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Senior Marine Surveyor

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Date: 19-Nov-2020

Location: Vancouver, Canada, CA

Company: Lloyds Register

Job ID:31812
Location:Vancouver : Suite 502 : 221 West (LR_L000034) 
Position Category:Surveyor
Position Type:Employee Regular

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">About us:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">We are a leading international provider of classification, compliance and consultancy services to the marine and offshore industry, helping our customers 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.

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Our purpose at Lloyd’s Register is working together for a safer world and every one of us is committed to maintaining our standards and continuing our success. That means being more sophisticated in our thinking to meet the challenge of setting global safety standards today. Help us stay out in front and your contribution will be felt, valued and rewarded by a global leader.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Job Overview:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Bring your Class society, offshore certification experience and engineering skills to our Marine and Offshore Senior Surveyor role.  Commercially aware and technically capable individuals like you can reach their full capability at Lloyd's Register.  We are experts who assess the safety and integrity of our clients’ ships and offshore installations, then offer sound technical advice on how to meet the industry standards which we have helped to set. Join us in Lloyd’s Register and take your place at the heart of innovation, sharing knowledge and advancing the cause of maritime safety in an exceptional global team.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">About this role:

<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">To support our expanding business in the Victoria and Vancouver Island region, we are seeking to add a Marine and Offshore Senior Surveyor to our team.  The focus for this role will be to support existing navy ship surveys in the area, as well as surveys on other ships-in-service.  This position would be suitable for a candidate with a marine engineering degree, mechanical engineering degree, or equivalent.  The candidate must demonstrate experience in conducting classification society surveys, preferably existing ships and new build.  In addition to having excellent communication skills, the candidate will demonstrate strong knowledge of the rules of major international classification societies; especially Lloyd’s Rules.  A senior surveyor should have minimum six years of surveyor experience.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience in ISM, ISPS MLC certification and Passenger Ship Surveys will be an asset. 


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Meanwhile, you will pursue continuous professional development to remain fully knowledgeable about the technical considerations that are pertinent to clients, and merge that with a deep understanding of classification society rules, offshore regulations and relevant international standards. You will always assess all risks and work in a safe manner, reporting in a timely manner all incidents including near miss and safety observations.


<span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">You will have:

  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Experience working as a marine and offshore surveyor [preferably with an IACS member] or an equivalent combination of field experience as a ship superintendent or chief engineer dealing with both ships and offshore assets
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fluency in English language (verbal and written)
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Significant technical competence in existing ship & offshore structures and associated statutory requirements
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Knowledge of  ISM, ISPS MLC certification and Passenger ship surveys will be advantageous
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The ability to travel throughout the region
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A degree or equivalent within a relevant field of engineering study
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Thorough understanding of the local marine and offshore environment
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Ability to participate in and add value to technical discussions with clients and LR colleagues
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Organizational and planning skills, ability to prioritize to meet deadlines.
  • <span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Intermediate or advanced experience using MS Office suite of products: Word, Excel, Outlook


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