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About us

At Fred. Olsen we know that our people are our future. Nurture those you've worked hard to attract. Learn from each other. Invest in the talents around you and embrace change. It's a philosophy that makes our organisation a favourite employer in East Anglia and now further afield. It stems back over 150 years from when the Olsen family first ventured into the ship-owning business.

Across all the Fred. Olsen companies, today we employ more than 500 staff all over the UK. With all of our employees, we aim to invest in your career and personal development through a variety of different methods, ranging from In-House Training through to professional qualifications.

Now Fred. Olsen in the UK stretches across a number of industries including Renewable Energy, Offshore Consultancy and Travel & Cruise.

The Companies covered in the UK are:

Fred. Olsen Limited

Acts as the parent company to many of our businesses based in the UK. We also operate a central service function from an office in Ipswich. This part of the business provides support services to the rest of the group including, HR, IT, Facilities and Accounts. Typical positions that may come up in this area are; HR Assistant, Accounts Assistant, IT Support Analyst, IT Trainee and Receptionist.

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Fred. Olsen Travel Limited

Fred. Olsen Travel are well known in East Anglia as a quality independent retail travel agent with branches in Ipswich as well as in the town centres of Colchester, Felixstowe, Bury St. Edmunds, Norwich and Woodbridge. The Company also manages a franchise business and acts as general sales agents for exclusive products. Typical positions that we recruit for within Fred. Olsen Travel are; Sales Consultants, Cruise Consultants, Trainees, Accounts positions and Marketing roles.

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SeaRoc provides specialist products and services exclusively to the Offshore Renewable Energy Sector. We offer our clients marine, engineering, QHSE and geographical information system (GIS) data management expertise together with a range of bespoke applications to support the development, construction and management of offshore projects.

SeaRoc Ltd is a turnkey solution provider to the offshore wind industry and comprises the knowhow, services and production capacities of all of the wind initiatives established within Fred. Olsen related companies. Typical vacancies in this area of the group would be; Web Developers, Engineers, Health & Safety Professionals and Consultants.

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The Natural Power Consultants Ltd

Natural Power is an independent renewable energy consultancy and products provider with over two decades of unique industry expertise. They provide planning & development, ecology & hydrology, technical, construction & geotechnical, asset management and due diligence services locally across onshore wind, offshore wind, wave, tidal and biomass sectors globally.

Currently employing over 250 people worldwide, Natural Power is a growing business that operates from offices both in the UK and globally. Typical vacancies at Natural Power would be; Project Managers, Graduate Engineers, Ecologists, GIS Technicians and Wind Analysts.

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ZephIR Lidar

The ZephIR Lidar team deliver world class, industry leading wind measurement systems and supporting services for onshore and offshore wind energy projects and turbine mounted applications. Typical vacancies at ZephIR include; Software Designers, Engineers, Technicians and Support staff.

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Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines

Operates a fleet of four cruise ships worldwide, award-winning Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines enjoys a well-respected reputation within the cruise industry for its high-quality cruise holiday experience. Voted ‘Cruise Line of the Year’ by readers of Cruise International magazine in 2011, Fred. Olsen is noted for its customer-focussed, personal approach to cruising, as well as being one of the region’s leading employers. Typical positions that we recruit for at our Head Office in Ipswich are; Cruise Consultants, Administration Assistants, Sales staff, Marketing roles, Customer Relations and Operations positions. On-board, common positions that we look to fill are; Hotel Managers, Future Cruise Sales Managers, Guest Relations Managers, Tours Assistants, Spa Staff and many others.

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Company Benefits

Our basic benefits package enhances a competitive salary and dependant on which business you work for can include; private health insurance, holiday entitlement that increases with service, travel discounts, gym membership, sports & social club, childcare voucher scheme, company sick pay, life assurance, income protection plan, critical illness, employee assistance programme and pension scheme (subject to service eligibility).

Work hard, but play hard too. It's this spirit that gives our customers the enviable service Fred. Olsen has become renowned for.

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