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Senior/Survey Engineer in Offshore at UTEC Survey Group

Date Posted: 3/26/2021

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Job Description

Due to continued growth, UTEC Americas are looking to engage with talented individuals to join the team in full time roles. With this in mind, we'd love to hear from Senior/Survey Engineers with relevant industry experience.

The Senior/Survey Engineer is responsible for ensuring that all engineering work carried out on site is conducted in the best interests of UTEC and the Client and meets all project safety, contractual and quality requirements. The Senior/Survey Engineer shall also ensure that all equipment received to the vessel is configured correctly and calibrations and certification is kept up to date.

Experience of all types of Survey sensors used across a different range of job/operations.
Ability to understand sensor pinout/wiring diagrams, how to interface equipment and sensors through survey vehicles into the online system.

Understanding of basic electronics, demonstrate understanding of commonly used electronic symbols and wiring principles.

Knowledge and understanding of IT and general networking solutions. How to setup a dedicated survey network and interface survey sensors to online. Including CCTV and video distribution systems.

Good knowledge of different data protocols used with survey sensors, serial 232, 422, 485 protocols, ethernet comms, fibre optic.

Ability to problem solve and fault find issues with equipment. Demonstrate good problem-solving practices and show common sense logical thinking to identify problems.

Ability to make up and terminate all types of cabling, using specific tools, for interfacing, antenna cabling, network cabling, serial cabling, video cabling, ROV/survey sensor cabling.

Ability to create vessel wiring diagrams, setup notes in relevant software packages.

Maintain, service, calibrate equipment used in offshore survey operations and keep vessel inventories, manifests, equipment certification up to date.

Knowledge of data storage systems and online software packages, interfacing survey sensors to online systems and testing,

Actively participate and lead by example in the Company's Quality and HSE Systems and Procedures. Understand and comply with UTEC policies and procedures and any Client specific HSEQ requests.


  • Education in Electronics/Engineer degree is desired.
  • Relevant industry experience (Oil and Gas and/or Renewables construction sector desirable) or military survey experience is essential.


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