Careers

Geomatics Survey Manager

Formby Surveys has the requirement for a Survey Manager who will take responsibility for all field / site-based operations and report directly to the Operations Director. The Survey Manager position in one of responsibility and as such the successful candidate should conduct themselves in accordance with this position and understand the separation between staff, management and directors.

The successful candidate should have a track record in the field of Geomatics with a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience and an understanding of surveying “first principles”.

Role and Tasks:

Typically, tasks include the following (not exhaustive):

  • In a project management capacity, plan, organise & schedule all field operations in conjunction with the Operations Director
  • Assume responsibility for managing & delivering large projects as well as their own individual projects
  • Monitor the performance & quality of field staff ensuring their compliance with client specifications & good surveying practice
  • In a technical capacity, perform complex Geomatics tasks and develop concepts and criteria for work to be carried out by others, assess the feasibility and soundness of proposals, particularly when there are special problems or limited data
  • As a Geomatics Specialist carry out complex or novel projects requiring the development of new / improved techniques
  • Liaise with other professional staff within the company, clients and other external organisations as necessary
  • Ensure at all times a pro-active approach is adopted coupled with a “can do” attitude

Competencies & Experience:

The Survey Manager will have:

  • Ideally degree educated with membership of a relevant professional organisation
  • A proven track record in the Geomatics industry with knowledge of topographical mapping, measured building surveys & laser scanning as well as a technical knowledge of activities undertaken in the measurement & property development professions
  • A detailed knowledge of those IT systems deployed, including hardware and software
  • The ability to demonstrate & encourage team working / building relationships both internally (staff) & externally (clients)
  • Excellent communication skills and above average attention to detail
  • A commitment to and an ability to create a team based working culture, spanning the “pool” of resources
  • An ability to delegate, but not abdicate

Application:

  • Candidates should apply via email (careers@formbysurveys.com) and include a letter, detailed CV and any other relevant information
  • Successful candidates will be invited for interview

Geomatics Surveyor

We require a candidate, with a minimum of 2 years experience, to join our team who can demonstrate key skills in the specific area of measured building surveying & land surveying.

The candidate should be able to demonstrate adequate measurement surveying skills ranging from laser scanning, topographic surveying and measured building surveying together with the ability to process survey data and produce final drawings.

The successful candidate should ideally possess the ability to work individually, as well as part of a team, with an emphasis on quality and attention to detail.  A proven track record in this field will need to be demonstrated in the following:-

  • Existing measured building surveying experience essential
  • 3D laser scanning experience essential
  • Robotic total station & GPS knowledge
  • Survey data processing skills
  • Time management skills with an emphasis on delivery
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to working hours

This is a very specific role, please only apply if you meet the strict criteria - we do not require design skills, we are looking specifically for a candidate who has a working knowledge of point clouds and using them within Revit.

Application:

  • Candidates should apply via email (careers@formbysurveys.com) and include a letter, detailed CV and any other relevant information
  • Successful candidates will be invited for interview

Revit Technician

We are seeking a candidate to join our team who can demonstrate key skills in the specific area of Revit modelling from existing 3D point clouds and 2D data. It's important to note that this is not a design position - we are specifically looking for a candidate with a minimum of 1-2 years "Scan to BIM" experience and knowledge. The candidate should be able to demonstrate an understanding of a "Scan to BIM" workflow and an understanding of 3D laser scanning would be an advantage and be able to demonstrate the following:-

  • Experience of working with 3D point clouds
  • An understanding of the complexities of creating as-built Revit models
  • Knowledge and understanding of Revit templates, families and custom modelling
  • Time management skills with an emphasis on delivery
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to working hours

Application:

  • Candidates should apply via email (careers@formbysurveys.com) and include a letter, detailed CV and any other relevant information
  • Successful candidates will be invited for interview

This is a very specific role, please only apply if you meet the strict criteria - we do not require design skills, we are looking specifically for a candidate who has a working knowledge of point clouds and using them within Revit.

CAD Technician

We require a candidate to join our team who can demonstrate key skills in the specific area of CAD drafting (AutoCAD). Its important to note that this is not a design position - we are specifically looking for a candidate with some experience and knowledge of 2D CAD work. The candidate should be able to demonstrate an understanding of a CAD drawings / surveys and be able to demonstrate the following:-

  • Experience of working with 2D drawings
  • Knowledge and understanding of CAD templates, blocks and layering
  • Time management skills with an emphasis on delivery
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to working hours

Application:

  • Candidates should apply via email (careers@formbysurveys.com) and include a letter, detailed CV and any other relevant information
  • Successful candidates will be invited for interview

Please only apply if you meet the strict criteria - we do not require design skills, we are looking specifically for a candidate who has a working knowledge of AutoCAD.

Marketing Coordinator

We require a candidate, with a minimum of 1 years’ experience, to join our team as a marketing coordinator.  This position could be considered as either full-time or part-time depending on the candidate.

The role of a Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for all marketing, website and social media activities within the company and should be able to demonstrate skills in respect of the following:-

  • Website maintenance & content production
  • Developing & managing digital marketing & email campaigns
  • Overseeing the social media strategy for the company
  • Manage and maintain our company brand
  • Responsibility for planning & budgetary control of all marketing
  • Evaluating customer research, market conditions & competitor data, together with customer feedback
  • Review new technologies & keep the company at the forefront of developments in digital marketing

The successful candidate should have:-

  • An understanding of office IT systems including hardware and software and knowledge of networks, email and Microsoft applications
  • Experience of working with imagery and video
  • Ability to design, implement and execute social media and email campaigns
  • Ability to design, manage and maintain several websites through WordPress CMS
  • Demonstrates ability for team working and building relationships both internally amongst staff   and externally with clients
  • A commitment to and an ability to create a team based working culture amongst all staff including trainees and assistance
  • Strong levels of self-management and time management are essential

Application:

  • Candidates should apply via email (careers@formbysurveys.com) and include a letter, detailed CV and any other relevant information
  • Successful candidates will be invited for interview