Container Certification & Inspection Operations Inspector

Posting Date:  26-May-2023
City:  Genova

Genova, IT, 16128

Contract Type:  Permanent
Division:  Marine Special Ships Business Development
Level of experience:  Junior

RINA is currently recruiting for a Container Certification & Inspection Operations Inspector to join its office in Genoa within the Marine Special Ships Business Development Division.


It is the responsibility of the Inspector attend the tests and provide the reporting as per the assignment/notification and relevant instruction received.

Job Responsibilities

  • Checking that Technical and Quality documents, necessary to perform the Inspections (e g Specifications, Procedures, Drawings, Data Sheets) are complete and updated
  • Checking proper calibration of all apparatus/instrumentation used to test the material
  • Performing inspections according to the notifications and approved Inspection Test Plan
  • Witnessing that tests (i e Visual and dimensional, pressure, PMI, NDT, etc) are performed in compliance with latest approved technical data sheet, test procedures, supplier internal standard operating procedures and quality standards
  • Reviewing material certificates and test reports
  • Managing the non conformance events according to the received instructions
  • Immediately notify the client/IC when technical problems have resulted in the issuance of a non conformity report
  • Issuing a detailed Inspection Report in the due time and a signed Inspection Release Note (when all required tests and inspections are satisfactorily completed and all technical documentation has been reviewed and found to be in compliance with the applicable requirements)
  • Taking photos during Inspection activity
  • Be medically fit and with a valid eye test exam
  • Having your own PPE
  • Follow all HSE requirements of RINA, clients and the supplier workshops
  • Ensure, when entering workshops or any risk areas, to be appropriately dressed and equipped with any necessary safety equipment
  • Immediately report any unsafe conditions which he/she feels may place he/her or others in danger while at a worksite
  • Perform inspection duties in compliance with the RINA QHSE System


The Field Expediting responsibilities and activities are:

  • Performing field expediting visits or desk expediting according to the assigned instructions
  • Evaluating the supplier’s conformance to the Purchase order requirements and applying the correct measure of discipline/actions to ensure all planning and scheduling by the supplier has been generated to ensure that the clients’ contractual requirements are achieved
  • Immediately notifying the client RINA that supplier promised delivery schedule has been impacted, resulting in a slippage
  • Providing the reason why and the required corrective actions
  • Checking that Technical and Quality documents, necessary to perform the Inspections (e.g. Specifications, Procedures, Drawings, Data Sheets) have been issued and duly approved by client
  • Checking the various phases (Procurement, Fabrication, Testing, Shipping) and detail them in the expediting report to be issued in the due time
  • Immediately notify the client/IC in case of commercial or technical deviations
  • Taking photos during expediting activity
  • Attending Kick-off meetings and pre-inspection meeting and preparing the minutes of meetings when requested by the Customer


  • MAKE EFFECTIVE DECISIONS - Structure activities according to priorities, actions, resources and constraint
  • ADDRESS THE WAY - Have a big picture of different situations and reinterprete it in a perspective way
  • MANAGE EMOTIONS - Recognise one's and other's emotions and express and regulate one's reactions
  • CLIENT INTIMACY - Embrace internal and external client needs, expectations, and requirements to ensure maximum satisfaction
  • EARN TRUST - Take everyone's opinion into account and remain open to diversity
  • PROMOTE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - Promote commitment by keeping promises as a Role Model
  • THINK FORWARD - Capitalise on experiences and translate them into action plans for the future
  • PIONEER CHANGE - Actively embrace change and benefite from the new circumstances
  • BUILD NETWORK - Forge trust relationships, across departments, and outside the organization


High School Diploma/GED in Transport and Logistics or Science Other

With over 5,000 employees and 200 offices in 70 countries worldwide, RINA is a multinational player which provides certification, marine classification, product testing, site supervision and vendor inspection, training and engineering consultancy services across a wide range of sectors. Our business model covers the full process of project development, from concept to completion. The aim is to guarantee a project’s technical, environmental and safety - and sometimes also economic and financial - sustainability.


At RINA, we endeavor to create a work environment where every single person is valued and encouraged to develop new ideas. We provide equal employment opportunities and are committed to creating a workplace where everyone feels respected and safe from discrimination or harassment of any kind.