Surveyor II(2200570), Douala, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

Surveyor II – (2200570), Douala, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS)

Role Responsibilities/ Responsabilités du rôle

Why ABS?

ABS and its affiliated companies are global leaders in marine and offshore classification and other innovative safety, quality, and environmental services focused on the marine, energy, and government sectors. With more than 5,000 personnel globally, ABS and the ABS affiliated companies offer a dynamic work environment and multiple avenues for career growth. Since its founding in 1862, ABS has been committed to setting standards for safety and excellence as one of the world’s leading ship classification organizations.

Surveyor II

This may be an intermediate level position for an individual under the supervision and guidance of experienced field surveyors. Primary function is to examine and report on vessels and other marine structures during and after construction relative to compliance with the applicable requirements for maintaining the vessel in Classification with ABS and meeting associated statutory and special service requirements related to Safety of Life at Sea, Loadline, Tonnage, Cargo Gear, and Pollution Prevention Certification

What You Will Do:

Acts as a professional specialist for the organization in the application of related rules, regulations, requirements, concepts, principles, and processes.

Performs routine surveys on classed vessels, platforms, or other marine structures and at manufacturers for classification and compliance with statutory requirements.

Prepares technically accurate and timely reports of inspections and surveys performed.

Engages in contact with clients to resolve problems within area of expertise.

Maintains survey files in an orderly and up-to-date manner in area of responsibility.

Through broader and more technically challenging work assignments, develop a thorough understanding of field operations, policies, methods, and procedures.

Develop skills necessary for the administration of office procedures and monitoring of business performance at an assigned port.


What You Will Need:

Education & Experience

Qualifications minimum of 4-year bachelor’s degree; in a related Engineering discipline (Marine, Naval Architecture, Mechanical or Civil)

Proficiency in the English language commensurate with the scope of statutory certification and services and, before assignment, with their future work.

Minimum requirements & knowledge listed for Surveyor I.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to develop a working knowledge of ABS Rules, Guides, statutory regulations, and related instructions, as well as the ABS Employee Safety Policy.

Ability to read engineering plans and have a basic understanding of shipbuilding practices and vessel operations.

Ability to perform surveys in the prescribed format.

Ability to communicate, orally and in writing, pertinent information relative to assigned area of technical expertise

Proficiency in the English language commensurate with the scope of statutory certification and services and, before assignment, with their future work.

Minimum requirements & knowledge for a Surveyor I.

Reporting Relationship

Reports to the Principal, Senior, or Surveyor-in-Charge of assigned port.

Direct Reports



This job description is not intended, and should not be construed, to be an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job of the incumbent. It is intended to be an accurate reflection of the principal job elements essential for making a fair decision regarding the pay structure of the job.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Primary Location: Cameroon-Cameroon Douala-Douala

Work Locations: Douala Ex Immeuble SOCAR  Douala

Job: Survey

Organization: DOUALA Station


Employee Status: Professional

Job Posting: Aug 4, 2022, 6:10:37 AM

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