Graduate Geophysicist 2024

Rolling deadline
United Kingdom

We are looking for a Graduate Geophysicist to join A2Seas survey department. 

A-2-Sea places a great emphasis on the individual when assessing suitability for a role. In this role, you will be involved with the design and execution of geophysical surveys and delivering high-quality data to our clients. You will also be required to interpret data and prepare reports for internal and external audiences.

As a Graduate Geophysicist, you should be able to work independently and as part of a team. The ability to think creatively and solve problems is also desirable. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for geophysics, then we would love to hear from you!

Working both from our head office in Romsey, Hampshire, and on-site around the UK and also worldwide, the successful candidate will be joining a team of highly experienced and motivated individuals.

Why join A2Sea as a Graduate Geophysicist

  • Join a team of highly skilled and experienced professionals.
  • Gain exposure to a variety of interesting projects.
  • Opportunities for career development and progression.
  • Receive a competitive salary with excellent benefits.
  • Gain challenging and diverse responsibilities.
  • Flexible working in a supportive culture.
  • Join a business with a 25-year track record in the subsea cable industry.

The primary functions of the Graduate Geophysicist role include

  • Assisting senior surveyors with the mobilisation and calibration of geophysical survey equipment, including Side Scan Sonar, Magnetometer/Gradiometer and Sub-Bottom Profiler.
  • Geophysical data acquisition.
  • Geophysical data processing, interpretation, and production of deliverables.
  • Report writing and interpretation of results.
  • Ongoing research into the latest in survey technology.
  • Input into A-2-Sea's geophysical processes and procedures.

Skills and experience

  • A higher education degree in a geophysical or technically related subject.
  • Familiarity with a variety of survey equipment, including Edgetech and Klein Side Scan Sonars, Geometrics G882 Magnetometers / Gradiometers and Innomar Parametric Echosounders.
  • Knowledge of industry software, including Chesapeake SonarWiz, Oasis Montaj and GIS.
  • A proactive, flexible approach to achieving tasks.
  • Good interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality results.
  • Willing to work away from home for periods of generally 2 to 4 weeks, although periods away from home can vary from a few days to a few weeks.
  • Possession of a full, valid UK driving licence.

The successful candidate will be

  • A proactive problem-solver with the ability to execute tasks efficiently.
  • Effective at written and verbal communication with good interpersonal skills.
  • Equally comfortable working in a team or independently.
  • Able to understand how their actions impact their surrounding environment and the wider project.
  • Willing to perform site data acquisition involving time away from home on a regular basis.

This is an exciting opportunity for Graduate Geophysicists to join a growing and successful Survey Department. All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to careers@asea.co.uk.

Rolling deadline