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Morgan Sindall Construction and Infrastructure
Vacancy title
Engineering Land Surveyor
Contract type
Full time permanent

Engineering Land Surveyor 

Location: Fareham 

*Morgan Sindall has a commitment to sourcing candidates directly and as such we do not accept speculative CV’s from agencies.*

About us:

Would you like to work for one of the most successful and secure companies within the UK Construction and Infrastructure industry with a vision to be a market leader across all of the sectors in which we operate?

Morgan Sindall provides national construction and infrastructure services to private and public sector customers across a comprehensive range of markets. We aim to create great results for our customers, partners, ourselves, and our employees.

With talented people as the key to our success we operate a culture whereby personal and professional development are at the forefront of our efforts to attract and retain the best people in the industry.

Read more about our Highways work here - 


We have a fantastic opportunity within our Highways business unit for an ambitious and talented Engineering Land Surveyor to work on the M27 Smart Motorways Scheme. 

The Engineering Land Surveyor will be responsible for organising own work load, scheduling Surveying works and meeting project deadlines for the delivery of Surveying data. Providing technical and administrative services to meet project specifications and dimensional control of construction works.


Good experience on similar work is desirable, the applicant will be required to work largely under their own initiative reporting to our Survey Manager. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a successful, growing and exciting team.


The Person:

  • HND/Degree or equivalent in Land Surveying or related technical discipline
  • Civil engineering and construction experience, preferably on Highways
  • A member of the Chartered Institute of Civil Engineering Surveyors or working towards membership
  • Hold a relevant CSCS Card
  • Experience of survey control networks, including coordinate systems
  • Experience of survey monitoring regimes, and interpreting the data produced
  • Fully conversant with the use of modern Survey instruments such as :Robotic Total Stations, GPS, Digital Levels & 3D Laser Scanners
  • Experienced and confident in the use of a relevant Survey package such as LSS/NRG
  • Have experience of AutoCAD
  • Knowledge of the use of UAS in Surveying
  • Knowledge of BIM
  • Good IT skills and able to work confidently with MS Office and other system applications

The Project:

The Morgan Sindall and BAM Nuttall joint venture, bmJV, has been awarded two contracts worth a total of £322 million to deliver part of Highways England’s smart motorway programme.  

The first contract contract, worth £218 million to bmJV, will see the M27 between junctions 4 and 11 converted to create permanent dual 4-lane all lane running along the 15-mile stretch. The design phase will commence in January 2018 with bmJV supported by design partners SWECO/Mott Macdonald and WSP. Construction will begin in spring 2018

In addition, the second, a two stage design and build contract worth £104 million, is to upgrade 10 miles of the M62 between Warrington (J10) and Manchester (J12). bmJV, supported by design partners WSP and AECOM, commenced the design phase in December 2017, with works planned to start on site from spring 2018.

Both contracts have been awarded under Highway’s England’s Collaborative Delivery Framework, the largest ever for the improvement of England’s motorways and A roads, representing the government’s commitment to investing in infrastructure to boost the economy. bmJV was awarded a place on the framework in 2014.


Morgan Sindall is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People ‘Two Ticks’ accreditation.  We are also an Investors in People company.


Morgan Sindall is unable to employ anyone who does not have the legal right to live and work in the UK.

We can potentially consider certain types of flexible working in this role for the right candidate, subject to meeting business needs.

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