Metocean Engineer job in United States

United States
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Date Posted
09 Jan 2013
Expiry Date
11 Jan 2013
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Job Description

Brunel Energy currently requires a Metocean Engineer for their client based in Houston, Texas.

Job Purpose:

Provide operational meteorological and oceanographic expertise to support and advise offshore activities in the Americas (primarily Gulf of Mexico, North and South Americas) through real-time monitoring observations and metocean criteria for design and operations.

  • Support regional exploration and production operations through ongoing operational oceanography services
  • Provide operability criteria for marine drilling, seismic, and offshore construction/maintenance operations
  • Analysis and characterization of meteorological/oceanographic processes and climatology for diverse regions as deepwater Gulf of Mexico, North Atlantic, Caribbean Sea, and South Atlantic.
  • Produce meteorological and oceanographic criteria for the design of offshore facilities and pipelines


  • First degree in Mathematics, Science or Engineering and an MSc/PhD degree in Oceanography, Meteorology, Ocean Engineering, or Hydrodynamics
  • Experience with metocean data analysis and synthesis supporting offshore engineering and operations, including probability and statistics.
  • Familiar with metocean instrumentation
  • Knowledge with MATLAB
  • Familiar with ARCGIS
  • Good oral and written communication skills

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