Land Surveyor

Energy World Recruitment Limited
14 Feb 2017
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Land Surveyor



Purpose of job :
Gathering of data to produce Topographical and Measured Building Surveys.
Carrying out site surveys using Total Stations and GPS equipment and subsequent processing of data in AutoCAD and other software packages.
This job description summarises the work content and nature of the post and its role in the organisation. It does not specify every aspect of the job in detail and broad headings covering only the primary responsibilities of the post have been used. It is to be understood that all the usual associated routines and duties are included and that the staff will work flexibly.

Duties and responsibilities:
§ Drive to location of work, as specified by Project Managers
§ Carry out Site surveys using Total Stations and GPS equipment
§ Adhere to working instructions as specified from internal and external clients
§ Conduct internal paperwork as required
§ Communicate with internal and external parties
§ Conduct training as required
§ Maintain equipment as required
§ Survey areas as indicated within work instructions
§ Undertake office processing of survey data
§ Carry out measurements in accordance with company procedures
§ Carry out surveys in conjunction with other company activities in accordance with company procedures

Essential professional/technical skills/qualifications required before employment:
§ Driver’s license
§ Relevant Surveying experience
§ Willing to work away from home when required
§ Willing to work flexible hours when required
§ Can adapt to varied working environments.
§ Interpret maps and plans
§ Literate and numerate
§ Good communication skills

Desirable professional/technical skills/qualifications required before employment:
Computer literate

Essential personal attributes:
§ Ability to follow instructions
§ Ability to work on own initiative
§ Ability to work as part of a multi disciplined team
§ Solution provider
§ Self motivated
§ Punctuality and efficiency

Desirable personal attributes:
§ Cheerful disposition
§ Willingness to learn and adhere to new systems and procedures where applicable
§ Ability to communicate at all levels

Essential qualifications/training required for position:
The post holder will be expected to attend and pass internal and industry recognised external training courses. Which may include N.R.A.S.W.A, CSCS , manual handling and equipment familiarisation.

Desirable qualifications/training required for position:
§ Relevant rail and survey industry related qualifications.


  • Company vehicle,
  • 20 days holiday rising to 23 and 25 with up to 5 years’ service,
  • life assurance,
  • pension,
  • flex benefits,