Surveying Engineer

Location Aberdeenshire
Discipline: Engineering
Job type: Contract
Contact name: JeanMarie Salmacis

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Job ref: Surveying Engineer
Published: 6 days ago

​As a Surveying Engineer you will be responsible for undertaking all works associated with and

including the surveying and planning of optimal fibre optic (FTTP/FTTH) routes for the client.

Main Responsibilities and Activities

• Attending sites to determine the best installation route for fibre optic network lines.

• Understanding and surveying existing fibre optic network infrastructure including ducts

and potentials for upgrades.

• Interpreting telecom design blueprints and construction maps.

• Completing survey documentation job packs: ISP pathways, drawings, address listings, bill

of materials, confirmation pictures, construction plans and project timescales.

• Carrying out area surveys to ascertain whether any obstructions will prevent a successful


• Meeting with clients to resolve any issues preventing the project receiving approval to

move forward.

• Identifying customer networks and reviewing proposed methods of construction to

ensure that all requirements are compliant.

• Completing all necessary steps to ensure that wayleaves, permits, re-routes, timescales

and agreements are obtained correctly.

• Identifying civils works for FTTP where required.

• Competently utilising various design software packages such as Gridworx Internal Box to

Box Surveying Management System, Openreach Orion System, GIS, Visio, CAD, Power

Point to create professional job packs.

• Manage a program of works to deliver client targets and expectations.

• Conduct Onsite Safety Audits/Risk Assessments.

• Conduct Quality Checks.

• Each completed estimate must be quality checked before returning as complete.

• Work with Project Manager and Co-Ordinator to build a program of works.

• Set a good example to all employees.

• Ensure compliance with all company-controlled documents, including all method

statements and procedures.

• Be pro-active in developing new systems to meet the changing needs of the department.

• Liaison with third parties working in conjunction with the group to meet client’s needs.

• Delivering a consistently high level of customer service when out in the field.

• Working and ensuring that you are working with in the Health and Safety requirements as

per company policy.