ROV Pilot Technician

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 ROV Pilot Technician with experience in offshore survey operations with a lot of depth, you could be the candidate we are looking for! As a ROV Pilot Technician you are responsible for piloting the ROV and to maintain and repair the ROV system. Furthermore you will be responsible for the implementation and monitoring of technical procedures and reporting, work management and execution of ROV operational tasks.

Your main responsibilities as a ROV Pilot Technician are:

  • Having knowledge and experience with the ROV control, navigational and propulsion systems
  • Assisting in the launch and recovery of the ROV system
  • Ensuring that the ROV and all its systems are in complete working order and in compliance with all technical requirements throughout the contract period
  • Carrying out the dive in accordance with recognised operating procedures in order to carry out designated work safely and efficiently
  • Undertaking navigation and observers duties and operating of manipulators and ancillary equipment fitted to the ROV
  • To be satisfied that prior to any dive, all pre dive checks have been completed
  • Checking with the submersible engineer on the status of the vehicle trim, additional equipmen requirements, or any limitations to the system
  • Carrying out the dive in accordance with client’s work scope and operational procedures to client and operations controller's satisfaction. Understands the sub-surface environment that the ROV operates in and any contingency procedures in place for the ROV
  • On completion of the dive to immediately inform the ROV Supervisor or Subsea Engineer of any faults or deficiencies encountered during the period of the dive
  • Ensuring that the dive log is completed in full for the dive undertaken.
  • Undertaking maintenance and repair of the ROV System under the supervision of the ROV supervisor or subsea engineer


Requirements for the position

  • Evidence of completing an IMCA recognised ROV Pilot/Technician Training Course
  • Suitable previous industry experience in electrical, electronic, mechanical or hydraulic disciplines
  • Experience of IT is desirable
  • Available and fit to work offshore
  • Self-motivated and capable to fulfil assigned tasks autonomously
  • Good verbal communication skills, with a strong command of the English language


If this job appeals to you and you can recognize yourself in this position, please send your application to

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

Best regards,

HR-department N-Sea  (Anja de Bruin and Marika van den Berg)


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