Company: Fugro USA Marine, Inc.
Skills: IT - Programming & Database, CAD / CAM, Surveying
Other Skills: Caris, AutoCAD, Fledermaus, Chesapeake SonarWiz, Sonar
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

Job Description

Provides management for all aspects of data processing as per project. Act as a liaison with on board client representative and office staff with regards to acquired geophysical data. Manages additional data processors assigned to project. Promotes effective reporting of data quality to project management.

Roles And Responsibilities

  • Manage data processors assigned to project.
  • Communicates with, Party Chief and project management details regarding quality and quantity of processed geophysical data.
  • Provides all necessary reports and daily communications with regards to acquired data.
  • Manages software licenses and network equipment to support the flow of data from acquisition to deliverable.
  • Liaises with project manager to understand project specific deliverables, processing requirements and delivery timeframes.
  • Supports the processing of all acquired data and the delivery to interpreter in format suitable for his/her use.
  • Processes all acquired data to a final state of customer acceptance.
  • Capable of trouble shooting of problematic data and support the communications of these problems to additional support mechanisms.
  • Support all necessary hardware/software required to deliver data to shore.
  • Support software and tools aboard vessels to facilitate data archiving.
  • Drives a company vehicle, as needed, to provide support to field operations.
  • Follows all written instructions and work procedures.


Essential Qualifications:

  • Experience with some or all of the following softwares: Caris, AutoCAD, Fledermaus, Chesapeake SonarWiz
  • Technically capable to maintain healthy processing environment aboard the vessel.
  • Technical understanding of Side Scan Sonars, Multibeam Sonars, and Sub-bottom Profiler operations.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills as it pertains to data quality.
  • Thorough understanding of IT principles to facilitate trouble shooting and vessel infrastructure support.
  • Have highly developed communications skills, including writing and speaking.
  • Capacity to understand fundamental survey principles and how they impact data processing.
  • Modify and/or create survey plan to accommodate project requirements.
  • Able to meet deadlines.
  • Thorough understanding of all software functionality to support complete project data delivery.
  • Ability to meet necessary requirements to work in local and or international offshore environment.




  • Minimum of a 2 year degree in a Technical, Survey discipline or equivalent job experience.
  • 3 years experience with geophysical AUV / seismic and mechanical survey data acquisition systems; i.e., AUV operations, Sidescan Sonar, Subbottom Profilers, Seismic, Multibeam Echo Sounders. Must have a thorough understanding of Computer Systems, hardware and software.

Additional Details

Fugro offers a full benefits package:

· Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k with generous match, life insurance, short and long term disability, and other voluntary benefit options!



***Your application will be removed from consideration if some or all of the application screening questions are not answered.***



Fugro (USA) Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with disability. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) summarizes the federal laws prohibiting job discrimination in a poster that can be viewed here:


Individuals with disabilities needing assistance in the recruitment/application process are encouraged to contact Human Resources directly by phone (337) 237-1300, fax (337) 268-3360 or email


We are the world’s leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure and natural resources. We provide the technical data and information required to design, construct and maintain your structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner.


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10 Reasons To Join Fugro


Many of us have asked ourselves what are the compelling reasons that we love our jobs and what keeps us committed to this company. We want to share those reasons with you so that you know why we are so engaged and motivated by working for Fugro.


1 - We have been rewarded for our good work.

Fugro delegates responsibility to the lowest level possible meaning that there are outstanding opportunities to grow your career.


2 - We love being part of a great team.

Fugro’s team driven work environments allow us to succeed in and celebrate our work as part of a team.


3 - We work with the best and brightest.

Fugro is led by industry leading individuals who share their knowledge as mentors to others.


4 - We get to work with individuals from all over the globe.

Fugro’s diverse culture and global footprint means that we get exposed to people and cultures from all over the world.


5 - We have learned more working at Fugro than any other time in our career.

Fugro is committed to providing ongoing training and development to the staff.


6 - We chart our own course.

Fugro’s global presence means that there are virtually unlimited opportunities to grow and work internationally.


7 - We want to come home at night and we care about the communities in which we work.

Fugro has a strong commitment to health, safety and the environment.


8 - We get to work with some awesome tools.

Fugro has a passion to employ technology and innovation in the workplace.


9 - We sleep well at night knowing Fugro is a strong and stable company.

Fugro has been in existence for more than 50 years and during that time has continued to grow and prosper.


10 - We get to be part of something greater than just a Company.

Fugro is committed to corporate social responsibility and this is expressed through charitable support and volunteerism in the communities in which we live and work.