Junior Wayleave Officer - Telecoms

Devon (Workstream), Bristol (Office)

Job Type

Full Time / Permanent


U&I Surveying

Take charge of your career with Dalcour Maclaren. Be part of an organisation that has demonstrated double digit revenue growth for the past 5 years! Join us as a Junior Wayleave Officer, with sites based in North Devon, and 1-2 days based in our Bristol office. No previous experience required; full training will be given.

About us

At Dalcour Maclaren we are different - we are challenging the norm. We are a fundamental part of the UK's utility and infrastructure industry, pushing a new breed of consultancy within these sectors. We are focussed on the fantastic people within our team whom we value, we trust, develop and empower - which in turn creates a winning formula for success. We offer an A* service to our portfolio of blue-chip clients and have grown year on year to become one of the leaders in the infrastructure and utility sectors.

So, what is this Junior Wayleave Officer role about?

In this role, you will predominantly assist our Clients in securing consents for fibre projects. You will be the primary contact for landowners impacted by our Clients proposed work, drafting and issuing required documentation and liaising with them to secure agreements where needed.


The sites within this workstream are based in and around North Devon, with regular visits to our Bristol Office

What will I be doing?

  • Proactive engagement with landowners using various forms of communication (letters, phone calls, site visits or virtual meetings) to secure the consents required

  • Provide clear updates to Client's progress reports and, where appropriate, provide additional support and advice to build positive relationships with Client teams

  • Attending ad-hoc project calls and project reviews with the Client as required

  • Taking a solution and proactive based approach to resolving issues

  • Maintain accurate stakeholder records tracking progress and for escalation purposes, providing clear and concise records with supporting photographs (if required)

  • Working in line with Client-set timeframes and targets to ensure the programme is delivered

You will be perfect for this role if you have

  • A full UK driving licence

  • A willingness to learn and apply new skills in a new work environment with opportunities for progression

  • A basic understanding of Outlook, Microsoft Office and a readiness to learn more

  • A desire to work within a team to meet deadlines, achieve goals and deliver Clients needs

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 Team events 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, then 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.