International Opportunity!

International Opportunity!

01 Nov 2022
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Principal Hydrogeologist @ Furgo

Fugro is the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, collecting and analysing comprehensive information about the Earth and the structures built upon it. Adopting an integrated approach that incorporates acquisition and analysis of Geo-data and related advice, Fugro provides solutions. With expertise in site characterisation and asset integrity, clients are supported in the safe, sustainable and efficient design, construction and operation of their assets throughout the full life cycle.
Employing approximately 9000 talented people in 61 countries, Fugro serves clients around the globe, predominantly in the energy and infrastructure industries, both offshore and onshore. In 2020, revenue amounted to EUR 1.4 billion.
Fugro is listed on Euronext Amsterdam.


The job holder shall –

  • Work in accordance with state-of-the-art technologies and science and comply with the relevant standards and the company’s health and safety rules and regulations
  • Work in his/her field of responsibility in an efficient and profitable manner
  • Act with a high degree of willingness to cooperate and integrate with/in the team and with linked business units
  • Drive the water consultancy area of expertise locally and in the region.
  • Strong geological and hydrogeological expertise.
Based in our office in Doha, Qatar as a Principle Hydrogeologist with a minimum of 10 to 15 years of experience, you will be involved in a wide range of water resources and environmental projects. Your duties will include both office and fieldwork. You should have the willingness and flexibility to undertake occasional regional travel and assignments when required.
This position serves high-level and timely execution of projects and supports the service line manager and company’s management:

Core Activities

Plan, execute, and supervise field programs for feasibility and groundwater studies, Environmental Impact Assessments, permitting support, and technical and interpretative reporting
Hydrogeological fieldwork (site reconnaissance, groundwater monitoring, and sampling, hydraulic well/aquifer testing):
o         Perform hydrogeological assessments including data collection, interpretation and on-site quality assurance activities
o         Supervision of groundwater sampling activities
Field data review, analysis, and interpretation of water quality studies and assessment, hydrogeochemistry, pumping and hydraulic response test:
Hydrogeological aquifer characterization and resource assessment
GIS-based data management
Data management including quality control procedure implementation
Analytical / numerical groundwater model development
Pumping test planning, analysis, data interpretation and reporting
Plan, execute, supervise groundwater relates studies, including numerical modeling, site data collection campaigns, desk studies, reporting, client management, interim progress and data presentation. Finalise and close projects both technically and financially.
Make site visits, prepare and write technical reports, contribute preparing scope & proposals, and presentations as necessary
Provide coaching and mentoring to junior level staff and field teams
Perform project management duties including, developing budgets, determining project scope, and establishing schedules, and other duties required to ensure quality and profitability
Timely execution of projects in accordance with quality, cost and safety standards, in close consultation with the service line manager and associated project managers
Technical lead in hydrogeological and environmental projects
Cooperation with other service lines and project-related subcontractors or project partners
Technical field and office work, compiling of project documentations and further task-specific documents
Further training, obligation to provide control and information on projects and procedures towards the superior
Compliance with health and safety requirements, presentation of suggestions for improvement, assurance of quality and environmental standards according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001  


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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