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Project Surveyor

Jobs in Aberdeen, Aberdeen City, City of Aberdeen, Scotland

Acteon Jobs
 Posted about : 24 days ago

UTEC, part of Acteon Group, is one of the world's largest independent offshore and onshore survey providers. We provide a wide range of survey, positioning and data management services using the most advanced equipment and techniques. The data we generate provides our clients with the information they need to make critical, well informed, business decisions.

UTEC are currently looking to hire a Project Surveyor on a full-time permanent basis. Located in Aberdeen, Livingston or remotely, the Project Surveyor will provide technical survey expertise while assisting Project Managers to achieve safe and profitable execution of assigned projects. They will initiate and coordinate communication between all concerned parties including customers, suppliers, and both onshore and offshore Company staff. The Project Surveyor will contribute in continually monitoring and improving procedures to ensure quality results are achieved. This position will be onshore based however occasional trips offshore will be required.


  • Assist to manage complete lifecycle of projects, from award phase, through planning, execution, monitoring, completion, and closeout phases, as well as post-completion evaluation and review.
  • Contribute to project risk assessments prior to mobilisation.
  • Confirm and accept transfer of project material generated during the bid stage to project teams, including contract requirements, technical specifications, and commercial terms needed for proper execution of projects.
  • Assist in project execution and be responsible for identification, documentation, and action on contractual variations as they arise.
  • Assist the Operations Management of personnel requirements for projects.
  • Source project equipment both internally and externally for project execution.
  • Identify and mitigate potential technical, commercial, QHSE risks for assigned projects.
  • Utilise the appropriate procedures, work instructions, and forms within the IMS to properly facilitate compliance with Company standards.
  • Review survey specifications in contract and project documentation.
  • Provide input to the preparation of commercial and technical proposals as required.
  • Compile project specific survey procedures in line with the Company's operating procedures.
  • Work with other disciplines within the Company to ensure high quality technical content for commercial and project support.
  • Keep up to date on relevant technical developments, working practices and Company procedures.
  • Provide technical support to offshore teams as and when required.
  • QC and issue of final reports in line with agreed timescales.
  • Completion of project risk assessments prior to mobilisation.
  • Participate in quality control of final deliverables to client.
  • Liaise with internal logistics personnel to coordinate offshore staff and equipment mobilisation


  • Bachelors degree and/or experience in similar role
  • Offshore survey industry experience as a Senior Surveyor and/or Party Chief required
  • Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is essential
  • Ability to perform tasks and achieve results with a high degree of accuracy and precision
  • Ability to competently and professionally present project materials in client meetings, as well as identify and mitigate client concerns
  • Ability to work both independently and within teams
  • Must hold a valid passport free from status or restrictive conditions that preclude travel to and work in countries where the Company routinely operates