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Geotech Project Manager

Posted 12 Jul 2024
Work experience
1 to 3 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
English (Fluent)

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Make your mark as a Project Managerat Horizon Geosciences! The Project Manager is responsible for the supervision and management of specific projects assigned by the General Manager. Responsible for all communications with Client (commercial and contractual), directing the Party Chief/Team Leader, or Senior field staff, to ensure that the project is conducted within budget, in accordance with the procedures, to the contract specifications, and that the Company’s Integrated Management System procedures are followed.

Your responsibilities as a Project Manager

  • Provide assistance to the General Manager in project organisation and allocation of project resources.
  • Correspond with the client on contractual and commercial matters.
  • Ensure that project procedures are suitable and meet the requirements of the specific project.
  • Conduct a project briefing to the geotechnical survey team including technical and HSE specific requirements and subjects.
  • Ensure that field staff follow the emergency procedures.
  • Ensure that field staff reports accidents / incidents.
  • Ensure that projects meet the contract specifications and time frame.
  • Regularly contact and update clients with the project progress.
  • Monitor the performance of the project and provide project cost and revenue information.
  • If required, initiate, check, and submit contract variations.
  • Review and approve all project reporting and charting.
  • Check field expenses.
  • Create project related invoices.
  • Track project related expenses and report internally on a monthly basis.

We offer

Your qualities and experience

You can make your mark as a Project Manager if you have:

  • M.Sc. or B.Sc. or Engineering Level in Hydrographic Surveying/Geotechnical or related discipline.
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in marine survey industry.
  • Minimum of one year experience in project management.
  • Familiar with the services and equipment used.
  • Familiar with basic accounting principles.
  • Computer literate (MS Office applications, MS Projects.)
  • Fluent in written and spoken English (as per the Horizon Communication Policy).
  • Conversant with equipment and software used within the Company

What you can expect

  • A dynamic environment: A job where you can make an impact, in an earth-moving company, as part of a diverse, international team of experts.
  • Rewarding conditions: A competitive salary and much more.
  • Warm welcome: We warmly welcome our new colleagues, so they feel at home as soon as possible.
  • Career development: Plenty of opportunities to realize your full potential. Challenge yourself with (online) courses in our Boskalis academy.

Extra information

  • Your team: You will be part of the Geotech Projects Department.
  • Where you will work: You will be working onshore for our projects, which are mainly located across the Middle East, Far East, and Europe.
  • Fulltime/ part- time job: The position of Project Manageris a full-time job.
  • Procedure: All you need to do to apply for a job is to complete the online application form and send it to us along with your CV and cover letter. As soon as you have sent your application, you will receive a confirmation email. Depending on the job, we will invite you for two or more interviews via Microsoft Teams or at our office. If both sides are happy to proceed after interviews, we will make you an offer to join Horizon. After successfully completing all the steps in the procedure, we warmly welcome you to our organization.

About Boskalis

Horizon Geosciences is part of the Boskalis group of companies. Horizon Geosciences provides marine survey and geotechnical services to an array of clients around the world. Working through their network of offices, supporting every stage of offshore and nearshore projects through their comprehensive range of marine scientific services and fully equipped vessels.


Want to know more?
We are more than happy to answer your questions about the position of Project Manager. Please contact Jenelyn Duran, HR Assistant via our career page.

Please apply before the 26th of July.

Disclaimer for recruitment and selection agencies
We do not accept any unsolicited applications or CVs from recruitment- and selection agencies.

Boskalis is a leading global dredging contractor and marine services provider. We provide innovative and competitive all-round solutions to our clients in the offshore energy sector, ports, coastal and delta regions. We offer a unique combination of experts, vessels and services while maintaining the highest safety and sustainability standards. Our head office is located in Papendrecht, the Netherlands. Your expertise might help us to continuously create new horizons for our stakeholders!

Active in 90 countries
8,200 employees
80% men - 20% women
Average age is 35 years