Technical and Operations

Laboratory Engineer


Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Experienced Level


Full time





Job Description

Laboratory Engineer

To assist laboratory manager in their duties. To oversee all areas of laboratory testing quality  system including compliance with ISO 17025, adhering to procedures and standards. Be responsible for equipment calibration/ validation internal and external, quality assurance and quality control of testing, evaluation of test results and test sheets. Supervise train personnel to conduct internal audits, participate in approving test method, test forms and processing data sheets

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:

  • Maintain, monitor and apply procedures for accredited tasks, define methods and criteria for statistical analysis of test results

  • Perform internal calibrations, write calibration methods and update calibration records

  • Monitor and validation of equipment’s

  • Maintain records of equipment and supplies

  • Set criteria for purchase and calibrations.

  • Approve calibration methods and evaluate calibrations results

  • Monitor audit schedule, perform internal audits, maintain training records

  • Quality control of test results: data entry of quality control testing, organising inter- and intra-laboratory comparisons, analyse results

  • Ensure laboratory maintains EIAC/ENAS accreditation and adhere to technical requirements in line with Fugro procedures and external accreditations

You bring (qualifications & experience)

  • ​​Bachelor or equivalent level in Engineering or mathematical discipline, or equivalent in experience​

  • Previous experience of working in a geotechnical or construction materials laboratory and performing tests (Essential) – atleast 4-8 years.

  • Previous experience in ISO17025 laboratory quality management systems (Desirable).

  • Excellent numeracy and literacy

  • Working knowledge of maths; algebra, statistics, functions, geometry

  • Eye for detail, diligent in following procedures

  • Manage large data input, skilled in reviewing and correcting data

  • Proficient in use of MS Office applications

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**.**