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Aberdeen - Westhill, Zoetermeer

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Are you a subsea Project Surveyor seeking a new challenge supporting Renewable energy projects? 

Perhaps you are an experienced offshore Surveyor, with some project experience, committed to establishing a career onshore?

The role of Project Survey / Senior Project Surveyor offers an exciting opportunity to join a global leader in the delivery of offshore projects and services for the energy industry.

Part of Subsea7’s global survey team, you will provide technical expertise on projects supporting Seaway7’s Offshore Renewables work.

Seaway7, part of the Subsea7 Group, is a global leader in the delivery of bottom-fixed offshore wind farm solutions, committed to contributing to an efficient and sustainable energy supply for the future.

Where will you be working?

Onshore, based in Seaway7’s office in Zoetermeer, Netherlands alongside our existing survey team and project personnel. 

Consideration will also be given to working out of Subsea7’s Aberdeen office.  Whilst the role is an onshore position there may be the possible requirement for occasional temporary offshore assignments and international travel as required.

Flexible and Hybrid working are available and Remote working may also be considered.  This permanent, onshore based position also offers a range of attractive staff benefits.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with fantastic projects, people and technology.  

What will you be doing?

As a Project Surveyor primarily supporting the Seaway7 Foundation Installation Delivery (FID) team the successful candidate will provide technical expertise and support in the definition and supply of survey related requirements to tenders, projects and operations performed related to foundation installation and associated heavy lift operations.

Periodically you may be assigned to support other areas of Seaway7 and Subsea7’s operations which may include projects across submarine power cable installation, SURF and IRM.

You will work as part of an integrated project team to review client requirements, develop associated methodologies, procedures and budgets and facilitate between internal functions and external suppliers to deliver the required services. 

  • Provide survey support to Seaway7 renewables projects throughout the project life cycle.
  • Ensure that all Survey related activities are undertaken in accordance with Subsea7 HSEQ procedures.
  • Provide technical and commercial input to tenders.
  • Develop project procedures and quality plans in alignment with Subsea7 processes.
  • Ensure that offshore personnel requirements are identified and communicated in a timely manner to the Survey Operations Manager and survey Offshore Crewing & Logistics team.
  • Identify required equipment and communicate these requirements to the internal survey engineering support group to ensure timely delivery of equipment to worksites.
  • Support project during Client meetings.
  • Attend onshore calibrations, SIT/FAT, at various locations and worksites as required.
  • Manage and lead 3rd party service providers ensuring that the services are provided in line with agreed specification and internal standards.
  • Undertake project briefings/ debriefings during periods of vessel mobilisation / demobilisation with key survey personnel / other project personnel.
  • Act as liaison on behalf of project both with internal and external interfaces.
  • Ensure that projects are closed out in a timely manner with lessons learned being captured and communicated.
  • Ensure final client deliverables are of suitable quality and delivered on time and within budget.
  • Collaborate with other Project Survey Support and Engineering personnel as required
  • Any other duties as directed.

What experience would we like you to have?

  • A degree in a Survey related science subject or professional association is preferred.
  • Demonstrable experience in an offshore and/or onshore survey position in the offshore energy industry is essential, preferably in the Offshore Renewables and Heavy Lift industry.
  • A high level of knowledge and understanding of current offshore Renewables/Heavy Lift/Construction survey techniques and technologies, and best practice.
  • Ideally additional experience in an onshore survey project support role
  • High level of competence with standard business applications such as Microsoft Word & Excel.
  • Strong English language skills in both written and verbal communication.
  • Familiar with EIVA survey acquisition and post processing software (e.g. NaviPac, NaviModel) or other similar hydrographic survey software suites.
  • Proficiency in use of CAD and ESRI GIS packages preferred but not mandatory.
  • Effective team working skills are essential together with a high degree of self-motivation.
  • Flexibility in working hours and location to meet business needs.

What do we offer?

  • Career development – with access to a range of learning and development opportunities, as well as being part of a culture that encourages growth and development
  • Flexible working – lots of our people work flexibly in different ways. Whether it’s hybrid, part-time of flexitime working. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, but let’s have a discussion to see how we can make it work.
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity leave/adoption leave
  • A fantastic benefits package – which includes a generous holiday allowance, pension scheme, discounted health and wellbeing packages, electric car salary sacrifice scheme and more.

Who are we?

We are Subsea7, a global leader in the delivery of offshore projects and services for the energy industry. We make offshore energy transition possible through the continuous evolution of lower-carbon oil and gas and by enabling the growth of renewables and emerging energy.

At Subsea7, we are looking for people who think differently. We want people who can bring new ideas and who are willing to take on challenges that will enable us to make a positive impact on a global stage.

In turn we will lift you up and encourage you to go further.  Onshore or offshore, embark on a journey of opportunities, continuous learning and development.

Start your journey with us today.

An environment where you can thrive

We recognise that having a diverse team makes us a better, smarter team. Diversity is something we value and regard it as key to our success.

We encourage new ways of thinking and celebrate our wide range of skills that help us continually challenge the status quo and inspire innovation. An inclusive and diverse environment fosters creativity, improves decision-making and introduces new ways of thinking.

Our people are at the heart of what we do at Subsea7 and we are committed to creating an environment where everyone can thrive. Fair employment practices, fair treatment for all individuals and equal opportunity on the basis of merit are the foundation of how we work and develop together.

What happens next?

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  • We would encourage you to include a cover letter as part of your application. It’s your chance to tell us why you would be a brilliant addition to our team.
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