Technical and Operations

Drilling Assistant


Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Full time





Job Description

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.

Job responsibilities:

  • Assist with the operation of drilling rigs, on offshore projects, to industry technical specifications and Company procedures, within Fugro standards

  • Someone who can work shifts typically start at either 12:00 or 00:00

  • Shift rotation is typically 4 weeks on / 4 weeks off AP added

  • You will attend a toolbox talk thirty minutes before work shift commences

  • Maintain the rig and carry out routine maintenance

  • Prepare and mix drilling fluid products

  • Ensure samples are bagged and correctly labelled before handed over to the onboard Geology team

  • You will be working at a height and on deck handling geotechnical tooling

  • Handling offshore “pipe” using Fugro's purpose-built handling plant.

You bring (qualifications & experience)

  • Good Communication

  • Ability to get on with everyone

  • Flexible to work shifts in outdoors, in challenging environments

  • Ability to work as a team and use initiative.

  • Ability and willingness to travel worldwide

  • Ability to work at height and have a hands-on work ethic.

  • Mechanical or Fabrication

  • Marine/Seagoing experience

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.

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**.**