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Marine Career Opportunities

Location: NOCS, Southampton, UK
Event Type: Workshop
Event Date: 2007-11-21    

Event Description:
Wednesday 21st November 2007, National Oceanography Centre, Southampton

A day of presentations and workshops for all undergraduates and post graduates considering a career in the marine industry.

Contact email:

Event programme:
10.30 – 11.00 Welcome address in the Lecture Theatre
Ed Hill, Director, NOCS

Marine industry overview
David Gilmour, Director Marine Lubricants, Castrol Marine

Overview of day:

11.00 – 13.00: Sea the Opportunity Presentations in Lab G and T:

Careers in Marine Engineering and Technology:
Offshore oil and gas, underwater technology and operations
Working in the shipping industry
Defence and naval engineering
Marine law, governance and regulation
Ports and Harbours
Marine Leisure

Careers in Marine Science:
Marine Renewables
Oceanography, climatology and marine meterology
Coast and ocean mapping and hydrography
Marine environment and pollution
Coastal and shelf sea
Fishing, aquaculture and biotechnology

13.00 – 14.30 Networking lunch
A free buffet lunch in the Seminar Room and meet
employers, training organisations and recruitment/careers services in the exhibitors area.

14.30 – 16.15 Careers surgery and workshops on practical advice, one-on-one careers guidance, CV writing, presentation skills, interviews, mentoring and networking to achieve your career goals.
(Lab G and Lab M)

14.15 – 16.30 Closing address, and Fugro Award Announcement in Lecture Theatre.
Bev MacKenzie, IMarEST, Technical Manager

Event running alongside:
AAGP (American Association of Petroleum Geologists) Careers Day.
The AAPG Southampton University student chapter Careers Day offers a great chance to meet companies and find out what they offer, whether you are a soon to be graduate or looking for a summer placement.
Further details on

NO REGISTRATION FEE, limited places available.

Venue: National Oceanographic Centre, Southampton
The centre is the country’s focus for oceanography and represents an unparalleled investment in marine and earth sciences and technology in the UK. The centre opened in 1995 in a purpose-built, £50 million waterfront campus on the city’s Empress Dock. A collaboration between the Natural Environment Research Council and the University of Southampton, the centre houses around 500 staff and 700 undergraduate and postgraduate students.
Directions and map on

To book your place(s) for the event either contact the Marketing/Technical Department on the details below or complete the registration form on-line.
There are limited places for this event. It is compulsory to register beforehand. Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Unable to register on-line?
Then post, fax or email us on:
Post: IMarEST Marine Careers Opportunities, 80 Coleman Street, London EC2R 5BJ
Fax: +44 (0)20 7382 2670

To exhibit at the event
We have a limited number of free exhibition spaces offering exhibitors 9msq space plus a table for literature display. For all IMarEST Marine Partners, our staff can assist with looking after your stand. To reserve your place please email with the subject line ‘exhibit at marine careers’ and we will reply to you to confirm your attendance and further details.

Collaborators and organisers:
Abi Virjee (Marketing Executive)
80 Coleman Street

Tel: 020 73822619
Fax : 020 7382 2668

Website url:

Registration form: 

Registration fee: 

Relevant costs that should be taken by MARBEF:  

Possibility for day-care centres (facilities for children): No

MarBEF supported event: No

Event within Framework of MARBEF: (none)

Maximum number of participants: 

External participants (non MARBEF) allowed: Yes

Posted by abivirjee on 2007-11-05 and approved by webmaster