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Utility Surveyor

Ref no. BHN569076
Location Dartford, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Our client, a leading construction company in the energy sector, is seeking a skilled and experienced Utility Surveyor to join their team.

Key skills required for this role

EML, GPR, GPS, digital Total Stations, and CAD packages.


Utility Surveyor - Dartford

Job description

As a Utility Surveyor, you will play a vital role in the success of projects by undertaking utility surveys, producing CAD drawings and reports, and assisting in the overall development of the survey department.

The Role

You will receive client briefs, formulate scopes of work, and develop design philosophies. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Undertaking utility surveys from start to finish
  • Manhole lifting, recording observations, and measurements
  • Locating utilities through electromagnetic locators and ground-penetrating radar
  • Total station and GPS/GNSS observations
  • Producing Utility Survey drawings and reports
  • Managing and maintaining survey equipment
  • Production of CAD drawings from survey data
  • Post-processing of GPR data
  • Assisting in the overall development of the survey department
  • Having knowledge of PAS128 and concepts related to the safe design and operation of on-site activities

Skills and Experience

  • You are technically minded with a minimum of 2 years' experience in the utility mapping industry
  • The ideal candidate should have a proactive attitude, a willingness to embrace new techniques, and familiarity with the latest digital mapping technology, along with demonstrable expertise with EML, GPR, GPS, digital Total Stations, and CAD packages
  • It would be advantageous to possess NVQ3 in utility mapping or higher and have confidence in using GPR data post-processing software

Our Company

Our client is an innovative and family-owned construction business in the UK. They are dedicated to providing fresh drinking water and power to millions of homes and businesses. With a focus on sustainability and a commitment to their employees, they are a company that makes a lasting impact.

What Next

If you are an experienced Utility Surveyor looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity, apply now! Our client values their candidates and will respond to your application within two weeks. Don't hesitate to follow up if you don't receive feedback within that timeframe.


In addition to a competitive salary of up to £40,000, our client offers a comprehensive benefits package including a pension scheme, healthcare, and 24-26 days of annual leave. They also provide employee perks through their Clancy Xtras benefits program, which offers discounts at well-known retailers. Furthermore, they offer a cycle to work scheme and an Employee Assistance Programme.
Our client is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. They are proud signatories of the Armed Forces Covenant and Disability Confident Committed programs. If you require any reasonable adjustments for the interview process, please let us know, and we will be happy to assist.

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