Marine Surveyor

Job Responsibilities


This role will work closely with our office in Montreal. The Marine Surveyor will also have accountability for the following responsibilities:


Principal responsibilities include:

  • Surveying various types of maritime equipment, machinery and cargo-handling equipment and cargo product;
  • Reporting, communication and cooperation with clients, colleagues, and authorities;
  • Produce accurate and concise reports;
  • Manage clients' queries on a daily basis;
  • Contribute towards further development and growth for RINA;
  • Demonstrate a high level of effectiveness and commitment.


The Marine Surveyor will have to carry out the following tasks:

  • P & I surveys,
  • Hull & Machinery surveys,
  • Flag state surveys,
  • Vessel condition surveys,
  • Sale & Purchase surveys,
  • On / Off Hire surveys of ships, barges, and floating construction equipment,
  • Towage approvals,
  • Bunker surveys,
  • Draft Surveys,
  • Cargo damaged surveys,
  • Commercial tasks.


  • Technical Maritime degree, preferably at a technical college or university level;
  • At least 5-7 years of professional experience as a Marine Surveyor, Chief Engineer, or Naval architect is requested;
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of hull, machinery, materials, equipment and safety systems of ships and familiarity with International conventions (SOLAS, MARPOL, Load Line, etc.) and IMO codes;
  • Management audits will be an advantage- Survey experience is an asset.
  • Background in ship maintenance and repair, cargo handling.
  • Survey experience is an asset;
  • Authorized to work in Canada.


Personal Skills and Abilities:

  • Pro-active and dynamic customer-focused approach;
  • Willing to travel;
  • Exhibits a good technical and commercial profile
  • Fluent in English language, both spoken and written;
  • Strong computer / report-writing skills, able to work autonomously;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Ability to work in a team and on tight schedules;
  • Ability to manage conflicts and to negotiate.
Job location

Toronto, Ontario,Canada