Utility Surveyor

UTILITY SURVEYOR –London and South East 



£30/h LTD rate 

Are you a Surveyor who is looking for a new career which will see you undertaking work on prestigious  projects? If so, we have an ideal position for you.

You will be running GPR and Electromagnetic Survey’s, detecting and mapping underground utilities. You will report directly to the Project Manager and be proactive within your work.

For this position, your key responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Detecting and mapping of the underground utilities with the techniques including Radio Detection (RD4000 and RD8000), Electro-Magnetic and GPR.
  • Being an effective member of a surveying team on site to deliver all required contract outcomes.
  • Undertake all works safely.
  • Provide guidance through sharing experience, safe working practice, training & mentoring new or less experienced Utility Surveyors or Trainees on a planned competency programme.
  • Effectively plan and execute works to ensure that site operations are delivered safely and efficiently.
  • Liaise with clients and main contractors as necessary to ensure that effective 2 way communications are established and maintained.
  • Lead or work effectively with other Utility Surveyors and Trainee Surveyors in providing the Survey Manager completed survey reports to the required data quality format & output and within the required timescales.
  • Provide accurate Risk Assessments & Method Statements, undertake setting to work briefings and adhering to them on site, leading by example at all times.

This is an ideal opportunity for a surveyor who wishes to expand their career experience and improve their skills and competencies.

The successful applicant will also need to have the following requirements:

  • Complete own data processing, data interpretation and presentation of survey results
  • Have experience on a similar position and be computer literate and proficient in the use of Auto-CAD in the production of detailed and accurate drawings.
  • Experience of using GPR as a method of detection
  • Hold a valid CSCS card


Can you see yourself in this position?  If so, please submit your CV and apply to register your interest.


Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £500 referral fee for every successful referred placement!


Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all. Should you require assistance to apply for any of our roles please call us on 0208 522 8888.

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