Senior Geophysicist – Fugro – Abu Dhabi – UAE

Job Description
Senior Land Geophysicist
Who we are
Do you want to join our Geo-data revolution? Fugro’s global reach and unique know-how will put the world at your fingertips. Our love of exploration and technical expertise help us to provide our clients with invaluable insights. We source and make sense of the most relevant Geo-data for their needs, so they can design, build and operate their assets more safely, sustainably and efficiently. But we’re always looking for new talent to take the next step with us. For bright minds who enjoy meaningful work and want to push our pioneering spirit further. For individuals who can take the initiative but work well within a team.

Job Responsibilities
Manage the day to day running of the geophysical services in Dubai.
Oversee the development of geophysical services within the department, and to maintain, monitor and develop the current geophysical services and output.
Promote the department services through marketing and client visits.
Responsible for acquiring, collating, processing, interpreting and reporting of geophysical data on, and/or leading, projects of medium to high complexity.
Is ultimately responsibility for: the collection of complete and high-quality geophysical data; the compilation of results reports and other data deliverables; the appropriate QC of data, interpretation and reports/deliverables; and the management and production of geophysical data deliverables.
Is responsible for all aspects of the project related to geophysical data acquisition (completeness and quality), interpretation and delivery, including the line management, supervision and training of more junior team members.
Provides technical input for tenders, assists with the establishment and compilation of project procedures, and make recommendations, including any supplementary investigations.
Supports the delivery of conference presentations and writing articles.
May be involved in supporting commercial activities associated with geophysical services and supporting technical development programmes.

You bring (qualifications & experience)
BSC / MSC or equivalent in a Geophysics, Geology or related discipline.
At least 15 years’ experience
Good understanding of survey and data acquisition principles.
An understanding of the geophysical equipment and methods used.
Knowledge of data interpretation, mapping, visualisation and plotting software.
Practical field experience of land geophysical survey work, such as data acquisition, quality control, interpretation of side scan sonar, sub-bottom profiler or magnetometer data.
An excellent communicator (verbally and written) and able to form good working relationships with clients and colleagues at all levels.
Ability to prioritise workload to meet project deadlines.
Good attention to detail, quality and safety.
Management and Leadership qualities
Disciplined, self-motivated and flexible team player.

What we offer
Fugro provides a positive work environment as well as projects that will satisfy the most curious minds. We also offer great opportunities to stretch and develop yourself. By giving you the freedom to grow faster, we think you’ll be able to do what you do best, better. Which should help us to find fresh ways to get to know the earth better. We encourage you to be yourself at Fugro. So bring your energy and enthusiasm, your keen eye and can-do attitude. But bring your questions and opinions too. Because to be the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, we need the strength in depth that comes from a diverse, driven team

Our view on diversity, equity and inclusion
At Fugro, our people are our superpower. Their variety of viewpoints, experiences, knowledge and talents give us collective strength. Distinctive beliefs and diverse backgrounds are therefore welcome, but discrimination, harassment, inappropriate behaviour and unfair treatment are not. Everybody is to be well-supported and treated fairly. And everyone must be valued and have their voice heard. Crucially, we believe that getting this right brings a sense of belonging, of safety and acceptance, that makes us feel more connected to Fugro’s purpose ‘together create a safe and liveable world’ – and to each other.

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