MPMS Approval Specialist / Surveyor

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Date: 9 May 2024

Location: Chennai, TN, IN, 600002

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:39437




MPMS Approval Specialist/Surveyor


Lloyd’s Register

Location: Chennai, India


What we’re looking for 

We are seeking individuals to manage the approval process and documentation for Machinery Planned Maintenance Schemes, following LR’s ShipRight Procedure for Machinery Planned Maintenance and Condition Monitoring.


Additionally, the role involves collaborating with Fleet Services and the Survey Policy Team to assist in implementing, maintaining, and enhancing LR’s machinery survey policy.




 What we offer you 


  • Competitive Salary
  • The opportunity to work for an organization that has a strong sense of purpose, is values driven and helps colleagues to develop professionally and personally through our range of people development programmes.


The role


  • Evaluate and approve submissions for Machinery Planned Maintenance Schemes (MPMS), Condition Monitoring (MPMS(CM)), and ThCM (Thermal Condition Monitoring) for both individual vessels and fleets when necessary.
  • Offer guidance and assistance internally and externally on adhering to LR's ShipRight Procedure for Machinery Planned Maintenance and Condition Monitoring.
  • Play a role in enhancing and refining machinery survey policy and operational procedures within the team.
  • Perform administrative tasks as needed, following established processes and protocols.
  • Review and update class machinery records through analysis and necessary amendments.



What you bring 

  • A degree or equivalent obtained from a tertiary institution recognized by Lloyd’s Register in the relevant field of engineering or physical science (minimum of two years program), or
  • Credentials from a marine or nautical institution along with relevant sea-going experience as a certified ship’s officer.
  • Membership in an appropriate professional institution.
  • Possession of Chartered or Incorporated Engineer status, or actively working towards obtaining such status.
  • Proficiency in the English language suitable for the tasks at hand.
  • Familiarity with marine classification and statutory processes and procedures, in line with practical experience conducting surveys across various ship types.
  • Thorough understanding of main propulsion and power generation configurations, as well as on-board machinery systems.
  • Proficient knowledge of computerized planned maintenance systems.



About us  


We are a leading international technical professional service provider and a leader in classification, compliance, and consultancy services to the marine and offshore industry, a trusted advisor to our customers helping to design, construct and operate their assets to the highest levels of safety and performance. We are shaping the industry’s future through the development of novel and innovative technology for the next generation of assets, while continuing to deliver solutions for our customers every day.


Be a part of 


Lloyd’s Register is wholly owned by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation, a politically and financially independent global charity that aims to engineer a safer world through promoting safety and education. For a thriving ocean economy, Lloyd’s Register colleagues and Lloyd’s Register Foundation work together to fund research, foster industry collaboration and develop action-oriented solutions to make the world a safer place. 


Want to apply 


We hire people with a wide variety of skills, experience, and backgrounds. This includes people with disability, women, people identifying as LGBTIQIA+, culturally and linguistically diverse people, careers, and other varied groups. 


We are committed to making all stages of our recruitment process accessible to all candidates. Please let us know if you need any assistance or reasonable adjustments throughout your application and we will do everything we possibly can to support you. 


If you don't tick every box in these ads, please don't rule yourself out. We focus on hiring people who share our goal of working together for a safer, sustainable, thriving ocean economy. 


We care, we share, we do the right thing.


If you have further questions about this role, please contact us at and we will respond to you as soon as possible.




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Together we are one Lloyd’s Register, committed to developing an inclusive and safe workplace that embraces and celebrates diversity. We strive to ensure that all applicants to LR experience equality of opportunity and fair treatment, because we believe it is the right thing to do. We hope you do too.


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