Quality Assurance Coating Engineer

Work Type: Full Time


  • Good knowledge of all international surface preparation standards, painting/coating application standards, inspection standards, contract, specifications, material technical data sheet, material safety data sheet, documentation etc.
  • Witness prequalification of painting system, painter, blaster and adhesion testing subjected for project approval before commencement of painting activities.
  • Coordinate in-coming coating materials (e.g., paints, thinners, abrasives etc.) conditions, data sheet and batch certificates in accordance with project.
  • Inspect correct type of blasting equipment and tools to be used to meet the paint quality according to the paint specification.
  • Inspect pre-cleaning or solvent cleaning of surface, metal surface imperfection/defects, surface profile of blast cleaned surface using right inspection tools.
  • Assess surface cleanliness soluble salt contamination on blast-cleaned surface and related test such as pull-off test & reports.
  • Able to handle painting inspections in blasting and painting inspection of tank coatings, ship hull painting, and structural items
  • Coordinate Request for inspection (RFI) to third party and client paint inspectors on hold point and witness point as per project inspection test plan (ITP).
  • Able to send enquiries to Paint manufacturers for Painting Specification in accordance with project Requirements and Secure Quality document for painting; Inspection & Test plan, blasting and coating procedure.
  • Ensure calibration certificates of painting instruments are valid & available for reference
  • Supervise the workplace and workers safety.
  • Ensure coating is practical and in accordance with the specified requirements by preparing or reviewing drawings, specification, job instruction and material selection notes etc.
  • Review Inspection Test Plan (ITP) as per project specification and procedures
  • Coordinate and perform Coating inspection of structural, piping and outfit works etc. of the assigned project as per approved ITP.
  • To monitor all painting/coating related works and ensure all final products meet project specification requirement.
  • Conduct surveillance inspection of surface preparation, paint mixing, WFT, DFT adhesion and curing of paints.
  • Coordinate with yard QA/QC team for all quality documentation submission to SCM with the construction completion.
  • Conduct onsite audit as per relevant specification and customer requirement.


  • Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / Marine and Offshore or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experiences in shipbuilding / oil and gas / offshore projects as Coating Inspector.
  • Working in FPSO/FSO/FPU Project will be added advantage.
  • NACE Level II/III or FROSIO Level II/III or ICORR Level II/III or equivalent.

Our Address and Working Hours:

Seatrium Limited

(Tuas Boulevard Yard)

80 Tuas South Boulevard, Singapore 637051

(Islandwide transport provided)

Mon - Thu: 7:30am - 5:15pm

Fri: 7:30am - 4:15pm

Interested candidates are invited to send us an updated resume with your current and expected salary and earliest availability.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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