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Date: 8 Nov 2023

Location: Aberdeen, GB, AB15 8PU

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:38939

Marine & Offshore Surveyor

Aberdeen (UK)


Are you an Offshore or Marine Professional with a passion for inspection and surveying engineering assets?

Do you want to work in a technical environment where you can use your expertise to share with clients and contribute to safety?

Then working as a Marine & Offshore Surveyor for Lloyd’s Register is something for you!



Role Summary:

As part of your role, you will be part of a team conducting Verification of offshore assets as per the requirements of the Offshore Safety Case Regulations.


 Main Responsibilities:

  • Survey safety critical systems on fixed and floating offshore installations.
  • Survey at equipment manufacturer’s works for both verification and certification requirements.
  • Implement and prepare performance standards and written schemes of examination.
  • Conduct audits of Duty Holder’s assurance process to ensure that safety critical systems are being adequately maintained.
  • Control of ‘management of change’ processes for a variety of clients.
  • Provide good control of assigned work, including communicating with clients, financial control, and timely and accurate reporting.
  • Interpret applicable national and international rules and regulations.
  • Understand and apply the basic principles of risk management.
  • Take an active role in all work in the area, proactively managing contracts with focus on service delivery, retention and developing client relationships.
  • Assist in service delivery improvement by communicating internal / external client feedback as appropriate.
  • Conduct relevant activities as agreed in personal training plan with the aim of increasing knowledge and competency in the execution of survey and other related work.
  • Ensure that the appropriate authorisations are gained and are kept up to date.
  • Pursue continuous professional development and maintain a high degree of discipline, knowledge and awareness.



Required Qualifications:

  • Degree qualified engineer, however, candidates with other qualifications and relevant industrial experience will be considered.
  • Membership of an appropriate professional institution.
  • Sufficient knowledge to obtain authorisations to enable survey of electrical / mechanical safety critical elements.
  • Knowledge of class, statutory and industrial surveys with a working knowledge of international codes and standards applicable to the energy business stream would be beneficial.
  • A proven track record of relevant experience.
  • Membership of an appropriate professional institution (I. Eng or equivalent).
  • Ability to work in accordance with professional codes of conduct and the LR Code of Ethics in IMS01.
  • Excellent command (written and oral) in English language using relevant professional terminology.
  • Understanding and interpreting UK offshore legislation.
  • Understanding the basic principles of risk management and interpreting an offshore installation safety case.
  • Understanding of technical and commercial management principles, e.g., project management, process management.
  • European Driving License.
  • Ability and willingness to travel mainly within the area above and on a case by case basis.
  • UK work Visa.


Preferred but not required:

  • Previous experience in a classification society and exposure to Marine & Offshore field is highly preferred.
  • Working towards or achieving chartered or incorporated engineering status.
  • Previous auditing experience


You are someone who:

  • Communicates in a structured way and has ability to present ideas in simple way.
  • Has ability to communicate effectively across levels both internally and externally.
  • Has drive for results, solution focused thinking and is keen to take accountability and ownership for delivering customer needs.
  • Can self-manage and prioritize tasks towards achieving goals.
  • Demonstrates initiative and proactiveness and has flexibility adjusting your approach when necessary.
  • Has good planning and process management skills (scopes the length and difficulty of tasks; sets objectives and goals; breaks down work into process steps)
  • Has perseverance in the face of obstacles.
  • Displays a team spirit, particularly in a multicultural environment and ability to work both independently and as part of a team with colleagues in person and around the world.
  • Is customer focused and driven to achieve excellent customer service.


What we offer
We offer you an exciting working environment with intellectual challenges, responsibility, and high-level client interaction. An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the right candidate.
You will be working in a friendly work environment which is highly productive, collaborative, and innovative -- where your voice is heard.


About Lloyd's Register
The Lloyd's Register Group (LR) is an independent risk management organisation that helps to improve our clients' quality, safety, environmental and business performance throughout the world. This is mirrored in our mission statement "working together for a safer world".

LR is a global engineering, technical and business services organisation and a maritime classification society, wholly owned by the Lloyd's Register Foundation, a UK charity dedicated to research and education in science and engineering for the benefit of the community at large.
Our expertise and activities cover Marine & offshore Classification and Marine Performance Services.



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