Head of Survey

Are you ready for a new challenge within your career? Are you looking for a dynamic company where you have the freedom to contribute and develop your own personality to the job? If you are a self-motivated, confident and knowledgeable Head of Survey who is willing and able to share your knowledge to further grow our survey capabilities, you could be the candidate we are looking for!

The main duties as Head of Survey include but are not limited to:

  1. Set up and maintain standard survey methodology, documents, timings and equipment lists.
  2. Set up and maintain standard survey equipment selections (rental and purchase)
  3. Coordination of subcontractor selections for frame agreements
  4. Prepare and coordinate survey (de)mobilisations
  5. Approve the survey teams going offshore in liaison with Data Centre, Crewing and Project Surveyors.
  6. Working in close relationships with the Operations Team and Data Center to ensure the efficient execution and delivery of assigned projects. Actively advise on improvements
  7. Attend project reviews and action on lessons learned
  8. Assistance to the Tender Department with survey related method statements and calculations.
  9. Set up and maintain N-Sea Survey Procedures
  10. Manage the team of Project Surveyors and Offshore survey personnel
  11. Initiate investment proposals for survey equipment
  12. Stay informed about new technical developments relating to survey and initiate requests for R&D projects

Requirements for the position

  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience as a surveyor, Party Chief and preferably experience onshore in a supervisory role
  • Personal qualities include a natural ability to work independently
  • IHO/FIG CAT A qualification
  • Master’s or bachelor’s Degree in a Geomatics-related subject
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Strong QC and QA skills of reporting and deliverables
  • Extensive abilities in EIVA/QINSy software
  • Hands-on attitude
  • Team spirit
  • Good communicator and approachable personality
  • Must be fit and able to work offshore at times to assist in offshore survey projects


Location: Dordrecht


If this job appeals to you and you can recognize yourself in this position, please send your application to recruitmentNL@n-sea.com

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact our HR department 0111-456000

Anja de Bruin - HR Manager

Marika van den Berg  - HR Advisor


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