Hydrographic/Dredging Surveyor, Assistant Hydrographic Surveyor jobs in a Leading Dredging Firm Nigeria 2012

Vacancies: Hydrographic/Dredging Surveyor, Assistant Hydrographic Surveyor

 

Our client is a growing and Leading Dredging Firm that specializes in sand mining, dredging, reclamation, shore protection and canalization and, is currently expanding info Oil/gas and Aviation industries. With business operations and offices in Bayelsa State and Abuja, Nigeria, our client is looking at increasing its workforce in line with the changing trends in its operating environment. As a result, our client is currently seeking to engage the services of dynamic, intelligent and knowledgeable individuals to fill the following vacancies/ positions:

 

Position: Hydrographic/Dredging Surveyor

 

The successful candidate will specialize in precise positioning, data acquisition and processing in marine environments and the quantification of dredged sand by the used of specialized surveying equipment.

 

The role involves measuring and mapping the world’s underwater surfaces and studying the morphology (construction) of the seabed, sand search and analysis to determine the nature of sand available and estimation of quantity, sand field survey and planning. Additionally, he will be measuring dredged materials in the sand field surveying of dumpsites and determination of water flow sand field mapping. The role also demands an understanding of an consideration for environmental issues.

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Using specialized technical software, global and some terrestrial positioning systems, sonar and echo sounders to provide data for the production of nautical charts and maps.
  • Using specialized technical software and geographical information systems (GIS) to manage the integration, processing and presentation of data to clients.
  • Used of specialized equipment like the Total Station for the computation of dredged sand
  • Managing projects, both onshore and offshore, as vessel-based managers.
  • Working in a wide range of differing situations and applications, seabed mining/dredging; oil and gas exploration; the provision of navigational charts; dredging production chart, sand field site planning and chart and the positioning of dredging location.
  • Sourcing information on seabed type, water movements and waves.
  • For those working onshore, responding to technical queries from onshore engineering teams and problem-solving for colleagues working offshore.
  • Reviewing company procedures and software projects, and providing feedback on courses and in-house training.
  • Working as part of a team of technical specialists.

 

Minimum Qualification/Experience

  • Candidates must have B.Sc or HND in survey or Hydrography or other related qualification
  • A minimum of 4 years in practical experience in related field, specially in dredging and other field of survey

 

Competencies:

  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Both written and verbal, and strong client facing skills
  • Ability to learn quickly.
  • Team working skills and the ability to work closely and get on with others, in pressured situations.
  • Resourcefulness and resilience.
  • The ability to adapt sensibly to changing circumstances.
  • Cultural awareness and foreign language skills.
  • Conscientiousness and the ability to maintain concentration – carelessness or a lapse in concentration may have drastic consequences in terms of the overall quality or efficiency of a survey
  • Ability to operate a variety of survey and positioning systems
  • Ability to provide specified quality of data and problem solving where required

 

 Position: Assistant Hydrographic Surveyor

 

Summary of Duties:

  • Assisting in using specialized technical software, global and some terrestrial positioning systems, sonar’s and echo sounders to provide data for the production of nautical charts and maps.
  • Assisting in using specialized technical software and geographical information systems (GIS) to manage the integration, processing and presentation of data to clients.
  • Used of specialized equipment like the Total Station for the computation of dredged sand
  • Dealing with clients, internally and externally, to provide tenders and results in appropriate formats.
  • Managing projects, both onshore and offshore, as vessel-based managers.
  • Collaborating in working in a wide range of  differing situations and applications; seabed mining/dredging; oil and gas exploration; the provision of navigational charts; dredging production chart, sand field site planning and chart and the positioning of dredging location.
  • Sourcing information on seabed type, water movements and waves.
  • Assisting in the provision of data for dredging positioning and planning.
  • For those working onshore, responding to technical queries from onshore engineering teams and problem-solving for colleagues working offshore.
  • Working as part of a team of technical specialists.

 

Minimum Qualification/Experience

  • Candidates must have B.Sc or HND in survey or hydrography or other related qualification
  • A minimum of two years experience in Surveying or related field.
  • At least two years experience in construction.
  • At least two years experience in civil engineering or survey job.

 

Competencies:

  • Methodical way of thinking.
  • Ability to operate a variety of survey and positioning systems and gather data
  • Ability to analyze and interpret data and provide appropriate report
  • Computer literate

 

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should send detailed CV, two most recent best photographs and cover email with the position applied for as subject/title to: employment@azikelgrp.com and laineservicesgh@gmail.com

 

Submission Deadline: 7th December 2012

Please indicate job reference in the mail smokers, need not to apply. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

 

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