We are hiring!

At Spectrum Offshore we are fully aware that our people make the difference between average and exceptional performance in the field and the office.

We are looking to recruit focused and driven individuals both at graduate level and experienced professionals to our organisation and in return we will provide a positive working environment, continued career development and an attractive salary package based on experience.

We are continuously looking for the right people to help grow our business and welcome speculative applications throughout the year. Should we have no immediate vacancies we will keep your details on file and contact you if a suitable position becomes available.

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Current Positions:


Spectrum Geophysics are looking for a Geophysicist with a minimum of 3 years’ experience to join their team based in Lymington, UK.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be required to perform a variety of roles within the organisation and be prepared to travel and work offshore and away from home on a regular basis.

Supported by our experienced team, the duties and responsibilities associated with this position include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Acquisition, quality checking, processing and interpretation of geophysical survey data from a wide variety of systems including sub-bottom profiler, magnetometer, side scan sonar and multibeam bathymetry echosounder systems.
  • Assisting with report writing
  • Assisting with survey planning, vessel mobilisations and project management where required
  • Calibrate and maintain survey equipment
  • Technical report writing & charting
  • Production and checking of final deliverables
  • Assist with the development of new procedures for tasks including survey operations, data processing and data management
  • Research new technologies & techniques to keep Spectrum on the cutting edge

Essential experience & skills:

  • Experience working in the offshore survey industry
  • Experience working on nearshore marine survey projects
  • Strong experience with industry software including Oasis Montaj, SonarWiz, RadExPro & Kingdom Suite.
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant subject such as Geophysics or close-related subject
  • High attention to detail and able to work efficiently to meet deadlines
  • Full, valid UK driving licence
  • Excellent computer literacy, including a high level of competence in the use of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Willing to work in the offshore marine environment and away from home for periods up to 4 weeks
  • Ability to work in a team but also take initiative and work unsupervised when required
  • High level of practical skill, including involvement in project set-up and vessel mobilisations.

Desirable experience & skills:

  • Experience working on offshore renewable energy survey projects
  • Strong programming/scripting knowledge e.g. Python, Visual Basic etc.
  • GIS knowledge and experience of GIS software
  • An understanding of the importance of data management;
  • Experience and confidence in liaising with clients.
  • Offshore certification

The successful candidate shall be required to start work as soon as possible upon successful completion of an OGUK offshore medical assessment.

Please send your CV to:

Closing date: 07/08/2020