|Job Ref:||204743453||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Yorkshire||City:||West Yorkshire||Address:||Post Code:||WF17||Post Date:||06/10/2016 03:51|
SENIOR TOPOGRAPHICAL/LAND SURVEYOR|
Up to £30k + benefits - Dependent on Experience
Our client who is based in the West Yorkshire area, are looking to recruit an experienced Senior Land Surveyor to work from their local office to assist in their Survey Team. The experienced surveyor will be responsible for survey activities in the region. Working closely with their clients to provide surveys and remediation where required.
Our client is a specialist survey business providing investigation and mapping of underground utilities and above ground topographical surveys. From their base in West Yorkshire, they provide nationwide coverage for a wide range of utility, civil engineering, construction, local authority and other clients. Services include statutory plan searches, underground utility mapping, topographical surveys, Ground Probing Radar, drainage surveys, measured building surveys and electronic trial holes.
The post-holder will be responsible for leading survey activities in West Yorkshire, and building the company's client relationships and opportunities in and around the region. Working closely with the local DNO to provide a programme of surveys and remediation where required. The role will be supported by further locally based staff with additional survey support provided when needed from existing survey resources. The job holder will be responsible for the delivery of high quality survey outputs (supported by the Survey Manager) and for maintaining and developing good client relationships.
Principal Accountabilities / Objectives:
-Deliver high quality survey and drawing outputs supported by the central survey management team
-Provide survey services to support the growth and development of other company businesses
-Develop and maintain good client relationships
Job Content / Main Tasks:
-Produce client reports and drawings to be verified by the Survey Manager
-Communicate project related issues to the Survey Manager
-Monitor costs, technical provision and project progress and provide updates to the Survey Manager
-Quality checking of surveys prior to verification by the Survey Manager
-Maintain an good knowledge of survey technology and software
-Assist management in the production of time/cost estimates for projects
-Assist with the production of Method Statements and Risk Assessments
-Lead and manage the delivery of drainage and land survey work within the region
-Undertake all appropriate training and certification
-Ad hoc duties as from time to time required and reasonably requested to support the business
-Hold an academic qualification in land surveying and have substantial post qualification experience.
-Some ability to deliver Underground Utility Surveys would be a distinct advantage.
-Experience of and ability to deliver control, land, and measured building surveys
-High competence level in data processing, quality control and job management
-Highly proficient in the use of GPS and CAD
-Experience of working with a wide range of clients within the topographical and underground utility location marketplace
-Experience of managing the delivery of survey projects and dealing directly with clients
-Strong H&S culture and experience of managing safe working systems
-Good computer skills
-Full driving licence
-Good Geographical knowledge of the region.
-Highly responsible and conscientious individual
-Keen sense of initiative, flexibility and a positive attitude
-Ability to prioritise workload and work to tight deadlines
-Strong teamwork ethic
-Enthusiastic and reliable
-Willing to work additional hours and/or weekends when required
-Good client skills
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