Company: Oceaneering
Skills: Marine Surveying, Surveying
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Company Profile

Oceaneering is a global provider of engineered services and products, primarily to the offshore energy industry. We develop products and services for use throughout the lifecycle of an offshore oilfield, from drilling to decommissioning. We operate the world's premier fleet of work class ROVs. Additionally, we are a leader in offshore oilfield maintenance services, umbilicals, subsea hardware, and tooling. We also use applied technology expertise to serve the defense, entertainment, material handling, aerospace, science, and renewable energy industries.

Position Summary

Oceaneering's core values are at the center of everything we do, and how we conduct business daily. The safety, health and well-being of our employees, contractors and customers and the public are our number one ethic and will not be compromised. An exceptionally strong and proven HSE track record in our field of business is an absolute must, and shall be an essential daily requirement that shall be worked in strong unison with all our core values.

An equally important and essential function of this position is attitude and includes the following: getting along with co-workers, responding politely to members of the community, working as a team member, functioning well under pressure, responding in a positive manner to supervision, and maintaining inter-office confidentiality.

Other duties of this position include but are not limited to:
  • Visible safety leadership
  • Quality management and strict adherence to performance standards
  • Financial oversight and diligence in record keeping
  • Collaboration within the Oceaneering organization and use of shared services
  • Technical sales and client liaison

Duties & Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Ultimately responsible for selection and direction of team members for mobilization, operation and subsequent de-mobilization of vessel equipment.
  • Support for drafting, bidding and subsequent contract cost mitigation, specifications and execution for the Survey Service Business Unit.
  • Interfacing with client and members of the offshore survey operations insuring management of processes and non-conforming events of process.
  • Audit and ensure accuracy in all reports and logs.
  • Proposing and implementing changes in processes.
  • Required to multi-task, using critical thinking and problem solving skills, to foresee and react to project developments.
  • Tasks properly completed impact greatly on cost containment, efficiency or profitability of operations.
  • Consequences of error are easily measured and can make a major impact of profitability.
  • Regularly audit the record keeping of repetitive tasks.
  • Involves organizing, work prioritization and related skills, and/or a great deal of client and subordinate interface is necessary to properly complete tasks via teamwork.
  • Required to work harmoniously with clients, contractors and other employees using the interpersonal skills required of the work setting.
  • Work commitments, projects or the general continuity of the job are interrupted as needs dictate.
  • Requires the ability and willingness to adapt, overcome, and make decisions to make adjustments to the normal job efforts.
  • Develops Survey project plans; Coordinates projects; Communicates changes and progress using Management of Change; Completes projects on time and budget; assists Survey Manager as required.

  • Ensure that Safety policies and procedures are understood and adhered to so far as is reasonably practicable to ensure a safe working environment.

  • Carry out work in accordance with the Company Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Systems.
  • Perform the assigned tasks with due diligence regarding the Integrated Managament Systems on the Company.
  • Eliminate waste of whatever form, to suggest the use of more environmentally friendly substances and practices and to contribute to the continuous improvement of the environment.

Supervisory Responsibilities

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience

Requires a minimum of a bachelor's degree in a related field or comparable working experience.

Extensive progressively responsible experience in offshore survey operations, offshore survey management, survey project management, technical support and onshore operations


Functional and broad knowledge of subsea construction survey systems and their applications.

Working knowledge of ISO certification and standard QA / QC processes.

PMP Certification required.

Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have complete knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PeopleSoft. Operational knowledge of current range of offshore survey software packages.

Essential Job Functions

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is indoors during the day and occasionally at night and is regularly required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus. Specific hearing abilities required by this job include hearing all ranges. This is considered light work.

Working Conditions

This position is considered OFFICE WORK which is characterized as follows.
  • Almost exclusively indoors during the day and occasionally at night.
  • Occasional exposure to airborne dust in the work place.
  • Work surface is stable (flat).

Physical Activity/Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This position is considered LIGHT work.



  • Lift up to 20 pounds
  • Climbing, stooping, kneeling, squatting, and reaching
  • Lift up to 10 pounds
  • Standing
  • Repetitive movements of arms and hands
  • Sit with back supported

Oceaneering pushes the frontiers of deep water, space and motion entertainment environments to execute with new, leading-edge connections to solve tomorrow’s challenges, today.


As the trusted subsea connection specialist, our experience combined with the depth and breadth of our portfolio of technologies allows us to engineer solutions for the most complex subsea challenges. From routine to extreme, our integrated products, services, and innovative solutions safely de-risk operational systems, increase reliability, and enable a lower total cost of ownership.


We are connecting what’s needed with what’s next as the world’s largest ROV operator and the leading ROV provider to the oil and gas industry with over 300 systems operating worldwide. With our safety-focused and innovative approach, we responsively and decisively react to subsea challenges while providing solutions swiftly and efficiently.

Oceaneering is ranked in the Oilfield Services Top 10 in Rigzone's 2019 Ideal Employer Rankings - find out more here.