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Intertek Energy & Water Consultancy Services

Job title Geophysical / Geotechnical Consultant
Location Liphook or Dundee
Date posted 05-Nov-19
Apply by 15-Nov-19
Contact Kerry Lamnea
Tel: 01428 727800
Summary Intertek Energy & Water Consultancy Services (part of the Intertek Group) is a leading offshore engineering and environmental consultancy with an established international profile in large-scale submarine cable developments and operations including power interconnector and offshore renewable energy (wind, wave, tidal) projects across the globe.

About the role

The purpose of the role is to support the delivery of subsea cable and offshore renewables projects on behalf of Intertek’s clients, with an emphasis on subsea survey, cable technology installation, planning and design, risk assessment and project management.

Additional information

This is an excellent job opportunity for a candidate who wishes to apply a creative mind to realworld challenges and contribute to a team already established for its excellence.  

In return for your skills and experience, we offer a competitive salary and benefits and an opportunity to develop your career and learn in an enthusiastic, innovative working environment.


About you

We are looking for somebody with an inquisitive mind who is enthused by the prospect of building scientific argument to address complex realworld challenges.  You should enjoy liaising directly with clients, contractors and regulators and have a desire to manage work packages or projects. You should also enjoy working in a cohesive team with other gifted individuals and be excited by the prospect of developing practical and quantified leading-edge solutions.  

Required skills and experience

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in relevant technical subject
  • Minimum of 2 year’s experience in offshore geophysical and/or geotechnical survey industry
  • Experience in report writing and large-scale data processing, interpretation and visualization
  • Technical understanding in one or more of the following: offshore surveying, engineering, installation, and operations and maintenance.
  • Familiarity with Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Management Systems and compliance requirements for offshore projects
  • Adaptable and flexible approach to varied and multiple project requirements

Additional desirable skills 

  • Offshore Renewable Energy, Pipeline or Cable Networks project experience
  • Design and installation of subsea infrastructure
  • Technical proficiency in GIS, CAD and industry standard processing and software packages (e.g. SSS, MAG, SBP)
  • Experience in leading or supporting the bidding process on an engineering project
  • Industry recognized occupational health & safety management qualification
  • Marine survival and offshore medical certification
  • Fluency in second European language