Senior Utility Surveyor (Home Based)

Energy World Recruitment Limited
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


Utility Location and Mapping

Post Title:

Utility Surveyor

Salary Scale:

Based on exp (senior level at higher salary)

Staff for which post holder is directly responsible:


Purpose of job

Gathering of data to produce mapping information of underground and overhead distribution and supply services.

Carrying out the identification of utility pipes and cables for verification, validation and excavation avoidance using Radio Detection and GPR Techniques.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Drive to location of work, as specified by Project Managers
  • Interpret existing utility information plans.
  • 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 working instructions
  • Undertake investigative, non-destructive surveys and conduct paperwork in accordance with company procedures
  • Carry out surveys using Radio Detection and GPR units in conjunction with other company activities in accordance with company procedures.

Essential professional/technical skills/qualifications required before employment:

Good working Knowledge of Radio Detection and GPR Equipment

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

Driver’s license

Additional Information:

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 Utility industry related qualifications and equipment qualifications, including previous Radio Detection and GPR Training