Jack Sheehan

Founder, NDT Specialist

E-mail: jack@gqi.ie
Mobile:  +353 (0) 874444751

With 10 years in the Inspection sector Jack Sheehan not only brings his NDT Technician skills to GQI but also his serious Project Management and Supervisory experience. Jack’s wide range of experience incorporates industries such as; Power Generation, Construction, Semi-Conductor, Bio-Pharmaceuticals Refineries and Gas terminals.

He has developed an in depth understanding of Mechanical Integrity Testing processes through supervising major projects for industry, domestically and internationally for companies such as Merck Sharpe and Dohme in Holland. Jack has supervised many projects for the ESB and recently managed a major project involving the overhaul at Coolkeeragh Power Station.

His extensive management skills combined with his various technical skills means that Jack is not only an invaluable member of the GQI team, but also to clients of GQI. He is meticulous in his work, has a strong focus on client needs, and rigorous in the application of Health and Safety standards.

Jack is a very effective communicator who is easy to engage with, and is actively involved in developing new business and introducing prospective clients to the services GQI have to offer.

Qualifications & Training
  • PCN Level II: Welding inspection
  • PCN Level II: Radiography (X & Y),
  • PCN Level II: Radiographic Interpretation, Basic Radiographic Safety
  • PCN Level II: Ultrasonic wall thickness & lamination checking,
  • PCN Level II: Magnetic Particle Inspection.
  • PCN Level II: Dye Penetrant Inspection.
  • ASNT Level II: Magnetic Particle Inspection. Dye Penetrant Inspection

Radiation Safety: Trained Radiation Protection Officer, Radiation Protection Supervisor. Advanced driving course in the transportation of Type A & Type B ionising radiation.

Safety: Safe pass, confined space entry, working at heights, abrasive wheels, harness, MEWP. ESB plant awareness.

Other Skills: Hardness testing, basic metallurgy, PMI, MFL floor scanning, QA/QC