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Chemical Engineering Project

Irvine, California, United States
August 13, 2018

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Hassan Jafari

QA/QC Inspector

Address: Irvine, CA

Mobile: 949-***-****



Work Permit Status: U.S. Permanent Resident

Skills Summery

Computer Skills;

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point), Adobe Pro.

Technical Skills;

Conducting Non-destructive tests (VT, PT, MT, UT, RTI), and welding Inspection

Devising ITP/QCP and inspection& test procedures based on specification, codes, standards, and project requirements.

Working knowledge in welding processes, painting& coating inspection, visual& dimensional inspection, material properties, and corrosion in base metal& weldment.

Inspection& testing of piping materials (pipes, flanges, fittings, gaskets, valves; gate, globe, ball, check, butterfly, control, motor-operated, self-regulating) both in-process and final.

Familiarity with reading and using PFD and P&ID, Isometric and engineering DWGs.

SME level knowledge of the following ASME II, ASME V, ASME VIII, ASME IX, ASME B31.3, ASME B16.34, ASME B16.5, API 5L, API 1104, API 610, API 617, API 650, API 6D, API 598, API 661, AWS D1.1, NACE MR0175/ISO15156, NACE TM0284, NACE TM0177, ASTM, ISO 9001:2015& EN 10204.

Education& Qualification

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering, Azad University, Tehran, Iran (2002-2006)

CSWIP 3.1 Welding Inspector

UT, RTI, VT, PT, MT Level II according to SNT-TC-1A

Employment History

Mar 2017 to June 2018

Company: Siemens AG, Duisburg, Germany

Company’s type of activity: Manufacturer of Electro/Turbo Gas Compressors

Position: QA/QC Inspector


Prepared compressor inspection and test plan, commented& approved inspection& test procedures based on standards and project specifications.

Performed/witnessed welding inspection, NDT (VT,PT,MT,UT), hardness test, material laboratory testing of different compressor components, hydrostatic& leak test, performance and mechanical running tests.

Held meetings with vendors and clients to resolve engineering& inspection issues.

Coordinated inspections via TPA and constantly monitored TPA’s activities at shops, followed up closing of the NCRs through communications with the engineering department.

Sep 2014 to June 2018

Company: Sarvak Azar Engineering& Development Co. (SAED), Tehran, Iran

Company’s type of activity: Oil& Gas EPCF General Contractor

Position: Quality Assurance Inspector


Participated in PIMs, prepared/reviewed, and approved over 50 local and international vendors' and contractors' ITP/QCP, inspection& test procedures; NDT, WPS, PQR, WPQR, etc.

Performed/Witnessed inspections pertaining to NDT (VT, PT, MT, RTI, UT), visual& dimensional inspections, (post-weld) heat treatment, hardness test, hydrostatic/leak/pneumatic tests, functional tests, fixed and rotary equipment, various refinery packages based on the project requirements, relevant codes, standards and specifications.

Issued effective QA/QC procedures& plans such as Project Inspection Plan, NCR, and calibration procedures, also consistently maintained inspection records, and checked inspection& manufacturing status.

Carried out regular audits of vendors, contractors, and TPAs. Having provided the audited parties with the audit reports in accordance with ISO 9001, and ISO 17020, helped clear improvement of QA requirements which led to better productivity, quality control and time scheduling.

Was in charge of inspection of various project packages such as centrifugal compressors manufactured by Siemens AG, Duisburg, Germany, fired heater package manufactured by BIH England, control& MOV valves manufactured by Valvitalia, and RMT Valvomeccanica in China and Italy. My responsibility included, devising/commenting/approving ITP/QCP& inspection& test procedures, inspection coordination, attending and supervising inspections at vendor’s shops.

Coordinated inspections via TPA for vendor’s activities at shops, supervised TPA’s inspection activities, reviewed& commented inspection reports prepared by TPA.

Held regular meetings with Engineering Dept., Procurement Dept., and TPA to resolve and finalize issued NCRs, and inspection punches.

Sep 2012 to Sep 2014

Company: Arya-SGS (SGS Group), Tehran, Iran

Company’s type of activity: Inspection and Quality Services

Position: Inspection Coordinator and Shop Inspector


Started as a project inspection coordinator and inspection specialist, and was quickly promoted to oversee and supervise a group of 5 coordinators and over 40 local and international inspectors.

Was in charge of correspondence and communication with other SGS affiliates to coordinate inspections, provide clients’ instructions, ITPs, procedures, specifications, requesting clarifications on the inspections conducted, followed up for on-scheduled delivery of inspection and test reports, reviewed/revised/approved the inspection reports and submitted the reports to clients in a timely fashion.

Attended PIMs, clarifications meetings with clients, contractors and vendors, issued NCR’s when necessary, created an inspection database with a unique traceability method for all inspections information which helped track the inspections most efficiently and in the quickest possible way,

Supervised preparation of invoices and was able to proudly boost the company’s revenue by 6% through getting the clients to extend their contracts and attract new clients.

Conducted materials, welding, NDT(VT,MT, PT, RTI), DT, hydrostatic, painting, performance and final visual& dimensional inspections for steel structure, piping, vessels and pumps based on standards, specifications, PO and procedures. prepared inspection reports and submitted them to clients.

Sep 2009 to Aug 2012

Company: Groupe Institut de Soudure, Tehran, Iran

Company’s type of activity: Inspection and Quality Services

Position: Inspection Coordinator and Shop Inspector


Was in charge of inspection coordination (Domestic or Overseas), received the inspection reports from inspectors, reviewed, checked them against clients’ specifications, PO, MR, procedures and standards, and submitted them to clients.

Conducted technical inspections such as materials (plates, fittings, pipes, flanges, gaskets) based on the relevant ITP’s, standards, specifications, and procedures.

Performed welding inspection, DT, NDT (VT, MT, PT), and document review and prepared inspection reports and submitted them to clients.

Issued inspection/shipping release notes after checking all inspections stages of the ITP and all the inspection reports. Issued inspection certificates with regards to all related shipping and inspection documents.

Was regularly in contact with assigned inspectors provided them with inspection scopes, inspection documents, and history of the inspections performed.

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