MetOcean Scientists Required

Location:Trafalgar Wharf, Portchester

Last date for application: Wed 29 Feb 2012
Emu Ltd

Emu Limited’s MetOcean Section is one of the leading UK suppliers of MetOcean services. Our clients range from local and national government agencies to international energy companies with on-going projects throughout the UK and internationally. The New Year brings new challenges and we are looking for marine scientists, with and without previous experience, to expand our team.

Successful candidates will:

  • Have a good degree, or above, in Oceanography or a relevant discipline
  • Be keen to progress a career in marine science
  • Be keen to become involved in all aspects of the job; proposal writing, survey planning, equipment preparation, survey execution, data processing and interpretation, report writing, client liaison, marketing, project management
  • Have good time management skills
  • Show initiative in all aspects of the role
  • Have good teamwork skills
  • Be able to adapt their skill set to the demands of our metocean team

The successful applicant will be expected to undertake frequent short-term survey work in response to on-going project requirements. They will need to be flexible to work both in the office and at sea. Survey work may include unsociable hours and occasional weekends/bank holidays.

This position is envisaged as an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join our team to progress their marine scientific career. They will be involved in survey logistical planning, a variety of metocean survey work, data processing and analysis, scientific report writing and project management including client liaison, financial management and project planning.

The benefits include a competitive salary which is dependent on qualifications and experience, a contributory pension scheme and in house training

Please email your CV with covering letter explaining why you think you would fit this role, to Please outline any experience you have and how this will benefit our department. No agencies please.

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