Marine Equipment Surveyor

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Date: 13 Nov 2023

Location: United Kingdom, Other/Not Applicable, GB

Company: Bureau Veritas

An award-winning employer, our people are trusted and responsible, believing in what they do with a clear commitment to contribute to transforming the world we live in and shaping a world of trust. Bureau Veritas operates in a wide range of sectors, delivering Testing, Inspection and Certification services to some of the world’s biggest household names. With more than 400,000 global clients and a reputation for quality, we are at the forefront of service and innovation.

Our people are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we have worked hard to create a supportive and engaging working environment, which is open and inclusive and individuals are given the opportunity to fulfil their potential and really leave their mark.

Role: Marine Equipment Surveyor

Location: UK 



The purpose of this role is to perform certification & inspection duties of Marine Equipment to the requirements of BV Rules for Steel Ships ensuring that the quality and technical philosophy of BV certification is maintained. 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 BV Marine Division surveyor certification scheme.



You should:

  • Hold a Degree or higher education in Materials Science / Metallurgy / Engineering or equivalent
  • Have practical experience in a relevant materials or equipment inspection related field
  • Ideally have proven related Marine experience and sound technical knowledge
  • Have good communication skills and team spirit and also the ability to work directly with clients, peers and BV Management Team
  • The ability to acquire new skills/ knowledge
  • Hold a current UK driving licence
  • Be willing to travel within the UK and Ireland and sometimes further afield as may be required



  • Work with an established small team of engineers and support staff.
  • Perform materials inspections, audits and type approvals within scope of delegations
  • Assist with coordination of materials inspections, type approval jobs and works approvals
  • Issuance of associated certificates and reports accurately and in a timely manner in order to meet KPI objectives
  • Assist in surveyor training/monitoring as required
  • Participate in business development
  • The ideal candidate will have auditing skills – however training for this will be provided
  • Operate with a clear customer focus and abide fully within the Code of Ethics policy of Bureau Veritas

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.  

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