The SUMO Group, a diverse multinational survey organisation are recruiting:


Office Manager

SALARY: £28,000 - £32,000 per annum

LOCATION: Yorkshire based west of Bradford

HOURS: Full time 40 hrs/week

SUMO Geophysics Ltd, part of the SUMO Group, is looking to appoint a full time Project Manager to manage archaeological geophysical projects and teams. Working with the Sales Co-ordinator, the role entails client contact, overseeing fieldwork teams, data processing and interpretation, CAD / GIS work and report production.

The candidate will have extensive experience at Project Officer level and/or Project Manager level. Additional experience of client engagement plus health and safety responsibility is desirable. The ability to work closely with an established team and meet work deadlines is essential.

It is expected that the candidate would have an excellent knowledge of Archaeological Geophysics and its practice within a commercial archaeological environment; a basic knowledge of planning and heritage policy is also required. The candidate will have good communication skills and the ability to manage staff with tact and diplomacy.

The role will be office based but the candidate will be required to make site visits and attend meetings. A clean driving licence is essential and a SMSTS qualification is desirable. MCIfA membership is essential or to be achieved within 6 months. The initial contract will be a probationary 6-month contract. The candidate should hold a degree in Archaeological Sciences or Geophysics, ideally at Post-graduate level.

Employment benefits include:

  • Competitive salary range

  • Proficiency based pay progression

  • 33 days annual leave (including bank holidays)

  • Government pension scheme

  • Sickness absence pay

  • Job specific Health & Safety training provided

Other benefits include:

  • Yearly Staff Review & Development

  • Job specific / CPD training opportunities

  • Assistance with Conference fees or relevant Training courses (applications considered on a case by case basis)

Application process

Letter and CV; please also submit two examples of your reports or publications in digital format. Documents to be emailed to JAG@sumoservices.com

The closing date for applications is 11.59pm on 1st April 2019.

No postal applications.

 
Interviews are expected to be held during the week of 8th April 2019.


CAD Draughtsman

SALARY: Competitive

LOCATION: Head Office, Havant

HOURS: Full time 40 hrs/week

SUMO is one of the UK’s largest providers of survey services, with National coverage. We are looking to recruit a passionate CAD Draughtsman to our Head Office team, based in Havant.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Processing and editing drawings to a high-standard, from survey data collected in the field.

  • Final drawing production and delivery of drawings to our clients. 

Candidates must have experience in the use of CAD packages, particularly AutoCAD. An understanding of survey data collection and processing would be advantageous.

To register your interest, please reference the position and send a covering letter and CV to:

info@sumoservices.com


Junior Measured Building Surveyor

SALARY: Competitive

LOCATION: Head Office, Havant

HOURS: Full time 40 hrs/week

An exciting opportunity to join a leading multidisciplinary survey practice. SUMO is one of the UK’s largest providers of survey services, with National coverage.

Enabling our clients to better manage their property assets, SUMO Measured Building projects range from small single buildings, heritage and archaeological sites to large commercial and industrial facilities within a variety of industry sectors.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Senior Surveyors on a range of projects, working with both traditional laser scan data and survey drawings.

  • Assisting work on survey projects by digitally drawing floor plans, elevations and sections unaided.

  • Assist Senior Measured Building Surveyors onsite.

  • Occasional overnight stays outside of the area may be required but this will be minimal.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • 2-3 years’ experience within the survey industry.

  • Basic understanding of scan registration and experience using Scene or Realworks software.

  • A fundamental understanding and experience using AutoCAD.

  • GCSE results (A*- C) in all core subjects. Relevant A Level results (A* - C) or BTech equivalent results and any other survey training will strengthen application.

  • Full UK driving license would be advantageous

  • SUMO has a wide range of cliental across multiple industries, including the UK’s most prestigious contracting and construction consultant firms. As well as this, SUMO employs a range of team members who operate throughout various company departments. You will likely have daily contact with other SUMO team members and clients therefore, interpersonal skills such as communication, organisation, enthusiasm and a willingness to get involved in company culture are required.

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to:

Gary McIntosh, Senior Measured Building Surveyor – gary.mcintosh@sumoservices.com


Trainee Measured Building Surveyor

SALARY: Competitive

LOCATION: Head Office, Havant

HOURS: Full time 40 hrs/week

An exciting opportunity to join a leading multidisciplinary survey practice. SUMO is one of the UK’s largest providers of survey services, with National coverage.

Enabling our clients to better manage their property assets, SUMO Measured Building projects range from small single buildings, heritage and archaeological sites to large commercial and industrial facilities within a variety of industry sectors.

This exciting opportunity will teach you the basics of survey onwards, providing you with professional training and experience whilst on the job. What’s more, this role will ideally position you for career progression into Junior Surveyor roles after the training period of 2-3 years.

The nature of this stimulating role requires no previous survey experience however, an interest in personal development within the role would be favoured.

Key role responsibilities:

  • Assisting Senior Surveyors on a range of projects, working with both traditional laser scan data and survey drawings.

  • Assisting work on survey projects by digitally drawing building floor plans, elevations and sections. Training will be given in these areas.

  • There will be opportunity for onsite work.

  • Aiding Senior Measured Building surveyors through work in AutoCAD. Training in AutoCAD and other relevant survey software’s will be provided however, an existing interest in digital drawing software’s would strengthen application.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • GCSE results (A*- C) in all core subjects.

  • Relevant A Level results (A* - C) or BTech equivalent results will strengthen application.

  • An enthusiasm for career development within the survey industry.

  • full UK driving license would be advantageous

  • SUMO employs a range of team members who operate throughout various company departments. You will likely have daily contact with other SUMO team members and therefore, interpersonal skills such as communication, organisation, enthusiasm and a willingness to get involved in company culture are highly desired.

To apply please send a covering letter and CV to:

Gary McIntosh, Senior Measured Building Surveyor – gary.mcintosh@sumoservices.com


SUMO are an equal opportunities employer.
Applicants must have the right to work and remain in the UK.

Please note that certain surveyor jobs entail long periods of driving and involve physical, manual labour which includes bending, heavy lifting, walking long distances or standing for extended periods of time. Therefore applicants should be physically able to undertake these duties

SUMO Services, Unit 8 Hayward Business Centre, New Lane, Havant, Hampshire PO9 2NL.