Fugro Marine in Balcatta, Australia

Job Description

Fugro are the world’s leading, independent provider of geoscience and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner.

We are currently seeking a Graduate Geophysicist to join our established Australian marine survey operations.

Based in the Balcatta office you will report to theGeophysics Manager.

Roles And Responsibilities

Your duties and responsibility will include:

  • Compliance with QHSSE policies, standards and procedures;

  • Acquire, QC, process and interpret marine engineering Geophysics data to highest industry standards;

  • Install, verify and calibrate geophysics equipment on survey vessels

  • To document data acquisition parameters and maintain data QC logs

  • To interpret, analyse and report on data in an integrated manner in relation to other datasets

  • To draw conclusions from the data analysis and to make appropriate recommendations.

  • To keep abreast of industry developments and to make suggestions on how processes, systems and techniques can be improved.


To be considered for the role you will require the following:

  • Degree / Higher Degree level qualification in Geophysics, Geology or relevant Geoscience discipline;

  • Competence with principles of marine acoustics including side scan sonar, multibeam echo sounder, seismic reflection and refraction, marine magnetics and ground truthing techniques

  • Have a sound understanding of Australian marine sedimentology/geology

  • Hold (or able to complete) an OGUK offshore medical certificate

  • Hold (or able to complete) Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training course;

  • Willingness to work offshore for periods of time;

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision;

  • Have an excellent command of written English

Additional Details

What Fugro offers:

  • An opportunity to challenge yourself whilst working in a diverse role

  • A dynamic and informal atmosphere where self-expression is encouraged

  • An emphasis on personal development

  • An opportunity to travel and work in a wide variety of locations including internationally

  • A self-learning training environment to further career prospects

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job ID: 3521

Region: Asia Pacific

Location: Balcatta, Western Australia, AU

Closing date: Wednesday May 9, 2018

Employment status: Academic Intern/Student

Employment type: Permanent