Senior Geophysicist

Location England
Discipline: Consultancy
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive Basic + Excellent Benefits Package
Contact name: Simon Grant

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Job ref: BBBH498_1663079187
Published: 5 months ago
Expiry date: 14 May 2023 00:59

Job title: Senior Geophysicist

Location: South Coast / London / Newcastle

​Who are we recruiting for?

Our client's services span the entire offshore project lifecycle, from engineering & design, construction and third-party verification through to marine warranty surveying, dynamic positioning, installation, risk management to decommissioning. Their professional staff consists of Civil and Structural Engineers, Naval Architects, Mechanical and Marine Engineers, Risk Analysts and Master Mariners. They aim to approach maritime challenges from a fresh perspective, developing solutions that deliver safety and innovation at the same time - we call this "Blue Sea Thinking".

What will you be doing?

The Senior Geophysicist will have the opportunity to work throughout the lifecycle of renewable energy projects and join a highly motivated team of geoscience experts with a plentitude of training and knowledge transfer opportunities.

  • Lead and undertake geophysical interpretation, modelling and analysis for subsea infrastructure in the nearshore and offshore marine environment

  • Participate in engineering, consultancy and advisory projects

  • Work collaboratively within an integrated geoscience team comprising GIS, engineering geology and geotechnical disciplines

  • Interface with, and lead support for, other disciplines within the company, such as marine warranty, marine engineering, hydrodynamics, structural engineering, software and rig moves

  • To write comprehensive and detailed reports, and document reviews

  • Liaise with clients to ensure timely delivery of project deliverables and customer satisfaction

  • Identify, agree and pursue research goals for personal and team development

  • Provide advice to members of the team and internal and external clients

  • Assist in the preparation of proposals for new work

Are you the ideal candidate?

  • Degree / Master's Degree in Geophysics, Geology or related discipline

  • Experience in offshore wind considered highly advantageous

  • Strong experience in the interpretation of offshore geophysical data in producing geomodels, particularly within integrated geoscience teams

  • Experience of providing geophysical guidance and input to the subsea engineering process to define and control design and construction/installation risk

  • Working knowledge of geophysical data acquisition methods, including MBES, SSS, SBP and high resolution (2D/3D) seismic

  • Demonstrate competence in key geophysical software packages such as DUG Insight, IHS Kingdom, Petrel, CODA, SonarWIZ

  • Understanding of key geological features and geohazards and how these impact subsea infrastructure

What's in it for you?

  • A highly competitive basic salary

  • Pension

  • Medical

  • Hybrid Flexible working

  • Working with an exceptional team of professionals that have an extremely tight bond

Who are we?

Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy with a focus in the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors for a more sustainable world. We donate a proportion of our annual profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.

Every placement we make, we plant a tree with the National Trust.