Job details

Aberdeen - Westhill
Vacancy information

What is the role?

Subsea7 is seeking to recruit an Associate Survey Support Technician to join our survey engineering support team.  Working alongside Survey Support Engineers, you will assist in projects for the definition, procurement and equipment interfacing requirements for ROV and vessel deployed survey equipment.

The role will also participate in and support the tracking of project and vessel survey equipment from mobilisation to demobilisation, ensuring that the offshore worksites are supported in respect to the correct setup, calibration and use of equipment and that all technical faults and breakdowns are recorded and reported in a timely manner.

Willingness to travel and attend vessel mobilisations as required.

What will your responsibilities involve?

  • Participate and assist in the selection, interfacing, setup and use of survey equipment to project surveyors, field staff and operational stakeholders as required
  • Support and assist survey support engineers with the creation of internal equipment requests and purchase requisitions
  • Assist with the validating the receipt of equipment, populate and update equipment trackers with relevant equipment information from delivery notes
  • Participate in return manifest review to assist with ensuring correct items are back loaded
  • Work with and assist all stakeholders to ensure timely delivery, return and off-hire of equipment to/from offshore worksites
  • Participate and assist with vessel worksite equipment mobilisation support as required
  • Contribute to the review of equipment fault reports and facilitate replacements to vessel as appropriate
  • Assist with the administration of vessel and survey equipment configuration documentation
  • Assist survey support engineers to maintain vessel equipment inventories and facilitate vessel consumable requests
  • Contribute to preparation of technical notes, procedures and mobilisation plans as required.
  • Assist the compilation of regular project equipment hire/loss and costs reports.
  • Occasional short and/or overnight offshore assignments & vessel visits
  • Occasional foreign travel requirements
  • Embrace Subsea7 values and work in accordance with the company’s business management system.
  • Any other delegated responsibilities to meet business requirements as instructed by Line Manager.

What are we looking for?

  • National Certificate level or higher qualification in relevant electronics/electrical related discipline.
  • Experience / knowledge of hydrographic survey operations and equipment is desirable, but not essential.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Self-motivated with the commitment to learn and undertake development.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written, comfortable building internal and external relationships across the global business.
  • Ability to work with detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent planning and organising skills, able to identify and effectively prioritise workload.
  • Works well with others in a team environment and demonstrates initiative and ownership of tasks.
  • Ability to take instruction.
  • Pro-active with a solutions-based approach, willing to challenge the status quo.
  • Committed to continuous improvement and identification of efficient work methods and processes.
  • Willingness to travel and attend vessel mobilisations as required.

What is in it for you?

  • Career Development – As well as being able to offer a wide variety of projects to work on we have a dedicated personal development scheme and are committed to developing our people to allow them to progress their career through the organisation
  • A Sustainable Future – As the energy sector continues to evolve, Subsea7 are playing a proactive role in developing emerging energy markets. These markets include decarbonising offshore oil and gas, floating wind, carbon capture and storage, hydrogen and decarbonising our own operations
  • Flexible working – We offer a flexible working environment with hybrid working options available
  • Benefits - We pride ourselves in offering you and your loved ones a wide range of world-class core and flexible benefits, which focus on supporting you and your family’s financial, emotional and physical wellbeing

Our vision is to make possible the global delivery of offshore energy for today and tomorrow. 

Subsea7’s offshore operations span five decades, successfully completing over 1000 projects. Working in all water depths across all energy hubs, our engineering expertise, alliances and specialist technologies enable us to engage early so that our multi-disciplinary teams can design and deliver the solutions that our clients want.

Our values are what guide us every day: safety, integrity, performance, collaboration, sustainability and innovation.

We have a strong track record of safe and reliable delivery.  Our reputation as a collaborative service provider in long-lasting client relationships makes us one of the most trusted contractors in our market which includes oil and gas and renewable energy.  By joining Subsea7, you become part of a team who ‘Make the Journey Possible’.

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