Parsons Jobs – Land Surveyor

Parsons Corporation

Job Description

Land Surveyor

Fujairah, UAE


The Land Surveyor works in the field as part of the contruction team, performing various surveying activities. Carries and sets up survey equipment and marks measurements, as directed. The Land Surveyor works directly under the supervision of the Assistant Resident Engineer or the Resident Engineer and works in close co-ordination with the concerned Engineer (Structural/ Structural/Materials/Utilities/Electro-mechanical).

Accuracy and efficiency are imperative in construction surveying operations. Each surveyor, regardless of assigned duty, should independently check and double-check all rod readings, instrument readings, calculations and measurements as the work progresses. All calculations and measurements are to be signed by the originator and checker.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Perform land/field surveys and geodetic calculations.
  • Interface with client and contractors to determine and verify project survey requirements.
  • Complete the surveying requirements on schedule and within man-hour and cost budgets.
  • Check setting-out and levels. Check services locations and ensure their protection.
  • Prepare sketches to support the field work. Maintain all the survey information (field books, sketches and calculations).
  • Assist concerned Engineer in verification and checking of shop drawings
  • Verification & routine checks of control points and bench marks
  • Verification of setting out of works
  • Recording of initial and final levels of works
  • Verification of earthwork cross sections
  • Take measurement of works inspected.
  • Assist in the preparation of ‘as-built’ drawings. Review of ‘as-built’ record drawings.
  • Act positively and participate in all health and safety issues at site, as required by the Resident Engineer, and project Safety Representative.
  • Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • Diploma/Associate Degree in Civil Engineering, Land Surveying or equivalent.
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in road works and infrastructure projects.
  • Knowledge and experience in using survey software such as total station, level, theodolite.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be available in the UAE with recent UAE experience, particularly Dubai.

Minimum Clearance Required To Start

Not Applicable/None

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

Job Details:

Company: Parsons Corporation

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Application Deadline: N/A

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