Senior Project Surveyor

Full Time
Job Description

This role as a Senior Project Surveyor within the AECOM Dubai Aviation team will provide the right individual an environment which they can thrive and develop into a leader for the future. Working across a wide range of projects and end markets, will give the candidate exposure to many asset types, procurement routes and major aviation schemes in the region.

As a Senior Project Surveyor, you will be expected to plan work requested by other senior staff members and coordinate with Leadership to meet the timescales requested or advise where the timescales cannot be met and suggest mitigation strategies.

Whilst pre-contract biased, there will be some exposure to post contract works and experience in the construction phase will be beneficial.

Main Duties and responsibilities

  • Accountable for a variety of complex deliverables throughout the lifecycle of a project
  • Accountable for briefing the team on the project scope to ensure roles and responsibilities are understood.
  • Leading deliverables such as Feasibility estimates, cost plans, procurement & tendering, and contract awards.
  • Leading a Team to carry out Measurement Activities within the Office.
  • Leading value engineering and value management initiatives.
  • Leading by example and creating a inclusive work environment.
  • Ability to develop and understand benchmarking data
  • Manages the resources on a project and within the established budget.
  • Monitors and manages the performance of Project Surveyors and other direct reports.
  • Ensures all deliverables comply with the AECOM Project Delivery System.
  • Coordinating with Senior Staff to allocate adequate resources to complete tasks to the timescale required.
  • Under limited supervision, normally receives little instruction on routine work, general instructions on new assignments.
  • Liaises with Client’s team to understand deliverable requirements.
  • Oversees the work of junior staff and provides guidance.

Key Skills

  • Effective communication (written and verbal)
  • Ability to produce professional level written and graphical reports.
  • Pro-active and innovative approach


Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in this field
  • Must have a QS or Engineering or similar degree
  • Must have pre-contract experience within a consultancy
  • Must have extensive exposure to Cost Planning at all stages.
  • Must be MRICS.