Geophysicist

Geophysicist

Job Summary

£400 GBP
UK (Office Based)
Temporary
October 18 2019

Sector:

Survey & Inspection

Point of Contact:

Jamie Menzies

Contact Phone:

+44 (0) 131 554 3454

Job Reference Number:

S&I0012

 

Our client require a Geophysicist for a number of exciting onshore project’s in their UK office, with scope for regular rotations into 2020. Initial work will start in early October but there is also work beginning in early November should that be more suitable.  A strong history in using either Sonarwiz, Kingdom or Oasis Montaj is essential.  Candidates must also have the requisite visa to allow them to work onshore in the UK

Responsibilities

  • Pre-plan projects before going on site
  • Design data acquisition plans
  • Decide on suitable seismic measurement and data-processing techniques
  • Take equipment out to various locations around the world and deploy seismometers
  • Observe the reaction of recording equipment to detect irregularities
  • Use computers for data management, quality control and communication between the office and field locations
  • Interpret and map 2D and 3D seismic data
  • Report on collected seismic data to the team, clients, senior managers or partners at meetings and presentations
  • Measure reservoir volumes
  • Assess potential oil and gas yield
  • Design, test, modify and repair seismic equipment
  • Adapt data collection procedures
  • Work closely with a small team of scientists and other staff who may be away in the field or offshore for several weeks at a time
  • Compile charts and reports
  • Write documentation and work logs
  • Provide a range of geophysical support and technical advice and guidance
  • Keep abreast of new and emerging technologies
  • Improve existing techniques in data acquisition and mathematical processing, as well as seek to develop new techniques and methods
  • Work within budget, resource and time constraints.

From our clients offices in Scotland, England and Northern Ireland, they provide a broad range of survey, geoconsulting, geotechnical, environmental and subsea services both within the UK and overseas. Much of the innovation that improves the efficiency and performance of their clients’ global operations emanates from the UK.

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