International Company is looking for a Project Surveyor.


Position: Project Surveyor


  • More than 10 years of experience in Surveyor, Survey Coordinator, Survey Party Chief positions within oil and gas Offshore Engineering and Construction industry;
  • Minimum 5-7 years of international experience as Project Surveyor on medium-to large-scale and complex offshore projects.

Skills and Competences:

  • Capability to prepare the scope of work and technical specifications for survey works relevant to the pipelines and subsea structures, such as: survey activities during installation (assistance, during laying, metrology, etc.), as-laid/as-built surveys and external and internal inspections of in-service assets. Capability to interpret pipeline survey data and lay down target box. Capability to prepare, update and verify the plan for marine surveys defining requirements for vessel positioning, instrumentation and data processing;
  • Capability to define the vessel, ROV and instruments requirements for the execution of the surveys including positioning, data processing, data reporting capability. Ability to review survey procedures and mobilisation / calibration procedures;
  • Capability to use all types of survey instrumentation. Understand the limitations of the instrumentation used. Identify the best survey method for specific activities;
  • Knowledge of methodologies and tools for topographical data gathering. Capability to read and interpret topographic technical project documents and calculate topographical coordinates using appropriate tools, such as foundation plans, longitudinal section, reading plans, underground drawings;
  • Knowledge of applications and typologies of Survey Tools such as Theodolite, Laser scan, Optical Level, AutoCAD, Rhinoceros, SC4WSurveyMax, etc;
  • Knowledge of sub-contract management. Ability to set and monitor quantities executed and cost for subcontracted activities as per contractual terms;
  • Knowledge of the main risks during the operation activities and safe working and environmental protection procedures/practices and rules to be applied.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills;

Languages: Azerbaijani (fluent); English (fluent)


  • Determine overall Survey and Positioning methodology;
  • Check and review engineering documents;
  • Determine offshore survey personnel manning requirements;
  • Define offshore Survey and Positioning requirements in terms of equipment;
  • Prepare Survey and Positioning project procedures;
  • Work with ROV to ensure suitable equipment and task selection;
  • Prepare scopes of Work for sub-contracted works;
  • Prepare Survey and Positioning associated costs and budgets;
  • Raise requisitions for Procurement to rent survey equipment;
  • Act as point-of-contact for the Client for all Survey and Positioning related matters;
  • Act as point-of-contact for all offshore survey personnel;
  • Administer survey related proposal and project data including correspondence;
  • Monitor progress and status of offshore survey activities;
  • Take action to prevent the occurrence of any nonconformities relating to Survey and Positioning issues;
  • Provide Quality Control and approve sub-contractor operations and reports;
  • Ensure correct deliverables and data formats are provided to Client;
  • Supervise office-based personnel during onshore reporting and charting;
  • Review and QC as-built data, check final reports and complete review cycle;
  • Maintain record of survey and positioning-associated costs and budgets;
  • Provide input for the Commercial Department during tendering phase;
  • Review tender budgets before operation start;
  • Support the preparation of Survey and Positioning service Frame Agreements;
  • Support the Company in the preparation/review of quality documents;
  • Maintain a watching brief on new survey technology that may enhance survey operations;
  • Conduct all activities following Company Procedures and Work Instructions;
  • Adhere to Company safety, health and environmental procedures and policies.

Applications to be submitted to [email protected] indicating position title in the subject line.