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Dumfries & Galloway


£12 - £14 per hour

We are delighted to hear from you if you are recently qualified as an Engineering or Land Surveyor and would like an immediate one week contract working on an interesting and exciting assignment. If you are searching for your first contract as a Surveyor or are looking to add to your assignment portfolio since qualifying, then we would love to discuss this role with you further.

Working on a dam monitoring project in Dumfries and Galloway you will provide support to the Lead Surveyor including setting up and levelling the instruments. You will benefit greatly from working with a highly professional Surveyor in which you can learn on the job and expand your skills and abilities.

This is a 12 day assignment and your role as Survey Assistant will include:

  • Setting up the survey equipment and moving to post as instructed by the Lead Surveyor

  • Overseeing the safety of the equipment

  • Assisting in anywhere to complete the required work

As a newly qualified Land or Engineering Surveyor this assignment will gain you valuable knowledge and experience working on this challenging but stimulating monitoring project in the beautiful Scottish region of Dumfries & Galloway.

If you believe you have the right skills and experience for this role, you will also need to demonstrate:

  • Qualification in Engineering/Land Surveying preferable

  • Capable of setting up Survey equipment over a point

  • Knowledge or theory of survey procedures

  • Committed and obedient to instructions

  • CSCS essential; First Aid, SMSTS or SSSTS will be an advantage

Would you like to be considered for this contract commencing next week which would enable you to gain valuable skills and experience? If so, then please submit your CV and apply to register your interest.


Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence. Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website.

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