Engineering Surveyor

  • Location Chesterfield
  • Location Doncaster
  • Fulltime
  • Annual salary: 40.000 - 50.000 GBP
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Engineering Surveyor

Rhomberg Sersa UK is a railway engineering service provider specialising in track renewal and maintenance, tunnels, stations, consultancy, and planning and design. We are one of the leading UK firms in the design and construction of slab track solutions.

Our main business surrounds the design and delivery of infrastructure projects across the UK and Ireland.  However, as part of Rhomberg Sersa Group, we also support projects worldwide, giving a great opportunity for our staff to travel and gain global experience.

Are you a highly skilled and competent engineering surveyor?  Do you believe you could contribute to Rhomberg Sersa’s growth and help us cement our position as an innovative authority? If so, this is the position for you.

As an Engineering Surveyor, you are the driving force behind constant business growth and improvement.  You will be responsible for the planning and execution of surveys for the location, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of future infrastructure projects. You will also be working within the Engineering Consultancy team, supporting both Construction and Project Management, and providing Right First-Time survey services.

Key Responsibilities

  • Installation of first order survey control to support full project lifecycle
  • Topographic, P-Way and Gauging surveys compliant with Network Rail Standards
  • Site Setting out and installation of track alignments during construction phase compliant with Network Rail Standards, specifically ballastless track
  • Monitoring using manual and automated methods
  • Reality capture using laser scanning and UAV based photogrammetry,
  • Support and preparation of data for 3D machine control
  • Provision of guidance and leadership to site engineering contractors
  • Management and Auditing of subcontractors work
  • Compiling costs for bids
  • Assessing and adhering to all risk assessments and health and safety requirements

Key Competencies/Skills and Attributes

  • Highly proficient in numeracy
  • Detail orientated
  • Commercially aware
  • Organised and methodical
  • Effective communicator both verbally and in writing
  • Assertive and resilient, able to lead contractors on site

Key Qualifications

  • HNC or higher in one of the following subjects

    • Geomatics \ Land Surveying
    • Civil Engineering
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in a survey role, preferably with construction experience
  • Experience in StarNet or other Least Squares adjustment software
  • Experience with Gedo or Amberg Track Measurement Devices desirable
  • Able to process own data from field through to final CAD deliverables
  • Membership of the CICES, RICS or equivalent desirable
  • Full UK Drivers Licence
  • Ability to work remotely and internationally when required.


  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Death in Service 2 times your basic salary
  • Cycle to Work
  • Private Pension
  • 33  days annual leave - including Bank Holidays
  • Enhanced Maternity, shared parental 
  • Buy & Sell Holiday Scheme
  • Agile Working
Rhomberg Sersa is committed to cultivating and maintaining a culture of inclusion and diversity.  We welcome the contributions that you can bring in terms of your education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, the nation of origin, age, languages spoken, veteran’s status, colour, religion, disability, sexual orientation and beliefs.


Mariahilfstrasse 29
6900 Bregenz


T +43 5574 403 0
F +43 5574 403 2020


Badenerstrasse 694
8048 Zürich


T +41 43 322 23 00
F +41 43 322 23 08

Rhomberg Sersa Rail Holding GmbH