PROJECT SURVEYOR Oil Service company

Job Description

Responsibilities :

Work within the Project Team and assist in finding the best technical solutions;
Define the positional, angular and dimensional accuracy required by Engineering and keep Engineering aware of positioning limitations;
Assist in tender/contracts evaluation, plan offshore Survey operations, compile Survey related documentation and procedures and manage Survey subcontractors;
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;
Fully adhere, at all times and irrespective of the work place, to Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality (HSEQ) policies, procedures and requirements;
Perform other related duties as assigned by Superior.

Requirements :

Background in Hydrography
Years of Working Experience: Minimum 5-7 years of international experience in Project Surveyor, Survey Party Chief on medium-to large-scale and complex projects within oil and gas industry.
Offshore experience essential in senior role (Survey Representative, Party Chief, Senior Surveyor).

Knowledge of Languages:
English (fluent), Azerbaijani (fluent)

Capability to understand the limitations of the survey instrumentation used. Identify the best survey method for specific activities. Guarantee the efficiency of the survey system. Guarantee the calibration of equipment and instrument;
Understand environment effects on surveys;
Capability to define the vessel, ROV and instruments requirements for the execution of the surveys(assistance during installations, pipe laying, metrology, As-laid and As-built Surveys), including positioning, data processing, data reporting. Capability to define vessel modifications required to adequately fit survey equipment. Ability to prepare survey procedures, survey mobilisation and calibration procedures and to review engineering and installation documents;
Capability to prepare the Scope of Work and technical specifications for survey works relevant to the pipeline installations and subsea structures, such as: survey activities during installation (assistance, during laying, metrology, etc.), As-laid and As-built Surveys and external inspections of in-service assets;
Capability to prepare, update and verify the plan for marine surveys defining requirements for vessel positioning, instrumentation and data processing. Capability to interpret pipeline survey data and lay down target box. Capability to supervise the execution of marine surveys verifying that survey works are performed according to the technical specifications;
Knowledge of applications and typologies of Survey Tools such as Theodolite, Laser scan, Optical Level, AutoCAD, Rhinoceros, SC4WSurveyMax, Arc GIS, Geoline etc.;
Knowledge of methodologies and tools for topographical data gathering. Capability to read and understand topographic technical project documents and calculate topographical coordinates using appropriate tools, such as foundation plans, longitudinal section, reading plans, underground drawings;
Knowledge of seabed properties, geology and dynamics in relation to shallow geophysical data and results
Capability to analyse processes and operating methods with the aim of driving improvement in term of time, cost, and quality of the output of the process.