Date added to site: 26/11/18

Location: Telford

Salary:  Competitive, dependent on experience

Contract: Permanent following 6-month probationary period

Hours: 37.5hrs per week – however, non-standard working hours and unpaid overtime will be necessary at times. 

Holiday: 20 days (increasing by 1 for each full year served up to 25), 8 Statutory, +3 Christmas shutdown


Job Description

The successful candidate will receive product training and initial support from the Senior Project Manager/ Senior Draughtsperson; the successful candidate will then be expected to work unsupervised after a short period of time.

The main duties and responsibilities of the Surveyor/Draughtsperson will include, but are not limited to, conducting site visits to ensure the correct specification and site measuring/surveying for installation projects within the full range of Horton automatic door, curtain-wall and screen-work projects. Provide drawings and support to our customers.

Once the site visits/surveys are complete they surveyor will be expected to complete the appropriate survey return paperwork and submit this for manufacture.

In addition, it will be the Surveyor/Draughtspersons responsibility to highlight any potential issues to the client and Horton contracts department – and ultimately ensure that installation is completed timely, efficiently and within budget.


Core Competencies


  • A minimum of 5 years industry experience
  • Experience in the specification and installation of automatic door installations
  • Experience in specification and site measuring/surveying of automatic door installations
  • BS EN 16005 Certification
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent customer service and decision-making skills
  • The ability to react and deal with project changes swiftly and efficiently
  • Willingness to travel, acceptance of non-standard working hours and excellent geographical knowledge of the UK
  • Thorough knowledge and experience of UK construction sites and associated Health and Safety requirements
  • Understanding and experience of risk assessments and method statements
  • CSCS Card


  • A working knowledge of AutoCAD
  • SSSTS Certification
  • Health and Safety qualifications

Personal Profile

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team with a strong work ethic
  • Presentable in appearance
  • A CRB check will be undertaken
  • Full clean driving licence


You will be provided

  • Competitive salary – negotiable and dependent upon experience
  • Car allowance
  • Smart phone
  • Laptop

To apply, please email your CV here.

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