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»Head of Seismic Operations (m/f/d)«

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DMT GmbH & Co. KG, Location Essen

Contract type

Employment – indefinite

Working time


What we offer you

  • A flexible working hours scheme helps you to better balance your work and personal life.
  • We actively support our employees in their personal and professional advancement with a wide range of internal seminars and our management development programme.
  • You can also look forward to a number of attractive benefits such as capital-forming payments, support in childcare questions, a company pension scheme and company car – to mention just a few.

This is what you can expect

  • You are responsible for the strategic management of the business segment as well as the sales activities.
  • You take responsibility for the seismic survey design, contractor selection and project planning as well as operations management and supervision and the acquisition of major international projects.
  • You undertake detailed project planning, risk assessment and resource planning for all operational and safety aspects of the work.
  • You provide technical consultancy for the asset teams in all seismic acquisition techniques.
  • You monitor compliance with HSE policies and procedures.

This is what we expect

  • Degree (master’s degree or diploma) in geology, physics or in another relevant engineering discipline
  • Profound knowledge in the processing and reprocessing of seismic data

  • Significant experience in 2D/3D seismic and survey design/planning, operations and sales
  • Experience in preparing offers and familiar with ropes and offer procedures of oil and gas markets
  • Knowledge of HSE and quality management standards and regulations (NEBOSH, SCC)
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills in English as well as in German in dealing with various internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong personnel management skills and enjoy organizing the technical mobilization of field crews and leading a team to success


We look forward to receiving your application. Please apply online via the "apply online" button.

The TÜV NORD GROUP is committed to diversity and equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, gender, disability, religion, ethnic or social background or sexual orientation.

If you are interested in this position but your previous experience does not perfectly match every point in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway!



Individual career planning and development, exciting challenges and a lot of room for creativity: This makes the working environment at the TÜV NORD GROUP special and allows us to provide excellent solutions for people, technology and the environment in more than 100 countries throughout the world. We act responsibly, combine sustainability, innovation and cooperativeness and appreciate diversity as a source of inspiration within our company. Come and join our team!

About DMT

DMT is a globally active company for engineering services and corresponding consulting services with more than 280 years of experience. With 13 engineering and consulting companies at 30 locations and more than 1,100 employees worldwide, DMT focuses on the markets of plant engineering and process engineering, infrastructure and construction, as well as raw materials and energy. DMT is a company of TÜV NORD GROUP.

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Contact person

DMT GmbH & Co. KG
Martina Milbradt, Tel. 0201 172 1690

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