Senior Surveyor - Passenger Ship Specialist

Location Southampton
Discipline: Consultancy
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££70080 - £70080 per annum + Company Benefits
Contact name: Simon Grant

Contact email: simon.grant@executive-integrity.com
Job ref: BBBH215_1634220243
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 13 November 2021


Job title: Senior Surveyor - Passenger Ship Specialist
Location: Southampton

Who are we recruiting for?

Our client is a Shipping Registry with Category 1 status membership with the Red Ensign Group. They have Global representation covering a full spectrum of vessel types. They have a rich Maritime history dating back to 1903 and they are now looking to add a new Passenger Ship Specialist to their team.

What will you be doing?

The Senior Surveyor will be reporting directly to the Regional Director Safety & Compliance, UK. As part of a dynamic team the post holder will actively participate in the day-to-day technical functions of a busy operational office including responding promptly to clients ensuring the effective Implementation of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and International Labour Organisation (ILO) Conventions, Codes and Instruments.


In addition to the above the post holder will be working within our team of Passenger Ship and Super Yacht specialists through the design certification process and providing technical support to vessels in service, which includes onboard surveys, audits inspections worldwide.

Are you the ideal candidate?

To perform this role effectively the post holder must have a proven track record with a Classification Society or a reputable Maritime Administration in a similar position and satisfy the following minimum requirements:

  • University degree in Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture or a related subject and at least four (4) years post graduate experience in a technical role with an IACS Classification Society; or reputable Maritime Administration.

  • Registerd with the Engineering Council as a Chartered Engineer and Member of a Recognised Professional Body; and

  • A Sound knowledge of the design, construction and operation of all vessel types;

  • A thorough knowledge and experience in the design, construction and operation of passenger ships, large yachts and the Red Ensign Group Codes is essential, plan approval experience in this area will be advantageous.

  • A thorough knowledge of the interrelationship of National Administrations, Port State Control MoU's, Classification Societies, the IMO, and other Regulatory Bodies;

  • A thorough knowledge of Classification Society Rules and Regulations for the Classification of ships;

  • A thorough knowledge of International Conventions, instruments and codes appertaining to the Marine Sector;

  • Sound language, analytical, presentation and IT skills;

  • Ability to read, analyse and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations;

  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals; and

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.


What's in it for you?

  • Salary of £70,000

  • A comprehensive benefits package


Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors. We give 1% of all our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.