USV Pilot Technician
The USV Pilot Technician will be part of the mobilisation and local operations team. As such they work together with the onsite project team, consisting of a Site Manager, USV operator, eRov pilot and technicians.
Who we are
Do you want to join our Geo-data revolution? Fugro’s global reach and unique know-how will put the world at your fingertips. Our love of exploration and technical expertise help us to provide our clients with invaluable insights. We source and make sense of the most relevant Geo-data for their needs, so they can design, build and operate their assets more safely, sustainably and efficiently. But we’re always looking for new talent to take the next step with us. For bright minds who enjoy meaningful work and want to push our pioneering spirit further. For individuals who can take the initiative, but work well within a team.
Safely operate and maintain the USV systems according to established protocols and procedures.
Perform pre-deployment checks and routine maintenance tasks to ensure the USV and eROV is ready for operations.
Collaborate with the USV Operator, eROV Pilots, and other team members to ensure optimal performance of the USV during operations.
Follow all operational, environmental, and QHSSE safety policies, adhering to national and international legislations, company policies, and industry standards.
Troubleshoot and resolve any technical issues with the USV and eROV systems, ensuring minimal downtime and interruption to operations.
Assist in the planning, execution, and documentation of USV missions, providing detailed reports and feedback on operations.
Continuously enhance knowledge and skills related to USV and eROV systems and operations through regular training and professional development opportunities.
Participate in emergency response drills and training sessions to ensure readiness in case of unexpected scenarios.
Report any incidents and contribute to incident investigations.
Promote a culture of safety, teamwork, and continuous improvement within the team and broader organization.
You bring (qualifications & experience)
Local maritime qualification for the size of USV being operated.
Minimum of 1 years’ experience with ROV systems
At least 3 years relevant working experience
Comprehensive knowledge of HSE regulations
Conversant with software in use.
Proven skills in Mechanics, Electrics and Electronics
Ability to communicate at all levels
What we offer
Fugro provides a positive work environment as well as projects that will satisfy the most curious minds. We also offer great opportunities to stretch and develop yourself. By giving you the freedom to grow faster, we think you’ll be able to do what you do best, better. Which should help us to find fresh ways to get to know the earth better. We encourage you to be yourself at Fugro. So bring your energy and enthusiasm, your keen eye and can-do attitude. But bring your questions and opinions too. Because to be the world’s leading Geo-data specialist, we need the strength in depth that comes from a diverse, driven team.
Our view on diversity, equity and inclusion
At Fugro, our people are our superpower. Their variety of viewpoints, experiences, knowledge and talents give us collective strength. Distinctive beliefs and diverse backgrounds are therefore welcome, but discrimination, harassment, inappropriate behaviour and unfair treatment are not. Everybody is to be well-supported and treated fairly. And everyone must be valued and have their voice heard. Crucially, we believe that getting this right brings a sense of belonging, of safety and acceptance, that makes us feel more connected to Fugro’s purpose ‘together create a safe and liveable world’ – and to each other.
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