South West England
£30,000 - £50,000 + package
Our client a major civil engineering contractor are recruiting for a Land Surveyor to work with them on the Hinkley Point C Project in Bridgwater. This role is a permanent role.
Purpose of the role:
Surveyors supports the engineering team through all phases of the construction project. supplying sites plans, implement new technology and precision instrumentation & setting out structural features. The survey role also involves implementing Quality Assurances processes and supplying project deliverables & QA reports to the client.
Key responsibilities and specific accountabilities:
  • Undertaking land / topographic and engineering surveys, using a variety of specialist equipment and technology, such as robotics and 3D scanners
  • Setting out
  • Analysing data using plans, maps, charts and software such as AutoCAD, Civils3D, Leica Survey Software.
  • Preparing survey drawings
  • Presenting data to clients and writing reports
  • Advising about technical matters
  • Working both on site and in an office as required  
Essential skills & knowledge:
Technical Skills:
  • 2 years + in a similar role
  • Specialist land surveying skills
  • Experience of large Infrastructure projects
  • Knowledge of and experience in reinforced concrete is a must
  • Must have experience in the use of an EDM/Total Station 
Interpersonal Skills:
  • Numeracy and the ability to make mathematical calculations
  • The ability to understand and interpret data
  • Lateral and logical thinking
  • Cutting-edge IT skills and confidence with new technology
  • Problem solving and analysis
  • Attention to detail
  • Client management/customer service skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Organisation and time management
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team
Education & Qualifications:
  • Degree in Geomatics /Engineering Surveying (Desirable but not essential)
  • ICES/RICS (Desirable but not essential)
  • Technical Qualifications (NVQ/HNC etc)