Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: Geotechnical Engineer, Software Specialist
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Courbevoie, Île-de-France, France

My client, who are an international Oil and Gas Operator in France, are recruiting for a Geomatics specialist on a contract basis. Rates negotiable.


The role will focus primarily on geomatics especially GIS, topography and positioning and secondarily on hydrography and surveying .


The services will be provided with the client in charge of characterizing offshore sites where industrial developments for the production of hydrocarbons are planned. The client is therefore generally the development, project and drilling entities.


Responsibilities include :

- Organizing, managing and archiving GIS data following standard nomenclature and directory structure

- Ensure acquisition, quality control and geo-referencement of geographical data (topography, bathymetry, geology, geomorphology, satellite/aerial imagery…)

- Ensure integration of any relevant data on GIS, processing and analysis using geoprocessing tools (DTM generation, longitudinal profiles for flow assurance study, cartography of no-go areas, etc…)

    • Analyze development feasibility of an Oil & Gas or an Offshore Wind Farm project by: o Integrating environmental/ societal, geophysical/geological, bathymetrical/ topographical and technical constraints of an area
    • Defining infrastructure layouts and pipelines/cables routings for future development
    • Producing various thematic charts
    • Coordinating with geophysical, geotechnical and metocean specialists to produce the most up-to-date layouts/routings and assessment documentation

Candidates must speak French.

Candidates must have the right to work in the EU

ArcGIS/AutoCAD experience is essential.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.