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Monitoring Engineer / Surveyor

Company Name

Murphy Surveys


London, Birmingham or Manchester

Closing Date


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About Us

Murphy Surveys is the leading monitoring and engineering surveying company in the British Isles. Established 35 years ago in Ireland, we now have over 140 employees in Ireland and over 90 employees in the UK. We cover many areas of surveying such as Monitoring, BIM, Laser Surveys, Utility & GPR Surveys, Topographic Surveys, Setting out, Buildings and Railways, Measured Building Surveys and much more.

We are still growing strongly in the UK and are looking for an experienced and skilled monitoring specialist for our monitoring department which carries our geotechnical and geodetical monitoring.

About the position

Our Monitoring Department continues to grow and with larger projects underway and in the pipeline, the need for a Monitoring Engineer / Surveyor is greater than ever.

Key Accountabilities

  • Lead monitoring sensor installations
  • Setup monitoring software such as Leica Geomos or similar
  • Communication with clients and suppliers
  • Project management
  • Work in a team with other PMs and monitoring staff


  • 5 years’ experience (minimum)
  • Strong knowledge within construction industry (ideally in surveying and monitoring industry)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of working to high safety standards
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office – Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Strong technical knowledge
  • Ambition to learn and develop

Key Competencies

  • Monitoring or technical sensor data communication
  • Time and Priority Management
  • Relevant Qualifications and/or relevant experience (ideally PTS for railway works)
  • Understand scopes of work and project requirements
  • Possess an understanding of surveying and monitoring or sensor communication
  • Communication skills
  • Possess the ability to work with autonomy or as part of a team
  • Preferably surveying background

What we offer

  • Competitive salary £30,000 – £40,000 (dependent on experience)
  • Overtime in addition to the above for night shifts or weekends worked
  • Location: Work near one of our offices in London, Birmingham or Manchester and occasionally nation wide
  • Opportunity to be part of a fast growing company and setting the strategy for the future
  • Commitment to your personal development
  • Career progression and opportunities
  • Private medical insurance (after probation)
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Company Pension
  • Regular company social events

Murphy Surveys UK Ltd is an equal opportunity employer.

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