rotterdam area.

Specific duties in this role include:

  • Performs testing, observation, and inspection in accordance with the specified procedures.
  • Read and interpret blueprints and construction specifications.
  • Perform tests on materials to determine if work is done according to contract specifications.
  • Provides clear documentation of findings and results.
  • Liaise with inspection agencies and classification societies.
  • Provide technical input and cost evaluation for welding methods, equipment and consumables required for project preparations.


The ideal candidate will have at least a few years of experience in a similar role and a good knowledge of welding procedures and quality requirements. Previous experience in steel inspections is also preferred. Also, the ideal candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • A vocational level in Welding or Metallurgical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Available certificates (IWT, IWI, IWE) are required.
  • At least 3 years of experience operating and/or supervising inspections.
  • Considerable knowledge of fabrication and covering procedures.
  • Acquaintance with industry standard codes such as API, AWS, ASME, BS-EN and DNV.
  • Excellent command of the English language.


Our client is a leading company in the shipbuilding industry. The company’s headquarters is in The Netherlands, but it has shipyards all over the world. They design and build various types of ships. They are well-known by their high-quality products. Our client offers an international and professional working environment.


  • Challenging job within a leading company.
  • A perfect opportunity to grow and develop your professional career in the Netherlands.
  • Great international working environment.

More information

Are you the Welding Inspector that we are looking for? If so, please get in contact with me. You can reach me by calling + 40 21 555 1189 or sending me an e-mail to


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