Grieg Seafood Shetland Ltd. is recruiting for the following position:

Environmental Modeller

The Role

The position would entail:

  • Data Collection - deployment of hydrographic meters, sourcing of environmental data sets
  • Data Analysis - from remote sensing equipment, processing of data sets for use in hydrodynamic models, visualisation of data using GIS and other processing software
  • Numerical Modelling -grid generation and optimization, set up of model input files, use hydrodynamic models to characterize coastal marine processes. Process and interpret results
  • Site Development - Complete pre-application consultations and submit reports
  • Technical - attend Technical Working Groups as and when required


The successful candidate will have a clear understanding of the general procedure for setting up a hydrodynamic model. Experience in data pre/post processing. Proficiency in using scientific computing languages, knowledge of GPS, GIS, navigation. They will have strong analytical and interpretive skills, good research skills and a practical, logical approach to problem solving.

Successful candidates must also have a high level of commitment and self-motivation, maintaining accuracy and attention to detail.

The base location for this position is negotiable.

A full driving licence is essential.

An attractive salary is available for this position. For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Kaye Williamson on 07584684255. To apply, please contact recruitment by e-mail at

Closing date: 10th April 2020

posted: 05 March 2020 Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.