Operations Officer - Inspections

Commodity Inspections

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Control Union Inspections in Philippines for an Operations Officer - Inspections.

As OPERATIONS OFFICER - INSPECTIONS you will be responsible for Inspections business development and managing the overall functioning for Commodity Inspections.

Are you a results driven, service oriented team player, with strong leadership skills? And do you want to be part of our international network? Then we are looking for you!

Tasks and responsibilities

  • Marketing and Business development, focus on but not limited to: Liquids, Grains, Fertilizers, Coal
  • Manage overall functioning of commodity inspections department
  • Liaison with office/ vessel agents/ elevators/ terminals for execution of orders
  • Coordination with other CU offices
  • Superintend shipments of agricultural products (liquid & dry bulk)
  • Perform hold inspections & hose test
  • Quantity determination as per scale verification
  • Report progress of job on daily basis via email
  • Handling and recording of samples
  • Efficient liaison with clients during entire inspection cycle


  • Cargo Survey: vegetable oils in bulk, in containers (for loading and discharging) as per FOSFA regulations
  • Bulk cargo (Draught Survey):  Grains, coal, molasses, mine products (loading & discharging)
  • On Hire/ and Off Hire surveys
  • Rectilinear surveys for bulk cargo (warehouse cargo estimation)


  • Experience of 8-10 years in inspections/ surveying field, including draft survey
  • Graduate of any Science degree (preferred Physics or Chemistry related) or Engineering degree
  • Knowledgeable of FOSFA, and GAFTA Protocols
  • Must be well versed in liquids inspections and grain grading protocols; corn, wheat soybeans and rice etc.
  • Proficiency in English and Filipino, in speech and in writing
  • Proficiency with MSOffice
  • Good time management skills and a strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to travel extensively
  • Service oriented
  • Leadership and effective interpersonal skills

Our Company

Our vast expertise in inspection, sampling and supervision enables us to provide worldwide support to our customers across a broad spectrum of disciplines. From government and institution services and draught surveys through to weight and quantity determination – we provide our clients with the right solution, tailored to their needs.

How to apply

When you are interested in this role, please apply via our website

For further information please contact Thilini Perera  ( at (632) 7724051 or (632) 8400807.

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