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Senior Surveyor

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Senior Surveyor


This is a promising opportunity for a highly knowledgeable, professional, senior level surveyor to join and help develop a new survey team within QTS, based in the North-West of England.

Following continued growth and expansion, and our success in recent framework contracts in the North-West and Central and Eastern Regions, we are now looking to enhance our survey teams in these areas.

QTS is a company that has successfully invested heavily in our Survey Department in Scotland over the past few years and are now seeking to replicate this elsewhere. It is with this reliable, well-established team, containing various senior level surveyors each with over 20 years’ experience within the industry, that we would assist and support the growth and development of a survey division south of the border.

Skills Required:

  • Previous Senior level Surveyor experience (desirable)
  • The ideal candidate will be well versed in all aspects of surveying, setting out engineering works.
  • A good knowledge of processing software is expected. AutoCAD & LSS is preferred.
  • Must be prepared to train other members of staff and be ready to take on a leadership-based role within the team.
  • They will be expected to take on a lead surveyor role on any topographical surveys, QA processes and give instruction/advice on best practice to other surveyors, where required.
  • Be capable of undertaking all aspects of setting out, can interpret drawings and confident in giving instruction to site teams.
  • Willingness to undertake mentoring for other engineers when required.
  • Confidence and knowledge in track monitoring processes and procedures is also a necessity for this role within the team.
  • Will be able to assist with management duties on request.
  • Senior level surveyor should also possess skills in other aspects of surveying, laser scanning/ drone works, 3d modelling, etc.
  • Have the drive and the willingness to expand their own skillset to keep up to date with advances in technology and the digitalisation of the industry.
  • Full UK driver’s license.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Company pension
  • Excellent training and development
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Employee health assistance scheme
  • 25 holidays per year plus bank holidays
  • Dog friendly office
  • Volunteer Days

QTS is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identify or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability or age.


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