Deep Foundation Technician - Land

Fugro USA Land

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Baton Rouge, LA

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Job Description

The Deep Foundation Technician is tasked with performing standard observations of pile driving operations following preset procedures. This includes visual inspection of pile immediately prior to installation, verification of pile location,, observation of installation and documentation of driving resistance through record of blows per foot of penetration of pile.

Major Responsibilities

  • Review pile rig for information necessary for documentation procedures.
  • Oversee pile installation records while tracking the pile completion work.
  • Prepare all documentation for presentation to appropriate Client.
  • Assist in carrying out the tasks associated with the Quality Program by forwarding pile-driving documentation to management for review and submission to Client to determine if the piles are acceptable as driven or if remedial measures are required.
  • Must be able to work variable schedules, able to work 14 hours or more per day, up to 70 to 80 hours per week.
  • Be able to travel extensively (required), both domestically and internationally.
  • Shall adhere to all Fugro Safety procedures and other company policies.

Essential Qualifications

  • 18 years of age
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States, without restrictions
  • Experience or pile driving monitoring experience a plus.
  • Valid State Driver’s License.
  • Possess or able to obtain valid passport.
  • Knowledge of pile driving procedures and familiarity with pile driving equipment.
  • Construction Materials Certification preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required. Associate’s degree preferred.
  • Construction Materials Certification, Technical School education preferred.
  • 0-1 year related experience preferred.

Our Contribution to You (Growth Opportunity):

At Fugro, we focus on helping our employees at every level of their career identify and use their strengths to contribute their best every day. From entry-level team members to senior leaders, we believe there is always room to grow knowledge and experiences. We support our employees by offering opportunities to sharpen their skills through on the job learning experiences to formal internal and external development programs.


At Fugro, we value people and offer a broad range of benefits which include, but are not limited to:

  • A choice of Medical, Dental and Vision Plans.
  • Basic Group Life and AD&D Insurance.
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability.
  • A broad range of voluntary benefits.
  • An employer matched, 100% vested 401(k) Plan.

How to apply?

If you are interested in this role we look forward to discussing this opportunity with you. Please click on our ‘apply’ button and upload your resume and cover letter.

Disclaimer for recruitment agencies:

Fugro does not accept any unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies. Acquisition to Fugro Recruitment or any Fugro employee is not appreciated.

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