Staff Engineer I - Austin, TX

Fugro - Houston, TX (30+ days ago)3.9

Fugro USA Land, Inc. is interested in hiring an entry level Staff Engineer to join the Austin office. The new team member will be required to perform work assignments designed to develop professional work knowledge and abilities, requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out a sequence of related engineering tasks. Limited exercise of judgment is required on details of work and in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives. Work under direct supervision of Project Manager on projects of average difficulty.

Roles And Responsibilities
Use prescribed methods to perform project tasks under the supervision of an experienced professional.

Apply standard practices and techniques in specific situations, adjust and correlate data, recognize discrepancies in results, and follow operations through a series of detailed steps or processes.

Assist senior professionals with project execution including coordination of field exploration, assigning laboratory testing and performing analyses.

Assist senior professionals with proposal and report preparation.

Complete assignments in a timely and accurate manner within project budget.

Meet all utilization goals as determined by Activity Center Manager or supervisor.

Be able to travel extensively (required), both domestically and internationally.

Observe and follow all company safety rules and procedures.

Support and encourage continuous improvement of the company’s processes, including safety program and quality management system.

Essential Qualifications

Possess current driver’s license with acceptable motor vehicle record.

Effective verbal and written communicator with excellent interpersonal skills, and ability to work with others to achieve desired results.

Ability to write reports, business correspondence. Present information and ideas, and respond to questions in a clear and concise manner.

Practical knowledge of college-level calculus, geometry, statistics, and other related mathematical disciplines.

Understand advanced technical requirements and current data acquisition procedures.

Stay abreast of current professional practices, periodicals and technological advancements.

Physical Qualifications

Perform moderate work exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.


Bachelor’s degree from accredited college or university in Civil Engineering, Geology or equivalent. Master’s Degree preferred.

0-3 years’ experience preferred.

Additional Details
Benefits: Full benefits package including health benefits and a generous 401k match.

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: