Geoscience Construction Manager

Job type:
6 months + Possible Extension
Quanta Consultancy Services
flag_no United Kingdom
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A Renewable Energy client is looking for a Geoscience Construction Manager to work on their offshore wind farm project in the UK. The Geoscience Construction Manager should be able to start this 6 month freelance contract 1st December up until approx. 31st May 2017 with the possibility to extend further thereafter. This will be a full time role working 5 days per week, 8 hrs in average a day. The Geoscience Construction Manager must be prepared for extensive travel.
  • Generation of technical scopes of work, tender process, post award project administration, execution of surveys, QA/QC, re-use of existing data for other applications (eg environmental and engineering, etc.)
  • Standardisation of geodetic parameters, survey methodologies and as-built documentation between packages.
  • Establish and maintain RTK-service.
  • Regular site presence during execution phase, and also close out reporting and integration into technical packages.
  • Front-load acceptance of O&M and OFTO to speed up process.
  • Provide expertise on ground conditions.
  • Authorship of documentation to be integrated into consent applications.
  • Clarifications of installation methods for export and inter-array cable, including plough trial.
  • Assisting the export cable package manager during the HDD and cable installation process.
  • Technical management of pre, during and post installation surveys.
  • Technical input to scour monitoring surveys.
  • Review of project documentation, method statements etc.
  • Review of reporting and deliverables.
  • Attendance to kick-off meetings.
  • Site attendance throughout execution phase for QA/QC and troubleshooting.
  • See also attached Role Description.


  • Minimum of 5 years survey experience and good project management skills.
  • MSc or other relevant degree.
  • Geophysical Engineer or similar with experience in marine geoscience and offshore construction work.

Special Provisions:
The Consultant must bring his/her own PC with MS Office 2007 software or newer and mobile telephone.

Onshore and offshore works: The Consultant would need to bring his/her own PPE (Personal Protection Equipment)