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Below are current job openings available with the National Board and also open positions with NBBI member jurisdictions.


Open Positions at the National Board

The National Board employs approximately 100 people, many of whom are technical experts within their fields. The business-casual, service-oriented work culture combined with a comprehensive benefits package, affords employees an exceptional balance of work and home life. Business hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Benefits include: medical, vision, dental, life insurance, short and long-term disability insurance; flexible paid time off (PTO) including a very generous holiday schedule (20 paid holidays); opportunities for position-related training and continuing education assistance; plus a generous 401k contribution plan. Click HERE to learn more about the National Board and its key functions.

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 ASME (AI) Instructor/Engineer

ASME (AI) Instructor/Engineer

Would you like to work for a company that is the worldwide leader in pressure equipment safety – a business-casual, service-oriented work culture combined with a comprehensive benefits package and affords employees an exceptional balance of work and home life?

The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI) in Columbus, Ohio, is searching for a full-time staff instructor/engineer with an ASME BPV INSPECTION background for its rapidly growing training department. Primary responsibilities include instructing in-person and remote-delivery ASME construction (AI) inspection classes, and the development of training material for both classroom and online courses.

This position may also be involved in additional technical areas within the company, dependent upon background and level of expertise.

When you join the NBBI organization, you receive job stability (we’ve been around for over 102 years), a friendly atmosphere (no corporate grind here), great hours, 20 paid holidays a year (in addition to flexible paid time off), and other great benefits such as medical, vision, dental, long and short term disability, and life insurance; and a generous 401(k) contribution and match plan. Join our team and put your experience to work!

Learn more about the NBBI organization by clicking HERE.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Candidates should have:

  • Seven (7) years of experience in manufacturing or construction of boilers, pressure vessels, or piping
  • Experience as an Authorized Inspector and Supervisor (Current National Board AI Commission with B Endorsement preferred)
  • Working knowledge of the design rules of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Sections I, IV, or VIII items
  • General knowledge of boiler and pressure vessel components and operations
  • Ability to track and discuss applicable Code updates
  • Previous experience instructing or presenting to groups
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint and Word
  • Ability to work with curriculum team to develop technical content for training
  • College degree/technical major preferred but not required

Please submit your resume to Julie Diehl at jdiehl@nbbi.org. Please specify the position for which you are appyling.

 

 Clerical - Document Review/Scanning Associate

Clerical - Document Review/Scanning Associate

The National Board is seeking a quality individual for a full time Document Review/Scanning position. This entry level position requires clerical review of technical documents with attention to detail, basic computer skills and the ability to work with others. Knowledge of process for scanning documents a plus.

COMPANY

For 103 years, the not-for-profit, member-based National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (National Board) has been committed to public safety through its involvement with the stakeholders in the boiler and pressure vessel industry. Membership comprises chief boiler and pressure vessel inspectors in the US and Canada who enforce pressure equipment laws and regulations in their jurisdictions.

Headquartered on a 16-acre campus in Columbus, Ohio, employees of the National Board support the following programs: an international classroom and online training department; a pressure equipment data report registration system; a comprehensive pressure relief department and state-of-the-art international testing laboratory located in Worthington, Ohio; industry accreditation programs; the maintenance and distribution of its flagship publication, the National Board Inspection Code (NBIC); publication of the National Board’s technical journal, the BULLETIN; and various other functions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Reviews data reports for clerical information necessary for registration and determines which reports must be returned for correction
  • Performs research necessary for processing data reports
  • Prepares documents for scanning and performs the scanning function

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no supervisory responsibilities

EDUCATION

High school diploma or equivalent

EXPERIENCE

General office experience

KNOWLEDGE OF:

  • General office procedures
  • Basic computer skills

ABILITY TO:

  • Work consistently and accurately
  • Meet deadlines
  • Follow through on assignments
  • Work well with others

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to Julie Diehl at jdiehl@nbbi.org. Please specify the position for which you are appyling.

 

 Inservice BPV Inspection Instructor

Inservice BPV Inspection Instructor

Would you like to work for a company that is the worldwide leader in pressure equipment safety – a business-casual, service-oriented work culture combined with a comprehensive benefits package and affords employees an exceptional balance of work and home life?

The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBBI) in Columbus, Ohio, is searching for a full-time staff instructor with a boiler and pressure vessel INSERVICE INSPECTION background for its rapidly growing training department. Primary responsibilities include instructing in-person and remote-delivery inservice and repair classes, and the development of training material for both classroom and online courses.

This position may also be involved in additional technical areas within the company, dependent upon background and level of expertise.

When you join the NBBI organization, you receive job stability (we’ve been around for over 102 years), a friendly atmosphere (no corporate grind here), great hours, 20 paid holidays a year (in addition to flexible paid time off), and other great benefits such as medical, vision, dental, long and short term disability, and life insurance; and a generous 401(k) contribution and match plan. Join our team and put your experience to work!

Learn more about the NBBI organization by clicking HERE.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Candidates should have:

  • Five (5) years experience in boiler/pressure vessel inservice inspection; repairs/alterations to boilers, pressure vessels, or piping; or installation of boilers and/or pressure vessels
  • Experience as jurisdictional or agency inservice inspector (Current National Board IS Commission preferred)
  • Working knowledge of the National Board Inspection Code
  • Familiarity with American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code and Standards
  • General knowledge of boiler and pressure vessel components and operations
  • Ability to track and discuss applicable Code updates
  • Previous experience instructing or presenting to groups
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint and Word
  • Ability to work with curriculum team to develop technical content for training
  • College degree/technical major preferred but not required

Please submit your resume to Julie Diehl at jdiehl@nbbi.org. Please specify the position for which you are appyling.

 

 Instructor/ASME Code Welding Engineer

Instructor/ASME Code Welding Engineer

Would you like to work for a company that is the worldwide leader in pressure equipment safety – a business-casual, service-oriented work culture combined with a comprehensive benefits package and affords employees an exceptional balance of work and home life?

The National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors in Columbus, Ohio, is searching for a full-time staff instructor/engineer with an ASME Code Welding and NDE background for its rapidly growing training department. Primary responsibilities include instructing in-person and remote-delivery BPV inspection classes, and the development of training material for both classroom and online courses.

This position may also be involved in additional technical areas within the company, dependent upon background and level of expertise.

When you join the NBBI organization, you receive job stability (we’ve been around for over 102 years), a friendly atmosphere (no corporate grind here), great hours, 20 paid holidays a year (in addition to flexible paid time off), and other great benefits such as medical, vision, dental, long and short term disability, and life insurance; and a generous 401(k) contribution and match plan. Join our team and put your experience to work!

Learn more about the NBBI organization by clicking HERE.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Candidates should have:

  • Five (5) years of Code welding experience in manufacturing or construction of boilers, pressure vessels, or piping
  • Working knowledge of the welding and nondestructive examination rules of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Sections V and IX
  • Working knowledge of the fabrication rules of ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Sections I, IV, or VIII items
  • General knowledge of boiler and pressure vessel components and operations
  • Ability to track and discuss applicable Code updates
  • Previous experience instructing or presenting to groups
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint and Word
  • Ability to work with curriculum team to develop technical content for training
  • College degree/technical major preferred but not required

Please submit your resume to Julie Diehl at jdiehl@nbbi.org. Please specify the position for which you are appyling.

 

 Programs Assistant – Training Department

Programs Assistant – Training Department

SUMMARY

NBBI is currently seeking a Programs Assistant who will be responsible for providing administrative support for programs and projects specific to the training department.

COMPANY

For 103 years, the not-for-profit, member-based National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (National Board) has been committed to public safety through its involvement with the stakeholders in the boiler and pressure vessel industry. Membership comprises chief boiler and pressure vessel inspectors in the US and Canada who enforce pressure equipment laws and regulations in their jurisdictions.

Headquartered on a 16-acre campus in Columbus, Ohio, employees of the National Board support the following programs: an international classroom and online training department; a pressure equipment data report registration system; a comprehensive pressure relief department and state-of-the-art international testing laboratory located in Worthington, Ohio; industry accreditation programs; the maintenance and distribution of its flagship publication, the National Board Inspection Code (NBIC); publication of the National Board’s technical journal, the BULLETIN; and various other functions.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assists Director of Training with organizing and/or facilitating training specific needs (in-person, online, individual, or small group) of other department/staff under the Internal Training Program.
  • Serves as part of the team of virtual classroom moderators to facilitate instructor/student interaction for all virtual/remote training classes.
  • Works with the Programs Coordinator–Training on post-training student surveys and marketing of classes as needed.
  • Works with curriculum team to proofread online courses after final build and assists curriculum writers to calculate final metrics, as needed.
  • Serves as administrator/point of contact for external organizations using and/or referencing National Board training as an accepted part of their education programs. This includes reaching out to new organizations to promote the use of National Board training.
  • Assists Director with oversight of the continuing education (NB-426) program utilized by Authorized Inspection Agencies.
  • Provides support to staff and outside groups for meetings scheduled in the training buildings.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS

Key Characteristics:

  • Interacts professionally with staff, students, and outside contacts
  • Possesses time-management skills; ability to prioritize assignments based upon daily schedules and needs
  • Excels in a support role; dependable
  • Be highly detailed in all areas of work
  • Works independently; self-starter with ability to perform routine work with minimal supervision

EDUCATION

Associate degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

EXPERIENCE

Three (3) years’ experience in business practices, office procedures, and project management

KNOWLEDGE OF:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) is required
  • Adobe InDesign and Acrobat or Microsoft Publisher preferred
  • Marketing principles and/or experience with email marketing
  • Principles of office procedures and business protocol
  • Online meeting programs such as Zoom and Microsoft Teams
  • Business writing

Please submit your resume and salary requirements to Julie Diehl at jdiehl@nbbi.org. Please specify the position for which you are appyling.

 

 Senior Full Stack Developer - REMOTE

Senior Full Stack Developer - REMOTE

The National Board is looking for a Senior Full Stack developer to join its team in the development of a new inspection workflow support system for its clients. The Senior Full Stack developer role is responsible for writing and testing code as well as other software development activities related to the development and maintenance of this enterprise system. The National Board is developing a new industry solution that is not hindered by legacy technology or existing software, and the Senior Full Stack developer will be part of a growing software engineering team. The core solution will be a web-based, SaaS solution that will include a mobile application for field use.

If you are a Senior Full Stack developer with a desire to work as part of a great software engineering team building a new industry solution, please submit your application for this opportunity. This is a REMOTE position that provides excellent benefits including a generous 401(k) contribution plan, a robust insurance benefits package, flexible paid time off (PTO) and a very generous holiday schedule for its employees.

REQUIRED SKILLS / EXPERIENCE

  • Four (4) + years developing full stack web applications using JavaScript frameworks such as NodeJs, Express, VueJs, or other similar JavaScript tools
  • Four (4) + years working with RDBMS database technologies such as MySQL or Microsoft SQL
  • Hands-on software development experience with a major subset of web technologies such as, REST API multi-tiered solutions, HTML 5 / CSS, and interacting with various Web Servers
  • Experience with Bootstrap, responsive, fluid design frameworks a plus
  • Experience with software development concepts such as object-oriented programming, testing and debugging software, and software deployment
  • Understanding of systems security, data protection, and data privacy
  • Strong desire to keep up with emerging technologies
  • Experience working with various size teams using Agile Methodologies
  • Willingness to learn and expand programming skills through self-learning and assistance from peers
  • Background with inspection systems or experience in Insurtech a plus
  • Adaptable to finding creative solutions for the NBBI mission to enable safety

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working as part of an Agile Development team, drives feature implementation from planning to release
  • Maintains and modifies programs; makes approved changes by amending program specifications, developing detailed programming logic, and coding changes
  • Evaluates complex interrelationships between programs such as whether a contemplated change in one part of a program would cause unwanted results in a related part
  • Confers with product management team and fellow development team members to gain understanding of needed changes or modifications of existing programs. Resolves questions of program intent, data input, output requirements, and inclusion of internal checks and controls
  • Writes and maintains programming documentation
  • Understands and implements role-specific information security access and responsibilities
  • Ensures safety and confidentiality of data and systems by adhering to the organizations information security policies
  • Reads, understands, and agrees to security policies, and completes all annual security and compliance training

EDUCATION

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience

EXPERIENCE

  • Four (4) + years of full-stack development experience creating web applications using Node.JS, Angular/React, bootstrap, responsive design, JS, ES6, HTML, CSS
  • Hands-on software development experience with a major subset of: Web applications, REST API, JWT token, OAuth/SSO authentication
  • Strong experience with Object Oriented, MVC or other design patterns
  • Strong experience with relational and SQL databases (MySQL, Aurora RDS, No SQL)
  • Experience with Python, PHP
  • Experience serving as the lead developer for critical applications

KNOWLEDGE OF:

  • Data management technologies (MDM, Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Data Science)
  • Systems security, data protection and data privacy
  • Integration technologies including ESB, iPaaS, API Management and Service Governance experience
  • Inspection systems or experience in Insurtech

ABILITY TO:

  • Develop, deliver and maintain high quality solutions with strong attention to details
  • Code, test, and troubleshoot complex programs utilizing the appropriate databases and programming technology
  • Assess problems and implement solutions with PC and network current hardware and software
  • Communicate effectively with end-users, management, and department staff
  • Adapt to new software and changing technology to support the information needs of the organization
  • Keep up with emerging technologies such as AI & ML, RPA, Blockchain, Identity management
  • Use highly intelligent, conceptual, excellent judgment, and capable of analyzing business and management problems
  • Possess the ability to arrive at sound and effective business solution decisions
  • Be adaptable to finding creative solutions for the organization’s mission to enable safety

Please submit your resume to Julie Diehl at jdiehl@nbbi.org. Please specify the position for which you are appyling.

 


Open Positions in NBBI Member Jurisdictions

NBBI member jurisdictions are government or government-authorized agencies which oversee adherence to laws, rules, and regulations relating to boilers and pressure vessels. Full job information can be directly accessed from the jurisdictions' websites which are also linked below. Questions and applications should be directed to the specific jurisdiction. Contact information for the chief inspector in a jurisdiction can be found in the Member Directory.

Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

L&I Pressure Vessel Inspector 1

  • Two Positions - North King County and East Wenatchee
  • Closing Date: 10/02/2022
  • Click below to access the State of Washington's website for job description and application process.
State of Oregon, Department of Consumer & Business Services

Boiler Inspector (REQ-108953)

  • Closing Date: 10/12/2022
  • Click below to access the State of Oregon's website for job description and application process.