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Thu August 16 2018

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Survey Engineer

Job Description

Roles & Responsibilities (main functions)

Note: In addition to duties and responsibilities listed, the job holder is required to perform other duties assisgned by Supervisor / Manager from time to time.

  • Communicate with customer's representative on site regarding site specific issues
  • Perform Site Surveys in a timely manner to ensure schedules are met
    • Finalise dimensions
    • Assess site access and determine if any special equipment or tools are required
    • Assess roof access and determine if any scaffolding, etc… is required
    • Assess whether Cills/Pressings are required
    • General conditioons of the site
    • Parking
  • Identify labour requirements to perform installation
    • Total labour units for installation
    • Breakdown of labour units by day
  • Communicate results of Site Survey to Installation Supervisor so installation can be appropriately planned & scheduled
  • Provide solutions to site specific issues

Skills, Knowledge & Attitudes/Behavior

  • General Construction Practices & Regulations
  • Knowledge of company's business and products
  • Installation techniques
  • Autocad/Sketch-up
  • Computer literate
  • Being Effective With Customers
    • Customer Focus
    • Diplomacy
  • Information Gathering
    • Attention to Detail
  • Problem Solving
    • Logical Thinking
    • Creativity
  • Organising
    • Time Management
    • Planning

Qualification(s) / Training Requirement(s)

  • Autocad and Sketch-up
  • Microsoft Office/Outlook

Tools & Equipment Used

  • Tape measure
  • Laser, level, angle finder
  • Computer
  • Camera

Personal Protective Equipment Requirements

  • High visibility vest/jacket
  • Hard hat
  • Safety shoes

As required by each site

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Elk Recruitment is an award-winning niche recruitment firm with offices currently in Ireland and the United Kingdom. Our core competency is the placement of permanent and contract mid to senior level professionals within the Fenestration, Facade, Curtain Walling, Construction, Glazing & Medical Device industry throughout Ireland, United Kingdom, MENA region and the United States.

Our in-depth knowledge, particularly of the façade industry, comes from having worked in senior positions for aluminium, glass & steel companies for over 16 years domestically and internationally. During this time gaining invaluable experience and insight into elements of the business such as Estimation, Design, Engineering, Procurement, Manufacturing and Project Management. This practical in industry senior experience coupled with a very strong academic background is what differentiates Elk Recruitment from its competitors in our chosen field.

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