Quality Inspector at Surge Energy – May 2024


Quality Inspector

Overview: As a Quality Inspector in an LPG Cylinder manufacturing facility, you’ll be responsible for ensuring that all cylinders meet the required quality standards and specifications before they are released for distribution and use. Your primary focus will be on conducting thorough inspections throughout the production process to identify any defects or deviations from quality standards, thereby maintaining the integrity and safety of the products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Quality Inspection:
    • Conduct visual and dimensional inspections of LPG cylinders at various stages of the manufacturing process, including raw materials, fabrication, welding, and finishing.
    • Use precision measuring instruments and gauges to verify critical dimensions and tolerances.
    • Perform non-destructive testing (NDT) techniques such as ultrasonic testing (UT), radiographic testing (RT), and magnetic particle testing (MT) to detect internal and surface defects.
    • Ensure compliance with relevant codes, standards, and regulatory requirements (e.g., ASME, ISO).
  • Documentation and Reporting:
    • Maintain detailed records of inspection results, including measurements, test data, and any deviations from quality standards.
    • Generate inspection reports and documentation to track the quality status of each cylinder and provide feedback to production teams.
    • Collaborate with quality assurance personnel to investigate and resolve any quality-related issues or discrepancies.
  • Quality Assurance Support:
    • Participate in quality audits and process reviews to identify areas for improvement and ensure adherence to quality management systems.
    • Provide input to help develop and revise quality control procedures, work instructions, and inspection checklists.
    • Assist in root cause analysis and corrective action implementation for quality incidents or non-conformities.
  • Training and Compliance:
    • Train production operators and other personnel on quality standards, inspection techniques, and quality control procedures.
    • Stay updated on industry best practices, technological advancements, and regulatory changes related to LPG cylinder manufacturing and quality assurance.
  • Safety and Compliance:
    • Adhere to all safety protocols and procedures while performing inspections and working in the manufacturing environment.
    • Ensure that inspection equipment is calibrated and maintained in accordance with quality standards and manufacturer recommendations.
    • Promote a culture of safety and quality awareness among all employees.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, quality assurance, or a related field preferred.
  • Previous experience in quality inspection within a manufacturing environment, preferably in the pressure vessel industry or related field.
  • Familiarity with quality control techniques, inspection methods, and testing procedures.
  • Proficiency in reading engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Certification in non-destructive testing (NDT) methods such as UT, RT, MT, or PT preferred.
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

Submit Your Application

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: careers@surge.energy using the position as subject of email.