Technical Support Engineers / Surveyors

Location US-TX-Katy
Requisition ID
Business Area
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV GL USA, Inc. is seeking multiple Technical Support Engineers / Surveyors to work at our office in Katy, Texas.


Job Duties: Provide technical support services related to inspection surveys and certification of ships in service to ascertain the condition of mechanically functioning hulls, machinery, equipment, and equipage to determine repairs required for vessels to meet requirements for classification. Serve as expert regarding Fleet in service related classification matters including class systematics, statutory, hull and machinery.


Position Qualifications

Main Requirements: Master’s degree or foreign equivalent degree in Marine Engineering, Naval Engineering, Naval Architecture, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field and two (2) years of experience as (all levels): Marine Engineer/Surveyor, Marine Surveyor/Auditor, Surveyor/Auditor, Marine Auditor, Marine Surveyor, Surveyor, Surveyor/Engineer, Marine Engineer, Technical Officer, Naval Architect, Planning Engineer, Production Control Engineer or related occupation.


Alternate Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in stated fields and five (5) years of stated experience.


Special Skills: Also requires experience with the following:


  • Inspection of ships in service;
  • International codes and conventions;
  • Statutory surveys on behalf of Flag Administrations on passenger or cargo ships; and
  • Compliance with operating standards and vessel safety standards.


Opportunities Beyond Business


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.


Local employment conditions apply.


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DNV is one of the world’s leading certification bodies. We help businesses assure the performance of their organizations, products, people, facilities and supply chains through certification, verification, assessment, and training services. Partnering with our customers, we build sustainable business performance and create stakeholder trust across all types of industries.


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! For more information about your rights under the law, see:





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.

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