Blue Flower


Geophysicist - Geophysical Engineer

Fugro EMU Limited's Geosurvey division provides a comprehensive suite of integrated hydrographic and geophysical survey solutions to a wide range of clients operating in the coastal and offshore marine markets worldwide. Client sectors include renewable energy, offshore aggregates, oil & gas, cables and civil engineering. The department has an opening for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a full-time Geophysicist - Geophysical Engineer. 

Following a period of training, the position is expected to be largely offshore based, with significant time also spent at Durley, Southampton (relocating to Portchester, Portsmouth in early 2015). 

The role will include the following responsibilities:
  • Mobilisation and calibration of marine geophysical equipment (sidescan sonar, magnetometer, sub-bottom profiler and multichannel seismic systems);
  • Maintenance and repair of marine survey equipment;
  • Acquisition and online QC of marine geophysical data onboard various vessels within the Fugro fleet;
  • Processing and interpretation of marine geophysical data either offshore or at Fugro EMU offices.
Fugro EMU are looking for someone with the following qualifications and attributes:
  • A degree in marine geophysics, marine geology or an equivalent marine engineering qualification;
  • Knowledge of marine geophysical survey techniques and equipment;
  • Ideally with experience of Coda, SonarWiz, Oasis Montaj, Promax and Kingdom Suite, or similar software suites;
  • A dynamic approach to work and willingness to spend periods of time offshore and away from home (this is essential);
  • High levels of computer literacy.
In return, Fugro EMU offers:
  • The chance to work in a dynamic and challenging environment with a commitment to individual professional development;
  • A competitive salary and contributory company pension scheme;
  • Encouragement to work towards a more senior role as Party Chief aboard company vessels and excellent opportunities for career progression within Fugro EMU and the wider Fugro Group;
  • Being part of a rapidly expanding company at the leading edge of hydrographic survey work and consultancy.
Closing date: 9am Monday 23 February 2015
Interviews: Expected to take place during week starting 23 March
Start date: Expected to be April 2015, dependent on personal circumstances of successful candidate and notice requirements

Applications: To apply please click the Apply Now button below. 

No agencies please.
Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.