Careers

We are always looking out for new talent to join us. Please see below for current job opportunities or feel free to send in your CV speculatively to k.holder@seiche.com


Operations Coordinator

To be the first point of contact for offshore consultants and build key relationships to encourage good working relationships and to secure and coordinate offshore consultants for projects.

Role Summary:

Build a team of reliable, quality offshore consultants who work globally for Seiche Environmental. Provide a proactive and comprehensive coordination of field personnel for SEL projects.

Key tasks of the role:

Principal accountabilities:

  • Act as a first point of contact for offshore consultants
  • Manage database of offshore consultants
  • Build key relations with offshore consultants
  • Source offshore consultants for Seiche Project requirements
  • Book and arrange travel, transportation and accommodation
  • Implement and maintain procedures / administrative systems
  • Ensure HSE policies are known and understood

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates.

Skills:

  • Excellent people skills 
  • Ability to build excellent personal relationships
  • Good verbal and written communication skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) 
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to multi-task
  • Approachable character
  • Initiative and assertiveness
  • Proactivity and problem solving
  • Works well under pressure and to deadlines
  • Discretion when dealing with confidential information
  • Flexibility and adaptability

Knowledge:

  • Administrative – Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Marine mammals (desirable)
  • Offshore industry and operations (desirable)
  • Offshore working HSSE (desirable)
  • Knowledge of Seiche products 
  • Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures 

Experience:

  • Previous experience in an offshore role (desirable)
  • Leadership / Team Management 
  • Proactive, problem solving
  • Recruitment
  • MMO / PSO / PAM role in offshore industry (desirable)

Education & Certification:

  • Administrative 
  • A Level or similar 
  • Health and Safety qualification or training 

Closing Date for CV’s:

16 September 2021

Shortlisting Outcomes:

w/c 20 September 2021

Interview Date

w/c 27 September and w/c 04 October 2021

Start Date

October/November 2021

Salary

Dependant upon experience

Hours

Core Hours 9.00am-5.00pm with half an hour unpaid lunch break (flexible working options also available), Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime to support business and project needs.

COVID-19 – working from home at present with occasional visits to the office

Inter-company site visit potential (Post COVID-19)

Holiday & Benefits

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees

5% Employer Pension contribution

Life Assurance (4x Salary)

Study/Training Support

Location

Norwich

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder: k.holder@seiche.com


Project Manager

Providing daily project support and advice to clients striving to ensure offshore developments are conducted with minimal impact to the marine environment.

Role Summary:

Manage current and new offshore environmental and marine mammal monitoring and mitigation projects

Key tasks of the role:

Principal accountabilities:

  • Day to day management and organisation of offshore personnel and equipment
  • Ensure that the technical, financial, contractual, quality, HSE and other obligations are met in accordance with both company and client standards 
  • Assist with the marketing, development, and growth of the company’s portfolio of services
  • Assessment, preparation and submission of pre-qualification and tender documents
  • Perform client visits and presentations, as well as the assessment, preparation, and submission of tenders
  • QC of Tender Documents and Project Documentation
  • Collaboration with the wider Seiche Group
  • Respond to requests outside of standard business hours
  • UK and overseas travel will be essential and required in this role to support client relationships and project start up activities

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates.

Skills:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent computer skills (Work, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Office 365)
  • Leadership Skills
  • Initiative and assertiveness 
  • Confident in client-interface
  • Project Management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate with a range of audiences and characters
  • Proactive approach to working
  • Effective time management 
  • Works well under pressure and to deadlines 
  • Maintains a positive and approachable manner
  • Ability to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively
  • Flexible approach to working hours as occasional weekend and evening work maybe required (at home and abroad)

Requirements

  • Ability to get on with people at all levels 
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team 
  • Ability to work flexibly and meeting the multiple priorities
  • Be approachable and willing to help

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of international marine mammal mitigation tools and techniques
  • Marine Mammals and Marine Ecology
  • Global environmental law and environmental processes in key areas
  • Offshore industry and operations
  • Understanding of environmental impacts of offshore development and operational activities on marine mammals
  • Knowledge of Seiche products
  • Knowledge of different Marine Mitigation methods and tools globally
  • Underwater Acoustics
  • Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality procedures 
  • Project Management 
  • Financial Management 
  • Tender delivery

Experience

  • Marine Mammal Monitoring
  • MMO / PSO / PAM role in offshore industry 
  • Field Work
  • Project Management
  • Data management and analysis in relation to marine mammals and/or acoustics
  • Working with regulators/SNCBs

Education & Certification

  • BSc or equivalent in a marine environmental related subject
  • JNCC / BOEM / DOC MMO and PAM Training
  • Project management / Scientific accreditation or equivalent
  • Health and Safety qualification or training 

The nature of this role will mean that the successful candidate will be expected to respond to requests outside of standard business hours.

Additionally potential inter-company site visits, client visits, marketing events and possible global travel will be essential in this role.

Closing Date for CV’s:

16 September 2021

Shortlisting Outcomes:

w/c 20 September 2021

Interview Date

w/c 27 September and w/c 04 October 2021

Start Date

October/November 2021

Salary

Dependant upon experience

Hours

Core Hours 9.00am-5.00pm with half an hour unpaid lunch break (flexible working options also available), Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime to support business and project needs.

COVID-19 – working from home at present with occasional visits to the office

Inter-company site visit potential (Post COVID-19)

Holiday & Benefits

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees

5% Employer Pension contribution

Life Assurance (4x Salary)

Study/Training Support

Location

Norwich

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com


East Coast USA Seiche Representative

The role is based on the North East Coast USA as Seiche’s Representative, working with UK HQ to provide and promote Seiche’s technologies in the USA.  Provide first point of call to clients operating in the USA, coordinating equipment through our new technology facility and representing Seiche in this key region as a leading provider of marine mammal and noise monitoring systems.

Principal accountabilities:

  • To support the set-up and running of a new East Coast USA base for Seiche 
  • To handle the logistics of Seiche equipment coming in / out of the new facility and arrange transport to and from E Coast projects as required in coordination with HQ Logistics Department
  • To store, maintain and conduct equipment checks as required
  • To ensure all tasks are conducted safely and monitored in line with the company’s policies and procedures
  • To support client liaison as required
  • To support Seiche business development and sales effort to expand offshore wind market share 
  • To network with stakeholders and present on Seiche’s technologies 
  • To support working groups and workshop activities by participating in relevant events
  • To keep up to date with environmental legislation and best practice monitoring and modelling techniques in the offshore wind market

CRITERIA WHICH WILL BE USED FOR SELECTING CANDIDATES SHORTLISTING:

Skills:

  • Written and verbal communication skills with attention to detail
  • Able to work on own initiative and prioritise effectively, achieving results against deadlines
  • Willingness to learn new processes and tasks
  • Good general administration, organisation and customer service skills
  • Good presentation and networking skills
  • Technology awareness
  • Willingness to travel to other sites as required
  • Conversant with US marine environmental regulation
  • Stakeholder engagement

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of Seiche products
  • Local marine mammal populations
  • Underwater noise 
  • Offshore knowledge
  • Knowledge of Health, Safety, Environment and Quality procedures

Experience:

  • Offshore experience (essential)
  • Experience in US marine environmental regulation implementation in an offshore wind environment.
  • Regulator, Contractor, Operator or Consultancy background (desirable)
  • Business development experience in the offshore wind environment (desirable)

Education & Certification:

  • Offshore certificates (desirable)
  • Health and Safety certificates (desirable)
  • Driver due to location (essential)
  • Degree in environmental science / or similar (desirable)

The People You’ll Be Working With:

Internal:

  • Liaison with all Seiche staff, at all levels of the organisation

External:

  • Delivery company representatives
  • Current clients
  • Prospective clients
  • Other organisations as required

Salary:

Package and benefits dependent on experience.

Deadline for CV’s:

28 May 2021

Click here to view the full job role flyer.

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com


CAD Technician

CAD design, new product & system development, liaise with client groups & suppliers

Key tasks of the role:

  • Work with and provide support to the engineering managers
  • To produce detail drawings, assembly drawings, design drawings and bill of materials
  • To work to relevant engineering codes and standards, as well as best practice 
  • Update existing drawings and complete built drawings, where required
  • Provide project and design support, both internally and to clients

Criteria which will be used in shortlisting and selecting candidates.

Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) 
  • Ability to understand CAD Drawings and material specifications
  • Hands on mechanical and technical skills
  • Ability to work pro-actively and manage multiple priorities to achieve results against conflicting deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Highly organised and able to manage own time and workload efficiently 
  • Pro-active and self-motivated 
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills

Knowledge:

  • Good knowledge of Solidworks
  • Understanding of mechanical engineering and workshop processes
  • Understanding of the CAD/CAM/CNC route to manufacturing

Experience:

Minimum 2-3 years’ experience, mechanical engineering CAD based

Education and Certification:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree or,
  • Mechanical Engineering Graduate with working experience
  • Training provided 
  • Must drive due to location, client and site visits

Salary:

Up to £18-23k (dependent on experience) plus overtime (by agreement)

Hours:

Core Hours 09.00am-5.00pm, with half an hour unpaid lunch break, Monday to Friday, with the occasional need to work overtime (by agreement), flexible working options also available (by agreement)

COVID-19 – working from home at present with occasional visits to the office

Inter-company site visits potential (Post COVID-19)

Holidays and Benefits:

25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part time employees

5% Employer Pension contribution

Life Assurance (4x Salary)

Study/Training Support

CVs to be sent to Kelly Holder k.holder@seiche.com

Location:

Bradworthy, Devon and Ashridge Engineering, Okehampton

Car driver essential