Fugro are the world’s leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure
and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain large structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. Working around the globe, predominantly in energy and infrastructure
markets, we employ approximately 11,000 employees in around 60 countries.
Our office in Wallingford delivers a number of key services supporting projects in both the marine and land environment.
The Weather Forecasting Department provides services and support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to their clients for near shore, onshore and offshore operations
across the world, and are currently looking for a suitable candidate to join the team as an Assistant Marine Forecaster.
Roles And Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities associated with this position include, but are not limited to:
Preparation of land based forecasts (Weather Consultancy Services) primarily in the UK and in North West Europe.
Preparation of marine weather forecasts for offshore operations after suitable in-house training under close supervision.
Maintain meteorological watch over all locations/areas for which forecasts are being produced.
Check all forecasts and initiate contact with Clients as necessary in case of severe weather threat.
Assisting the Manager Metocean Forecasting to undertake climatological and hindcast studies.
Managing data, development of scripting and undertaking data extraction tasks.
Innovation services are constantly being developed and these require input from the Assistant Forecaster when not on formal watch keeping duties.
Benefits for this role include a competitive salary accompanied by an attractive package including contributory pension scheme, life assurance, 24 days
annual leave, private medical insurance and a subsidised restaurant.
Please apply by submitting a CV and covering letter, indicating your anticipated salary requirements, quoting reference 2671. Closing date for applications
is Friday 24 November 2017.
Fugro GB Marine Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer. All applications are judged on the relevant skills and experience of the candidate only.