AECOM Land Surveyor, Riyadh in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 151219BR

Position Title Land Surveyor, Riyadh

Job Category Engineering - Surveying

Business Line Construction Services

Country Saudi Arabia

State/Province/Region SA - Ar Riyad

City Riyadh

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Land Surveyor to be based out in Riyadh.

Roles & Responsibility:

  • Perform survey work under the direction and guidance of the Resident Engineer.

  • Establish primary horizontal and vertical control points including reference ties for re-establishing the points in the field.

  • Record all measurements, rod readings and calculations neatly and accurately in field books as the work progresses.

  • Coordinate with the Contractor’s surveyor on work priorities and schedules.

  • Maintain field books and Daily inspection reports.

  • Must comply with safety, health and risk management requirements

  • Check all work by completing traverse closures and bench circuits.

  • Report discrepancies or technical problems to the Resident Engineer.

  • Perform joint measurements of the completed work or payment.

  • Check completed work for conformance to the line and grade required by the project plans in coordination with the Inspector assigned to the item of work.

  • Perform regular checks of the Contractor’s setting out to verify proper execution and accuracy.

  • Maintain equipment in proper condition and perform frequent calibration checks.

Specific Skills Required:

  • Strong Construction supervision experiences on Building projects.

  • Well experienced in the construction field.

  • Ability to utilize modern computer software and survey equipment including GPS Trimble.

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

  • Ability to travel between sites.

Minimum Requirements

  • 6+ years relevant experience in major projects with emphasis on field surveying and ability to keep surveying notes, prepare survey report, as-built survey reports etc. Experience in Building Projects is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Diploma in Surveying.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.