We’re Hiring – Trainee Land Surveyor

We are looking for a Trainee Land Surveyor/Topographical Surveyor assisting our lead Land Surveyors with day to day duties while building up experience. The candidate must be able to work on their own initiative and ideally have a background or qualification within the construction environment. They will be trained in-house primarily in land surveying but will also gain knowledge of utility and drainage surveys. As the candidate progresses they may be put forward for an industry-recognised qualification.

You may be required to travel throughout the UK on a weekly basis. Most of your time will be spent on-site using technical instruments to record the environment. Once complete on site, you will process the data you have collected using LSS and draw up results using CAD software. All in house training will be given in regards to processing and software.

Ideal Requirements

  • Experience in using survey equipment (preferred)
  • Experience in using CAD (preferred)
  • Ability to work alone or as part of a team
  • Able to travel across the UK with some overnight stays
  • Clean full UK driving licence

Subscan UDS Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

Please be aware that Subscan UDS Ltd does not accept CVs from recruitment agencies. Please do not forward applicants for our jobs or to our employees. Subscan UDS Ltd is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited CVs.

This description reflects the core activities of the role but is not intended to be all-inclusive and other duties within the department may be required in addition to changes in the emphasis of duties as required from time to time. There is a requirement for the candidate to recognise this and adopt a flexible approach to work. Job descriptions will be reviewed regularly and where necessary revised in accordance with organisational needs. Any major changes will be discussed with the candidate.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


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  • On-site parking


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overtime

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our employees safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, we provide full PPE on a weekly basis to help avoid spreading the virus.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Leeds LS12 1AE: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (preferred)

Application question(s):

  • Please provide dates when you will be available to attend an interview.


  • Diploma of Higher Education (preferred)


  • Land Surveying: 1 year (preferred)


  • driving licence (preferred)

Willingness to travel:

  • 100% (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

If you’re interested please send your latest CV to hr@subscan.com or call 0344 499 5220 for immediate consideration.