Survey Technician

Adjust and operate surveying instruments, such as the theodolite and electronic distance-measuring equipment, and compile notes, make sketches and enter data into computers.

Survey Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Survey Technician to join our team.


  • Attend and assist regarding logistics of asset to / from the vessel;
  • Partly responsible for attending to the mobilization of Survey and IT equipmetn on the vessel and ROV;
  • Responsible for uptime for Survey sensor and IT equipment and for organizing of replacement equipment if failure occurs.


  • Certificate of apprenticeship in Electronic or IT;
  • Good knowledge and understanding of IT systems and network;
  • Fluent in English written and verbal;
  • Follow up data backup routines on a daily basis;
  • Perform repairs and planne routine maintenance on system and sensors;
  • Oil and Gas UK or Norwegian Maritime Authority approved Health Certificate;
  • Perform pre / post dive checks on survey sensors and report any findings to ROV Supervisor;
  • Experience skill about survey sensors both on vessel and ROV systems;
  • Electronic and IT education;
  • Follow up error situations with 2nd and 3rd line of support on shore;
  • Experience with following sensors and equipment: MBES, Depth Sensors Gyro / MRU/INS, Subsea positions systems and Surface position systems;
  • Experience with managing daily routine tasks in IT systems;
  • Basic knowledge of IT security, risks and most common attacks;
  • Good knowledge and understanding of Online logging systems;
  • IT knowledge.