Job Summary

380 - 400 GBP
September 23 2019


Survey & Inspection

Point of Contact:

Jamie Lauder

Contact Phone:

+44 (0) 131 554 3454

Job Reference Number:


Our client have a requirement for an experienced Geophysicist for an exciting project being undertaken in Norway.  The successful candidate must have experience in operations using Sonarwiz and would preferably have experience in seismic 2DUHR work.  They must also hold the following valid certificates



  •  Passport
  •  Seaman’s Book
  •  Offshore Medical (OGUK preferred)



  • 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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