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Energy recruiter signs exclusive deal with major engineering provider


An energy recruitment specialist has signed an exclusive deal with one of the largest independent geoscience and engineering service providers.

Hydro Energy Group is working with Next Geosolutions to identify and engage with experienced and emerging talent. The project will see the recruiter deliver more than 40 staff in onshore and offshore positions. The roles include permanent placements in Naples in Italy, Ijmuiden The Netherlands in Europe, as well as in Norwich, UK.

Next Geosolutions is a contracting company which was founded in 2014 and provides marine survey and offshore construction support services worldwide in the energy, infrastructure and utilities markets. The business works in a wide range of markets including subsea cables, renewables, oil and gas, infrastructures, port and coastal, environmental protection, mining, underwater archaeology and defence.

Next Geosolutions has a modern fleet of 16 offshore ships, with five advanced multi-purpose DP2 vessels. It also has its own state-of-the-art survey equipment and a high-tech GIS-based data processing centre. The company has worked on some major projects including a link interconnector job in the North Sea, an interconnector cable repair between Italy and Greece in the Ionic Sea and another interconnection HVDC project in the Adriatic Sea.

Next Geosolutions has turned to Hydro Energy Group to meet its recruitment requirements as it starts on a new range of projects in the EMEA region.

Hydro Energy Group is one of the fastest growing energy recruitment businesses in the energy sector, specialising in the placing of candidates in offshore and marine, renewables and hydrographic survey markets.

Hydro Energy Group CEO Benjamin Burns said: “We’re very proud to be working with such a prestigious company as Next Geosolutions. They are an extremely ambitious company that is planning to expand its international footprint. Any company is only as good as its staff so we’re excited to take up this challenge in providing skilled workers for onshore and offshore operations.

“At Hydro Energy Group, we identify and engage with global talent pools which gives us the unique ability to offer skilled workers a variety of different engineering and offshore disciplines to key projects all over the world.”

Next Geosolutions Group CEO Giovanni Ranieri said: “This recruitment drive presents a wonderful opportunity for like-minded candidates to join our dynamic and fast-growing company to complement its multi-national team of skilled and experienced professionals.”