Marine Surveyor

Job Responsibilities

The employee will have to manage the following tasks:

  • Classification surveys of ships – new buildings and ships in service
  • Surveying various types of maritime equipment, machinery and cargo-handling equipment.
  • Surveys and certification on behalf of public and governmental authorities
  • Reporting, communication and cooperation with clients and colleagues
  • Contribute towards further development and growth for RINA
  • Produce accurate and concise reports
  • Deal with clients' queries on a daily basis
  • Demonstrate a high level of effectiveness and commitment

Training And Qualifications

  • Formal qualification in Naval Architecture or Marine Engineering
  • Physically able to work in confined spaces, hazardous atmospheres, extreme temperatures and weather conditions, etc. and therefore being not suffering from allergies, vertigo, claustrophobia, etc.
  • Willing to travel frequently
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of hull, machinery, materials, equipment and safety systems of ships

Professional Experience

  • At least 5 years professional experience, either as class surveyor or as owner superintendent or as shipyard quality control inspector or as a Chief Engineer (on board of merchant ships) are requested.
  • Previous experience as a surveyor of Classification Societies would be an advantage

Other skills

  • Fluent in Finnish and English languages, both spoken and written
  • Good communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team and on tight schedules.
  • Ability to manage conflicts and to negotiate
  • Pro-active customer focused approach
Job location

Helsinki, Southern Finland, Finland