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Date: Apr 8, 2017

Location: Tulsa, OK, US, 74172

Company: Williams

Senior Tech Specialist
ReqID: 76861
Number of Openings: 1.0
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma 74172
Operating Area/Functional Area: Engineering Services


Bring your energy to ours. Help us become the premier provider of large-scale natural gas infrastructure in the United States.  At Williams, we’re focused on being great. If you are a high-performer and are committed to contributing to something much bigger than yourself, you are going to love working here. We’re well positioned to help meet the growing demand for natural gas as a cleaner-burning domestic energy source.
Hear from our employees on why they chose a career at Williams:


Serves primarily as the Gathering Compression Center of Excellence (GC COE) subject matter expert (SME) for GC-15 vessel fabrication inspection and shop auditing in addition to Certified Welding Inspector (CWI) duties. Develops and executes an effective vessel fabrication quality assurance strategy and ensures timely and accurate completion of vessel fabrication equipment projects through third-party vessel inspection specialists. Also reviews and approves fabricator welding procedures as needed for GC COE designs.



  • Development and implementation of section VIII vessel quality assurance plans
  • Manage and provide technical oversight of third-party pressure vessel fabrication inspection resources
  • Review and approve fabricator welding procedures
  • Collaborate with Supply Chain Management and provide technical decisions with regard to the vendor qualification process
  • Vessel QA continuous improvement
  • Conduct fabricated vessel root cause analyses


Position will be accountable for:

  • Performance and results of a team within own or similar disciplines or departments
  • Performance and results of the third-party inspection
  • GC COE vessel design quality assurance
  • Proper weld procedure review and approval per code



  • 6+ years industry experience; preferred 10+ years technical experience
  • 3+ years of welding and pressure vessel fabrication inspection experience
  • 3+ years experience reviewing/auditing weld procedures to ASME Section IX.
  • API 510 Certification, preferred API 570
  • AWS – CWI
  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Managing and supervising
  • Functional in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint
  • Prefer Quality Management: Lean, Six Sigma, etc


Regular/Temporary Assignment: R
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time
FLSA Status: E
Shift: N-Not Applicable
Percent of Travel: Up to 25%
Relocation Offered: Yes

Williams is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis protected under applicable discrimination law.

Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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