Surveyor / Senior Surveyor

Location US-CA-Anaheim | US-CA-Oakland
Requisition ID
Business Area
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV Maritime Region Americas is seeking a Surveyor / Senior Surveyor to join our West Coast Station in Long Beach (or alternately in San Francisco), CA.


As a fleet in service Surveyor for the West Coast you will be member of a highly qualified team of surveyors and auditors serving the more traditional shipping segments calling ports along the West Coast and Hawaii.


This position is located in our Long Beach, CA (or alternately in San Francisco).


What You'll Do

  • Ensure that the work or duties performed are in accordance with the Rules, Regulations, Instructions, Guidelines and quality requirements of the organization and the instructions of the line management.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of Clients' business, processes, designs, developments, and documentation at all times.
  • When applicable, to supervise the work of others and ensure that it is carried out as above and in an efficient and economic manner.
  • Communicate to line management at the earliest appropriate opportunity if in receipt of information that is important to the reputation or integrity of the organization.
  • Exhibit customer-oriented focus through promoting DNV onboard or on-site, and by acting as a technical resource for customer questions.

Position Qualifications

What is Required

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Technical field and/or equivalent maritime qualifications.
  • 2+ years min experience in the Marine/offshore industry.
  • Must have a valid driver's license 
  • Behavioral competencies: Team player but able to work independently.
  • Travel requirement (% of the year) up to 20% domestic 
  • Physical abilities necessary to perform regular functions of the job: Climbing pilot ladders & tanks, flying, flying in helicopter, crew boat launches, voyage surveys
  • Language: English Speaking / Writing proficiency
  • We conduct a pre-employment background check and drug screen


**Immigration-related benefits, such as visa sponsorship, are not available for this position**



How We Do It 


We Care, We Dare, We Share 


Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package. We value diversity, equity and inclusion and want you to bring your whole self to work each day. Read more here: 

Diversity at DNV  

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About DNV 


DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.  For more information about your rights under the law, see: 



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Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in risk management and assurance, with almost 12,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.


We are the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.


Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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