Job Opportunities

Topographical Surveyor

Company Name

Rock Power Connections Ltd

Contract

Full time

Location

Worcester, West Midlands – with nationwide coverage

Closing Date

30-06-2021


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We have an exciting opportunity for a Topographic Surveyor to join the Rock Surveying team. The role would suit a qualified surveyor with topographical surveying experience. We have a varied client base which means you will gain a broad experience of many different types of surveying projects including environments such as substations. As a regional award winner for People Development, we are passionate about supporting motivated candidates to gain experience and learn new skills.

The post-holder will be responsible for providing a range of topographical survey activities to the survey team and the delivery of site based topographical and/or underground utility surveys.

The role will involve all field based data gathering and office based processing to produce high quality/accurate survey. Periods of work away from home and lone working may be required.

Key Tasks:-

  • Working with both Land and Utility Surveyors to deliver detailed survey deliverables and reports to meet client requirements
  • Working in AutoCAD / similar producing 2D and 3D models and composite drawings
  • Use of Trimble survey instruments
  • Measured building surveys
  • Topographical surveys
  • Position underground utility surveys and asset surveys
  • Use of either SCC or N4CE survey packages
  • Client liaison and customer management 
  • Essential
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Full clean driving licence
  • Good understanding and use of AutoCAD, SCC or N4CE survey software and Microsoft Office 
  • Desirable
  • Good computer skills
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK
  • Experience in Laser Scanning

Skills and Competencies

Qualifications

Essential

  • GCSE Maths / English / Science
  • CSCS card

 Desirable

  • Operative Level NRSWA
  • Qualification in Land Surveying
  • Emergency first aid at work
  • Manual handling
  • DNO access desirable or the willingness to obtain

Experience

Essential

  • Experience with current total station and GPS instrumentation
  • Experience of delivering a survey from field to office and processing the work in AutoCAD in both 2D and 3D
  • Good knowledge and understanding of survey standards such as RICS, TSA and PAS128

Desirable

  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience in a similar role
  • Use of electro-detection and GPR equipment for tracing utilities
  • Working knowledge of Trimble survey equipment

Personal Qualities

  • Well planned, organised and forward thinking
  • Solutions led person and team player
  • Prepared to go the extra mile to ensure that deadlines are met
  • Willingness to learn and apply new skills
  • Flexible approach to work balance between office and field work
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work to tight deadlines
  • Strong teamwork ethic and happy to help take on all work aspects that help team delivery and performance
  • Willing to work additional hours and/or weekends if required

Package

  • Competitive salary and company pension scheme
  • Company vehicle, fuel card and laptop

If you are interested then please forward your CV to the email provided.  Please also state your current availability.