Profile Middle East is a service provider with more than 20 years of experience in the market which specializes in Technical Field and HR Consultancy Services in the Industrial Sector (Oil & Gas, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning) with our focus on the Middle East region and a worldwide presence.

For our own projects, we are looking for QC COATING INSPECTOR

Ref code: CR_2401-100_ QC Coating Inspector

Job summary


Responsible for ensuring that all material is stored and handled in accordance with the manufacturer’s requirements, data sheets are available, material traceability is maintained and correct material is used.


  • Performing visual inspections, thickness measurements, adhesion tests, and other quality checks on coatings applied to various surfaces in compliance with project specifications and international standards;
  • Maintaining accurate records of inspection results, preparing detailed reports, and documenting any deviations or non-conformities observed during coating inspections;
  • Ensuring all coating processes align with relevant industry standards (e.g., NACE, SSPC, ISO), project specifications, and client requirements;
  • Monitoring and inspecting surface preparation methods (blasting, cleaning, etc.) to ensure they meet the required standards before the application of coatings;
  • Working closely with project teams, coating contractors, and third-party inspectors to address any issues, provide technical guidance, and ensure smooth project progress;
  • Implementing and enforcing quality control procedures related to coating applications, ensuring consistency, durability, and protection of assets in corrosive environments.


  • High school diploma with 6+ years of experience, in the specific engineering discipline, performing QC inspection and testing of industrial project materials, equipment, systems and facilities under construction and Pre-Commissioning;
  • 3+ years of experience performing QC inspection and testing related to the scope of work (industrial Oil & Gas production or Petrochemical projects);
  • Currently certified to SAEP-316 Level II by (1) NACE as CIP, or (2) SSPC as PCI, or (3) TWI CL as BGAS-CSWIP, or (4) an approved equivalent certification scheme required for the work;
  • Candidate should have direct work experience and demonstrated thorough working knowledge of coating materials, application methods, quality activities and recognized engineering codes and standards required for the WORK, such as ASTM, ISO, NACE SPs and SSPC SPs;
  • Previous Aramco Approvals and CBT are added value;
  • Fluent level of written and spoken English;


  • Job Location: Jafurah, KSA;
  • Contract Duration: Long-term;
  • Working schedule: 10 hours x 6 days;
  • Starting date: January 2024.

***** In adherence to the Saudization process, we are exclusively considering applications from Saudi citizens or Saudi passport holders for this position. *****

Profile Middle East upholds workplace equality and diversity, assessing candidates solely on merit and potential.

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