Land Surveyor

United Kingdom
19 Sep 2020
06 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Location: Hinkley Point C, Somerset, postcode is TA5 1UF
Organisation Information:
Bouygues Travaux Publics (TP) and Laing O'Rourke, two of Europe's most dynamic engineering and construction specialists, are working together in a joint venture named BYLOR to deliver the main civil engineering works at Hinkley Point C (HPC) worth over GBP2.8 billion.
Bylor are pushing the boundaries of innovation and modern technology while delivering high quality construction on a massive scale. Bylor have already broken the UK record for the largest continuous concrete pour of 9,000m3 of concrete.
This is great opportunity to be part of a dynamic organisation that is challenging the industry and making history.
Purpose of the Land Surveyor role:
Surveyors supports the engineering team through all phases of the construction project. supplying sites plans, implement new technology and precision instrumentation & setting out structural features. The survey role also involves implementing Quality Assurances processes and supplying project deliverables & QA reports to the client.
Key responsibilities and specific accountabilities for the Land Surveyor:
  • Undertaking land / topographic and engineering surveys, using a variety of specialist equipment and technology, such as robotics and 3D scanners
  • Setting out Analysing data using plans, maps, charts and software such as AutoCAD, Civils3D, Leica Survey
  • Preparing survey drawings
  • Presenting data to clients and writing reports
  • Advising about technical matters
  • Working both on site and in an office as required
Land Surveyor essential skills & knowledge:
Technical Skills:
  • 2 years + in a similar role
  • Specialist land surveying skills
  • Experience of large Infrastructure projects
  • Knowledge of and experience in reinforced concrete is a must
  • Must have experience in the use of an EDM/Total Station
Interpersonal Skills:
  • Numeracy and the ability to make mathematical calculations
  • The ability to understand and interpret data
  • Lateral and logical thinking
  • Cutting-edge IT skills and confidence with new technology
  • Problem solving and analysis
  • Attention to detail
  • Client management/customer service skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Organisation and time management
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team
Education & Qualifications:
  • Degree in Geomatics /Engineering Surveying (Desirable but not essential)
  • ICES/RICS (Desirable but not essential)
  • Technical Qualifications (NVQ/HNC etc)
Additional Information:
All positions with Bylor are employed directly with either Laing O'Rourke or Bouygues Travaux Public and include competitive salaries, private medical insurance, company pension schemes and annual holiday allowance. Some grades will also include a company car allowance.
Unless stated otherwise all positions are based at Hinkley Point C in Somerset.
Somerset boasts beautiful English countryside, an attractive coastline, interesting towns and villages along with easy access to the M5 and within proximity to the cities of Bristol and Exeter. Bylor are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and promote greater equality, diversity and inclusion in our workplace...... click apply for full job details