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Geophysicist


Aecom
Location: Nottingham
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Highways & Transport
Category: Design / Development Jobs
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United Kingdom - Nottinghamshire, Nottingham

Job Summary

This is an opportunity to enter a growing field which offers a diverse and interesting view of the engineering industry

We’re looking for a mid-level engineering geophysicist. The candidate should be able to hit the ground running and be confident in use and interpretation of data from of a variety of near surface geophysical techniques.

The candidate should be able to:

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Plan and optimize geophysical investigations within the engineering environment.

*

Evaluate technical aspects and resources required;

*

Assist in evaluating commercial and health & safety aspects.

*

Lead site work using a variety of different geophysical techniques, across a wide range of structures and environments.

*

Be prepared to work at weekends and nights in support of projects and other team members.

*

Perform computerised and manual analysis and interpretation of data.

*

Prepare technical reports in a variety of formats; perform QA as appropriate.

*

Depending upon experience, assist in business development and maintain customer relationships.

Minimum Requirements

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Experience in geophysical investigations including site work, analysis and reporting.

*

Experience of Geophysical techniques including GPR, Seismic Refraction, MASW, ERT (Microgravity, Conductivity,

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Magnetometry, overwater surveys)

*

Topographical (and CAD/Microstation) Skills

*

Motivated to achieve targets and a good team player.

*

Conscientious, with good attention to detail.

*

Keen to learn beyond that required in a normal working environment.

*

Good written and verbal communication skills.

*

Commercial awareness.

*

Flexible and willing to travel in the UK and overseas.

*

Physically fit.

*

Enjoy problem solving.

Preferred Qualifications

* Degree, MSc or PhD, preferably in either Geophysics or an Engineering related discipline.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation / Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 213779BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
United Kingdom - Nottinghamshire, Nottingham

Job Summary

This is an opportunity to enter a growing field which offers a diverse and interesting view of the engineering industry

We’re looking for a mid-level engineering geophysicist. The candidate should be able to hit the ground running and be confident in use and interpretation of data from of a variety of near surface geophysical techniques.

The candidate should be able to:

*

Plan and optimize geophysical investigations within the engineering environment.

*

Evaluate technical aspects and resources required;

*

Assist in evaluating commercial and health & safety aspects.

*

Lead site work using a variety of different geophysical techniques, across a wide range of structures and environments.

*

Be prepared to work at weekends and nights in support of projects and other team members.

*

Perform computerised and manual analysis and interpretation of data.

*

Prepare technical reports in a variety of formats; perform QA as appropriate.

*

Depending upon experience, assist in business development and maintain customer relationships.

Minimum Requirements

*

Experience in geophysical investigations including site work, analysis and reporting.

*

Experience of Geophysical techniques including GPR, Seismic Refraction, MASW, ERT (Microgravity, Conductivity,

*

Magnetometry, overwater surveys)

*

Topographical (and CAD/Microstation) Skills

*

Motivated to achieve targets and a good team player.

*

Conscientious, with good attention to detail.

*

Keen to learn beyond that required in a normal working environment.

*

Good written and verbal communication skills.

*

Commercial awareness.

*

Flexible and willing to travel in the UK and overseas.

*

Physically fit.

*

Enjoy problem solving.

Preferred Qualifications

* Degree, MSc or PhD, preferably in either Geophysics or an Engineering related discipline.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation / Rail

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 213779BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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