Marine Surveyor

United Kingdom
09 Sep 2019
07 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Global Testing, Inspection and Certification Business
Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility. Since 1828 we offer innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.
Our core values include integrity and ethics, impartiality, customer focus and safety at work and are Top Employer for the seventh consecutive year.
Role Marine Surveyor
Location: Hull
Role Purpose
The purpose of this role is to conduct surveys and audits on board ships for classification and statutory purposes. You will operate with a clear customer focus and be charged with driving optimal service delivery. The role will include training and certification within the Bureau Veritas Marine and Offshore Division surveyor certification scheme and BV Certification schemes (IRCA) for ISO.
Main Duties
* You will conduct inspections of materials and equipment for ships and floating structures for classification and / or statutory purposes
* Perform ad-hoc consultancy and outsourcing jobs in the maritime field as per business requirements
* Audits on board ships and at client offices for statutory certification (ISM /ISPS /MLC code) and to ISO standards for certification (9001, 14001, 18001, 50001).
* Operate with a clear customer focus and abide fully within the Code of Ethics policy of Bureau Veritas
Profile: Candidate Requirements:
* Hold a Degree level qualification in Marine Engineering or Naval Architecture and / or equivalent sea going qualifications / ship repair experience
* Have proven related Marine experience and sound technical knowledge
* Preferably hold a Senior Sea-going Engineers Certificate
* Have good communication skills and the ability to work directly with representatives of Owners, flag and port state authorities etc.
* Hold a current UK driving licence
* Be willing to travel within the UK and Ireland and sometimes further afield or on voyage as may be required
Please be aware that all roles within Bureau Veritas UK&I may require a DBS, Credit or Security Clearance Check.
Bureau Veritas is an equal opportunity employer. No job applicant or employee shall receive less favourable treatment because of their gender, marital or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, colour, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or age.
Bureau Veritas operates a strict Code of Ethics that ensures the proper conduct of our day-to-day business