CPT (Cone Penetration Test) Technician

RTC-1 Employment Services

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: QP275-416

Job description / Role

Employment: Temporary

Position Title: CPT (Cone Penetration Test) Technician – 3 month project
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: up to 7,000 AED depending on experience and qualification plus over time pay, accommodation, transpo and food
Job location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

About the client:
The hiring company is an international marine contractor with 150 years of existence in the market focusing on dredging, land infrastructure, and offshore wind and oil & gas infrastructure projects.

Job Role:
• Perform land based and/or nearshore CPT probing operations
• Manage and maintain assess on site (CPT Plant)
• Interact between CPT and drilling operation
• Make sure that concerns over the quality of the CPT operation and relevant operational matters are effectively communicated to senior personnel in order for concerns to be addressed
• Provide regular training on technical areas as well as general procedural matters and ensure that field crews are suitably trained and equipped to perform the task required of them
• Acquire CPT data during execution of test
• Ensure successful deliverables as stated on project scope of work
• Investigate and document all accidents on site as per drilling procedure
• Comply with company’s reporting requirement and ensure that all details are accurate and all activities are well-documents


• Male, 40 years old and below
• Candidates must be present in the UAE
• Diploma in Geology or relevant qualification is desirable
• Has a valid CPT Certification
• Minimum of 4-5 years of experience in Construction, Marine Offshore
• Background of quality control on soil testing
• Should be familiar with excel and word and be able to prepare daily reports using these software tools
• Knowledge in CPT Testing procedure is a must
• Knowledge of suitable CPT investigative techniques to ensure successful deliverables as stated on project scope of work.
• Excellent customer service and communication skills

About the Company

RTC-1 Employment Services is a licensed recruitment firm based in Dubai, UAE. Our team has been in the market since 2004 and we are supporting various industries with their staffing needs across the Middle East and Africa.