New Career Opportunity: Geophysicist

Posted 1 November 2023

By heather Heather Blackford

SEP Hydrographic is seeking a dedicated Geophysicist to join our integrated team.

Our team is our strength. Become a part of our community of skilled professionals, dedicated to excellence. As a Geophysicist, you'll be crucial in the collection and production of high-quality data. Along with core responsibilities, you'll occasionally take on Party Chief and Team Leader roles, helping to advance our procedures and techniques to exceed client expectations.

  • Position: Geophysicist
  • Location: Bromborough, Wirral
  • Salary: Dependent upon Experience
  • Reporting To: Senior Geophysicist

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the setup and operation of survey equipment and software.
  • Ensure high-quality data collection, QC, processing, and reporting as per company standards.
  • Review and understand project documentation and scopes of work.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues.
  • Contribute to the evolution of company procedures and method statements.
  • Uphold SEP's technical procedures, including data logging and QC checks.
  • Work closely with the Project Manager within the project environment.
  • Maintain strict adherence to SEP HSEQ procedures and policies, including conducting toolbox talks.
  • Manage data and client information with utmost confidentiality.
  • Collaborate effectively within a team setting.
  • Take on occasional Party Chief and Team Leader roles.
  • Aid senior management in ensuring best practices within the department.
  • Supervise, mentor, and train Interns, graduates, and team members.
  • Lead in-house training sessions.
  • Support the commercial department in their activities.
  • Exhibit professionalism, safety, and respect at all times.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • University Degree in a related discipline or equivalent.
  • Full, clean Driving License.
  • OPITO BOSIET Training.
  • Offshore Medical and Fit to Train Certificate.
  • RYA Powerboat level 2 or higher (desirable).
  • Superior IT skills.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • A deep understanding of HSE.
  • Proactive and enthusiastic nature.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Reliability, flexibility, and problem-solving acumen.
  • A team-centric attitude with top-notch time management skills.

At SEP Hydrographic, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We believe in providing equal opportunities for all, regardless of gender, age, race, religion, sexual orientation, or disability. We encourage applications from a diverse range of candidates and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

Interested in joining the SEP team as a Geophysicist? You can email your CV and cover letter directly to Please note that all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

Related Pages: Geophysical Survey Services