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Land Surveyor in Glasgow at UTEC Survey Group

Date Posted: 4/2/2021

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Job Description

UTEC, part of Acteon Group, is one of the world's largest independent offshore and onshore survey providers. We provide a wide range of survey, positioning and data management services using the most advanced equipment and techniques. The data we generate provides our clients with the information they need to make critical, well informed, business decisions.

UTEC StarNet is a division of UTEC, specialising in 3D asset management software solutions, land surveying, laser scanning, photogrammetry and telecoms services

UTEC StarNet are currently looking to hire a Surveyor based in Livingston. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivery of topographic & utility surveys within their region (with an emphasis on Utilities Surveying). The Surveyor will continually monitor and improve procedures to ensure quality results are achieved. The successful candidate will ideally be multi-skilled and have experience of other survey types such as setting-out and Measured Building surveys.


  • Execute projects as required to meet specification and time constraints
  • Confirm and accept transfer of project pack from their Project Manager including contract requirements, technical specifications needed for proper execution of projects
  • Oversee project execution and be responsible for identification, documentation and action on on-site variations as they arise
  • Assist other offices in planning and resource allocation
  • Liaise with clients on company execution of projects and recording of key performance indicators
  • Identify and mitigate potential technical, commercial, QHSE risks for assigned projects
  • Conduct site and client visits as required
  • Review method statements and risk assessments for project work
  • Support preparation of standard procedures for specific tasks
  • Promote Company services during day-to-day contact with existing and potential clients
  • Provide relevant information to support the monitoring of project costs (3rd party and internal) against revenue on a daily basis, and support the Operations Manager in preparing weekly and monthly tracking reports of estimated progress.
  • Support the Operations Manager in the personnel performance reviews/appraisals for junior members of your team, and provide specific performance data/feedback to supervisors of non-direct reports assigned to your projects
  • Help identify HSE, technical and personal development training needs within the team
  • Complete weekly timesheets & expenses


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience in Geospatial/Industrial Measurement industry required
  • Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is essential
  • Ability to perform tasks and achieve results with a high degree of accuracy and precision
  • Ability to work both independently and within teams
  • Holding a valid drivers licence is essential for this role
  • Must hold a valid passport free from status or restrictive conditions that preclude travel to and work in countries where the company routinely operates