VW Forum - VZi, Europe's largest VW, community and sales - View Single Post - Offshore and onshore work! Loads of stuff!
View Single Post
Old 19-02-2011, 12:42 PM   #3
Help! I'm trapped in here

Trading feedback: (2)
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 16,729

Senior Surveyor

To undertake surveying duties on one of Gardline’s fleet survey vessels or on a third party vessel if required. Supporting the Party Chief onboard during survey operations and ensuring ongoing development of staff.

You will be responsible for all positioning activities and acquisition of bathymetric data, preliminary data processing and compilation of report, preparation of data for secure transfer to office as well as the supervision of junior surveying staff and liaising with other technical disciplines at sea.

Ideally you will have between three and five years experience of similar work and hold a recognised BSc degree or post graduate qualification in a surveying related discipline. A comprehensive understanding of theoretical background to sea surveying is required along with the ability to check and take responsibility for all positioning and bathymetric data at sea. The ideal candidate will also have the ability to coordinate the activities of other staff at sea and to assist in the management of field projects. The ability to work within a team and to mix with people from a wide variety of backgrounds is essential.

A competitive salary is offered together with healthcare and a company pension after a qualifying period.

Trainee Geophysical Engineer

The graduate training programme will last 2 years where you will learn all aspects of the geophysical engineering department including but not limited to:

The theories and methods of geophysical engineering and geophysical data acquisition.

Developing expertise in the operation, maintenance and repair of all survey equipment.

Becoming proficient in the operational management of 110 seagoing engineers on 11 vessels.

Becoming competent in solving problems on the vessels via telephone and email Working at sea as a geophysical engineer.

Developing the management skills required to lead a team and manage seagoing staff.

Be involved in the logistical planning required to deliver the equipment to the vessels on time and within budget.

Mobilise the vessels for a new role again on time and within budget.

You will be predominantly based in the head office in Great Yarmouth for approximately the first 2 years of your training. During your training, to further your experiences of working as a member of the engineering team you would be expected to work on any of our vessels whilst they are conducting offshore surveys. You will be expected to complete between 60 and 100 days at sea per year, split into several trips, in a variety of locations around the world.

No previous experience is necessary, but the ideal candidate should be of degree calibre in an engineering, scientific, numerate or business discipline and possess enthusiasm, initiative and drive.

Medical and Survival certificates as well as the provision of accommodation will be organised for you during the initial period of your training. You will be expected to relocate to the Great Yarmouth area for this role.

Reporting Administrator

Gardline Geosciences Limited is looking for an experienced geotechnical Administrator to play a fundamental role, providing a comprehensive administrative service, assisting and supporting the Geotechnical Reporting Team.

You will be required to provide efficient administrative support including activities such as printing and binding reports, filing, maintaining records and updating spreadsheets and competently managing the processing of purchase orders and preparing invoices for approval.

The successful candidate must possess previous relevant experience in an office environment, ideally in a similar industry together with excellent Microsoft Office skills, especially MS Excel and a valid driving licence. An Administration qualification would be advantageous.

We are looking for a team player, who is attentive to detail, communicates effectively and appropriately and enjoys working in a progressive and evolving environment of industries and roles.

Assistant Management Accountant

The Accounts & Finance team at Gardline provides a wide variety of services to a large number of Group Companies and subsidiaries.

The main duties for this role include assisting the Management Accountant with monthly and annual management accounts, balance sheet reconciliation, preparation and assistance with consolidated accounts along with any ad-hoc accounting duties.

The ideal candidate will be actively studying for a recognised accountancy qualification (ACCA, CIMA) or be AAT qualified. You will have experience of effectively and professionally dealing with a wide range of staff and clients, including departmental managers and directors. Proven experience of working in a varied and challenging role in a fast moving environment would also be extremely advantageous.

It is essential that you have strong MS Excel skills and be confident with financial databases. A pro active attitude is required in this role along with the ability to work under your own initiative, and able to communicate at various levels.

If you have the desire for this challenge and fantastic career opportunity and believe you possess the qualities we are looking for, we look forward to hearing from you.

Nothing here that seems to suit you? They are always wanting CV's to find people with potential they can use. At the very worst, it will cost you an email and 10 minutes of your time talking to me!

Please don't be put off if you think you might not be qualified etc. Please feel free to ask questions here, or PM me and I Will help you with your CV etc.

Hope this helps someone out there!

One had better check ones self before one subsequently wrecks one's self.
fall-apart-dave is offline   Reply With Quote