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Date: 15-Feb-2019

Location: Glasgow, GB

Company: Lloyds Register



At Lloyd’s Register, we believe that life matters. As one of the world’s leading classification societies, we’re an organisation that’s driven by principles rather than profit. Our world-class expertise and uncompromising commitment to safety means everyone who works here does something that matters - every single day.

If you share our passion for doing the right thing for both our clients and the environment, join us to be part of a global organisation that's proud of its 255 year history, while investing more in its future than ever before.

As a global organisation we are able to offer career development opportunities all around the world and as a result of our continued success we are now seeking a Surveyor to join us at our Glasgow office. 


Job Overview:

This position is an interesting and varied role reporting to the Glasgow Surveyor in charge and covers ports, shipyards and local equipment manufacturers within Scotland and the UKI. The role is primarily dealing with the survey of existing ships and equipment manufacturers however there are also opportunities for the survey of new construction vessels and naval ships. The role will be appointed at Senior Surveyor or Surveyor level depending on experience and skills.


Job Responsibilities:

The Job responsibilities are primarily related to Service Delivery for Marine Classification and Statutory periodical surveys and the survey of materials and equipment. Excellent client focus is also expected.


Job Requirements:

  • A degree or equivalent from a tertiary organisation recognised by Lloyd's Register within the relevant field of engineering or physical science (minimum of two years programme) or qualifications from a marine or nautical institution and relevant sea-going experience as a Chief Engineer Officer.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of classification and statutory surveys including a previous position of responsibility such as a classification, flag surveyor or equivalent would be desirable.
  • In depth knowledge and experience of the application of classification rules and regulations, and essential statutory requirements for Marine Periodical survey work.
  • In depth knowledge and experience of marine repairs, materials and equipment surveys. 


Preferable but not essential: -

  • ISM/ISPS/ILO qualified or a sound working knowledge of marine management systems.
  • Chartered Engineer status is not essential but it is expected that the successful candidate will be working towards Chartered status.
  • Client focussed, PC literate and commercially aware.,
  • To be aware of corporate Health and Safety policies and procedures.
  • A full clean UK driving licence is essential.
  • Applicants must be proficient in the English language and have UK residency and a work permit for the UK.
  • All applications and subsequent offers of employment will be subject to the necessary immigration status checks as per the current country requirements.


About Lloyd’s Register

The Lloyd’s Register Group (LR) is an independent risk management organisation and maritime classification society 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 offers global engineering, technical and business services, and is 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.

You will have the opportunity to learn from the best, working with in-house experts and benefiting from the world-class facilities and qualifications offered by our University partners. All under the roof of a purpose-built facility, designed as a collaborative workspace and equipped with the latest technology. The perfect environment for you to connect, nurture and thrive in your career. 

LR offers an excellent benefits package including an award winning contributory pension scheme, medical care, 25 days annual leave, flexitime, free lunch facility and a competitive salary.



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