Company: Bureau Veritas
Skills: Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture, Surveying
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States


Bureau Veritas offers dynamic, exciting employment opportunities with an attractive salary/benefit package and an opportunity to play a vital role with a global organization. If you would enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today.

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Job Summary

As part of the Houston Plan Approval Office, this role is primarily responsible for the review of structural drawings of a large variety of ships and offshore floating units in accordance with Bureau Veritas classification rules and national/international regulations.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


  • Review and validate drawings of marine vessels, offshore floating units and associated marine equipment within the limits of the applicable Rules, Regulations.
  • Perform independent structural analysis and technical studies relating to design, installation, construction and modification of marine vessels and offshore floating units with our dedicated software (VeriSTAR HULL, MARS, STEEL, HOMER).
  • Act as a technical expert and advisor to support both our clients and our network
  • Actively participate in the sharing of knowledge and information among our network of plan approval surveyors and contribute to the development and validations of our rules.
  • Maintain files and reports regarding plan review activities and findings.
  • Occasionally, may attend and participate in meetings.


Requirements :



  • Knowledge of structure calculations software (FEM analysis / Beam Model analysis)
  • Knowledge of Classification Rules
  • Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must possess problem solving skills.
  • Must be able to work autonomously and as part of a team.
  • Must possess organizational skills.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.


Preferred Skills:



  • MSc/BSc degree in Naval Architecture / Marine Engineering / Structural Engineering or equivalent
  • Extended marine and/or offshore experience or relevant Bureau Veritas experience (3-5 years for MSc, 8-10 years for BSc)
  • Knowledge of Office 365 is a plus.

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Created in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a global leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification (TIC), delivering high quality services to help clients meet the growing challenges of quality, safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.

As a trusted partner, Bureau Veritas offers innovative solutions that go beyond simple compliance with regulations and standards, reducing risk, improving performance and promoting sustainable development.

Bureau Veritas core values include integrity and ethics, impartial counsel and validation, customer focus and safety at work.

Bureau Veritas is recognized and accredited by major national and international organizations.