• Nootdorp, NLD
  • Full Time

Fugro 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 large structures and infrastructure in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. Working around the globe, predominantly in energy and infrastructure markets, we employ approximately 10,000 employees in around 65 countries.


Party Chief

Fugro Marine Site Characterisation Services are based in Nootdorp, the Netherlands. Our field of expertise consists of conducting site investigations and providing (geotechnical) consultancy services for offshore projects like windfarms and oil and gas developments. We work internationally and cooperate closely with other Fugro companies and international clients.  



As a Party Chief you will be responsible for all aspects of our Marine Site Characterisation Projects in the field, from the commencement of mobilization to the completion of demobilization.

The Party Chief manages field work operations with respect to planning, quality and budget, and will work closely with shoreside project management teams to maximize the operational efficiency of the vessel and reduce unpaid vessel time over the long term. As Party Chief you will deal directly with the onboard client representatives, you will lead the project field staff and you will  coordinate with the operational support teams to deliver excellence. As leaders,Party Chiefs must hold themselves to the highest personal standards and set an example for others to follow. One of the key functions of the role is the proactive development of a positive offshore safety culture by driving the behavioral changes required to improve safety standards.

The Party Chief will be dedicated to work on one of the Fugro operated vessels. In between the offshore periods, time in the office is essential for the purpose of project close-out, project preparation, information sharing and training as well as personal engagement with your onshore colleagues.

Key responsibilities for the role:

  •          To supervise project teams;
  •          To actively develop a positive safety culture;
  •          To develop project documentation including Project Execution Plans;
  •          To communicate with clients, internal partners, and sub-contractors;
  •          To support and promote a Team Fugro culture.



We are looking for candidates who are excellent, reliable and efficient. We require first class leaders and communicators that adopt a proactive and systematic approach with a competitive attitude.

  •          Preferably a minimum of 5 years' experience working with marine offshore projects;
  •          Excellent knowledge of the English language (verbal and written);
  •          Good communication and social skills;
  •          Commercial awareness;
  •          Geotechnical experience is highly preferable;
  •          A real team player with proven people management skills;
  •          Ability to motivate field staff;
  •          Highly committed towards QHSSE.



A career at Fugro means challenging work in an international environment. You work in motivated teams with colleagues from all over the world. As Fugro we are proud to provide geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions to contribute to a live-able world. As a market leader in geo-information, Fugro offers a unique combination of state of the art 3D technology, software development and engineering for our clients. Fugro is an international company with a wide range of career potential in The Netherlands and abroad.

Fugro also offers excellent remuneration and employment conditions such as a good pension and a collective medical insurance. And just as important a challenging job with a lot of variation, room for own initiative in an informal and professional working environment. Personal development by training and relevant courses is highly stimulated by Fugro.  



To apply, please visit www.fugro.com/careers and upload your resume and motivational 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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