Company: Wood
Skills: Surveying
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Staines-upon-Thames, England, United Kingdom


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting a Project Surveyor on a contract basis to support projects from our Staines office.

The objective of the role is to provide effective onshore, nearshore and offshore geophysical and hydrographic survey support to projects as required and to represent the clients best interests.
  • Comply with company safety rules and training, conduct operations safely and report any unsafe condition or practices immediately to his/her supervisor
  • Represent the client's interests by ensuring survey contractors deliver survey data that is fit for purpose
  • Development of Scopes of work, technical specifications and pricing form preparation
  • Technical and commercial tender evaluation
  • Offshore QC / supervision and management of survey contractors
  • Review of survey contractor reports and data
  • Geospatial data management and use


Skills / Qualifications

  • Surveying, Geomatics or Hydrography degree
  • Must have significant offshore / subsea survey experience as Party Chief / Reporting Manager
  • Ideally would have previous experience as a Project Surveyor
  • Knowledge of installation, configuration and operation of contemporary survey-related hardware and software
  • Full understanding of calibration requirements and procedures for survey systems and sensors
  • Experience of spatial data manipulation and management
  • Working knowledge of geodesy and geotechnical sampling
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office and geospatial data manipulation software including Blue Marble Geographic Calculator, ESRI ArcGIS and Autodesk AutoCAD
  • Must have good knowledge of IT systems
  • Working knowledge of Oil & Gas and Renewable industries technical specifications and standards

Personal Skills
  • Strong problem solving
  • Proactive
  • Strong communication skills
  • Self confidence and ability to assert oneself where necessary
  • Effective time management skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to be responsive and open to changing circumstances
  • Able to be adaptable and flexible to varying workscopes across disciplines
  • Capable of representing Wood in a professional manner


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.