Junior Land Surveyor

Bicester (OX26 1TD) / Crewe (CW1 6UY) / Thetford (IP24 6RL)

Job Type

Full Time / Permanent



Take charge of your career with Dalcour Maclaren. We are recruiting a Junior Land Surveyor with our Geomatics Team.
When you’re part of an organisation that has demonstrated double digit revenue growth for the past 5 years you know that our business means business.

If you’re dynamic, ambitious and focussed, and looking to for a career with an exciting, growing and dynamic business, we want to hear from you!

What to expect

As a Junior Land Surveyor in our busy Land Surveying and Geomatics Specialist Team, based out of our Crewe Office you will develop your technical skills to, assist the Land Surveying team to carry out land surveys, data collection and setting out for large scale, fast paced utility and infrastructure projects across the country.

As a Junior Land Surveyor you will gradually be given the opportunity to undertake and understand the full range of tasks, standards and deliverables required of the team to, in time, become proficient in all of them and a valued member of the team.

You will gain essential knowledge and skills to help progress own career and complete regular CPD activities towards chosen professional qualification.


What you will need

  • An interest in Surveying, Engineering or Geography and have a desire to progress a career in land surveying in the utility and infrastructure sector.

  • Have working knowledge of or interest in using Trimble and Radiodetection Survey Equipment – Total Stations, GPS/GNSS, Laser Scanning, Controllers and Cable and Pipeline Precision Locators and Transmitters.

  • Keen to develop skills in preparing and processing survey data and producing 2D and 3D plans and models in AutoCAD or GIS software.

  • Comfortable meeting people on-site – colleagues, clients, landowners and other stakeholders – and capable of discussing the survey and scheme you are conducting.

  • You will be prepared to occasionally work away from home (accommodation and meals will be provided).

  • You will have great IT skills, be interested in the latest technology and be ready to take on new challenges.

  • You will be organised, results-driven, with great attention to detail and love finding solutions to problems.

  • Have great verbal and written communication skills.

  • May have an interest in rural affairs and experience in utilities, construction or infrastructure (not essential).

What’s in it for you?

In addition to the competitive salary & pension, we offer:

  • Annual bonus scheme

  • Vitality Health Membership (Benefits include: access to discounted insurances, gym & fitness discounts, travel and wellness benefits)

  • Professional subscriptions paid for

  • 25 days annual holiday plus 1 day to celebrate your birthday

  • Access to the DM Academy to support your continuing professional growth

  • The Flexible Advantage Policy – allowing you to strike that all important work/life balance

  • Regular One Teamevents calendar building our team and celebrating our achievements

  • Time for you to give back to our communities and raise money for good causes

  • Cycle to work scheme

What our employees say

“Utilities and Infrastructure is a great industry to work in, and there are so many progression opportunities at DM”


“At DM you will find a challenging role with all the support you need to make the most of the opportunities you will be presented with”


If this sounds like the role for you the apply today ! Dalcour Maclaren and you – your future delivered.


Dalcour Maclaren is committed to equal opportunities for all.

Dalcour Maclaren considers that this role does not meet the criteria to be considered within the Home Office Shortage Occupation List. Therefore, Dalcour Maclaren will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work for an indefinite period in the UK.