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Site Surveyor


Balfour Beatty
Location: Hull
Job type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Category: Surveying Jobs
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Site Surveyor


Job number: UK17813

Company/Division: Construction Services UK

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, Yorkshire and Humber, Hull


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Site Surveyor to join our Highways team to work in Hull.

Role purpose

* To support the Survey Project Manager in delivery of land survey requirements for the project Balfour Beatty project/s;
* To assist Engineering Surveying team in the acquisition of asset, topographical, Survey and for the provision of control and setting out to meet the Project and department needs;
* Responsible for safe working of themselves and others whilst carrying out their work, in line with the Companys procedures;
* Occasional unsocial hours working , weekends , night shifts may be required;
* Manage and upkeep instrument QA records in line with BMS;
* Supporting H&S and Sustainability initiatives.

What you'll be doing

As a Site Surveyor, your main responsibilities are as follows:

* Management and delivery of the surveying requirements for the surveying team in the accurate acquisition of asset, topographical and monitoring data, the provision of control and setting out to meet the project needs;
* Safe working of yourself and others whilst carrying out work, in line with the companys procedures;
* Establish all deliverables in the required formats to their customers;
* Assist with the storing and distribution of data;
* Control and maintenance of all survey equipment in line with the companys procedures;
* Educate junior survey and engineering team members in survey issues, including instrument and software use;
* Proactively Support the Survey team to implement processes/culture/technology: Research, develop, implement, review new ways of working which will benefit the project by increasing efficiency, reducing cost, improve quality, sustainability and aiming for Zero Harm;
* Provide on-going internal training / technical orientation to new staff / external training.

Who we're looking for

The following qualities and experience are essential:

* Degree or Diploma equivalent;
* Driving licence;
* Deliver training and support to junior survey and engineering staff;
* Full knowledge of NRG survey software;
* Experience in engineering surveying;
* Experience in construction survey requirements;
* Experience of settlement monitoring systems, methods and technology;
* Knowledge of geodetic requirements for highways projects;
* Very good knowledge of computer systems and modern survey equipment with data transmission;
* Ability to Write method statements and risk assessments;
* Knowledge of laser scanning applications;
* Adaptable approach to work. Prepared to develop team & train junior staff;
* Fully competent with total stations, precise digital levelling;
* Full knowledge of setting up GPS and Radio Networks;
* Ability to work in difficult conditions and to deadlines;
* Very accurate and meticulous person;
* Knowledge of preparation and managing adherence to surveying procedures;
* Able to identify and apply surveying tolerance requirements;
* Good communication skills with an ability to form effective relationships with partners under time pressure;
* Experience of working collaboratively in either a consultant or contractor environment;
* Proficiency in IT and numeracy;
* Ability to form effective relationships with the project team, supply chain partners and clients under time pressure;
* Demonstrable track record of delivering a high quality product to tight deadlines;
* Able to demonstrate strong technical ability with the use of survey software applications;
* Keen to learn develop and support members of the survey team;
* Valid CSCS card

The following qualities and experience are desirable:

* Professional membership is an advantage but not essential

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Our Highways Business Unit maintain, manage and operate major highway networks across the UK and support local authorities creating communities where people want to live, work and play.

We provide high quality asset strategy, management and planning consultancy services to a wide range of public and private sector customers. We also provide specialist, reliable, sustainable and creative advice for asset management planning and implementation in the UK.

We create safe, flexible and dynamic public spaces. We are right at the heart of a vital place-shaping agenda that brings together local authorities, local communities, central government and the private sector.

The essential work is to keep daily life moving!

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Apply Now
Site Surveyor


Job number: UK17813

Company/Division: Construction Services UK

Career area: Design Engineering

Country: UK


Location:

UK, Yorkshire and Humber, Hull


Contract type:

Permanent

Apply Now

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for a Site Surveyor to join our Highways team to work in Hull.

Role purpose

* To support the Survey Project Manager in delivery of land survey requirements for the project Balfour Beatty project/s;
* To assist Engineering Surveying team in the acquisition of asset, topographical, Survey and for the provision of control and setting out to meet the Project and department needs;
* Responsible for safe working of themselves and others whilst carrying out their work, in line with the Companys procedures;
* Occasional unsocial hours working , weekends , night shifts may be required;
* Manage and upkeep instrument QA records in line with BMS;
* Supporting H&S and Sustainability initiatives.

What you'll be doing

As a Site Surveyor, your main responsibilities are as follows:

* Management and delivery of the surveying requirements for the surveying team in the accurate acquisition of asset, topographical and monitoring data, the provision of control and setting out to meet the project needs;
* Safe working of yourself and others whilst carrying out work, in line with the companys procedures;
* Establish all deliverables in the required formats to their customers;
* Assist with the storing and distribution of data;
* Control and maintenance of all survey equipment in line with the companys procedures;
* Educate junior survey and engineering team members in survey issues, including instrument and software use;
* Proactively Support the Survey team to implement processes/culture/technology: Research, develop, implement, review new ways of working which will benefit the project by increasing efficiency, reducing cost, improve quality, sustainability and aiming for Zero Harm;
* Provide on-going internal training / technical orientation to new staff / external training.

Who we're looking for

The following qualities and experience are essential:

* Degree or Diploma equivalent;
* Driving licence;
* Deliver training and support to junior survey and engineering staff;
* Full knowledge of NRG survey software;
* Experience in engineering surveying;
* Experience in construction survey requirements;
* Experience of settlement monitoring systems, methods and technology;
* Knowledge of geodetic requirements for highways projects;
* Very good knowledge of computer systems and modern survey equipment with data transmission;
* Ability to Write method statements and risk assessments;
* Knowledge of laser scanning applications;
* Adaptable approach to work. Prepared to develop team & train junior staff;
* Fully competent with total stations, precise digital levelling;
* Full knowledge of setting up GPS and Radio Networks;
* Ability to work in difficult conditions and to deadlines;
* Very accurate and meticulous person;
* Knowledge of preparation and managing adherence to surveying procedures;
* Able to identify and apply surveying tolerance requirements;
* Good communication skills with an ability to form effective relationships with partners under time pressure;
* Experience of working collaboratively in either a consultant or contractor environment;
* Proficiency in IT and numeracy;
* Ability to form effective relationships with the project team, supply chain partners and clients under time pressure;
* Demonstrable track record of delivering a high quality product to tight deadlines;
* Able to demonstrate strong technical ability with the use of survey software applications;
* Keen to learn develop and support members of the survey team;
* Valid CSCS card

The following qualities and experience are desirable:

* Professional membership is an advantage but not essential

Why work for us

Day in, day out, our teams deliver amazing projects in challenging conditions; developing, managing and maintaining the vital infrastructure and public spaces that modern economies, societies and communities rely on.

About us

Our Highways Business Unit maintain, manage and operate major highway networks across the UK and support local authorities creating communities where people want to live, work and play.

We provide high quality asset strategy, management and planning consultancy services to a wide range of public and private sector customers. We also provide specialist, reliable, sustainable and creative advice for asset management planning and implementation in the UK.

We create safe, flexible and dynamic public spaces. We are right at the heart of a vital place-shaping agenda that brings together local authorities, local communities, central government and the private sector.

The essential work is to keep daily life moving!

We value diversity and celebrate individual differences, believing that our inclusive culture helps the business continue to grow as a strong, dynamic and innovative organisation.

Balfour Beatty is a corporate signatory to WISE (Women in Science & Engineering). Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture. We are a member of the Top Employers' Charter through which we demonstrate our commitment to enabling parents to progress and enhance their careers whilst managing the challenges of family life.

Balfour Beatty is also Gold Award holders in the Ministry of Defence 'Employer Recognition Scheme' and actively encourage applications from Armed Forces personnel, veterans and reservists.

Apply Now
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