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Engineer Surveyor


Company Description

We are SGS - the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for sustainability, quality and integrity. Our 96,000 employees operate a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.

Job Description

We are looking to expand our team in Invercargill and have a vacancy for an experienced Engineer Surveyor with experience in Pressure Equipment and/or Crane Inspections.

In this role you will be able to develop your mechanical engineering skills to carry out hands on statutory inspections and help clients in ensuring they comply with relevant legislation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Inspection of boilers and pressure vessels in accordance with NZ Regulations and Standards.
  • Inspection of Cranes in accordance with NZ Regulations and Standards.
  • Welding inspection in accordance with NZ Regulations and Standards.
  • This will involve inspection at client sites across Invercargill and wider Southland area.
  • Identify and assist in developing and securing both new business and new business opportunities.
  • Provide training and mentoring to trainees when qualified to do so.


  • Bachelor's degree in relevant engineering field.
  • Certification Board for Inspection Personnel (CBIP) Qualifications in a relevant discipline
  • Experience in inspection of boilers, pressure vessels and/or cranes
  • Establishes and maintains effective relationship with customers and gains their trust and respect.
  • Strong time management skills with ability to manage your own diary and interact with clients
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A full and current New Zealand driver license.

Additional Information

Working at SGS means joining a sustainable, innovative, global company. Here are some of the benefits to working for SGS.

  • Sustainability is embedded in our culture and the way we do business
  • Commitment to ongoing learning & development
  • As a company, we have embraced the shift to flexible work where possible
  • Career development opportunities (both nationally and globally)

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid New Zealand work visa.

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