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Surveying Manager


Ewi recruitment

The market leading infrastructure recruitment specialist is seeking a Track Surveying Manager with a strong background in metro railway track construction and renewal projects to join a leading main contractor in Qatar.


This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading main contractor in the Middle East working on one of the world's largest railway construction project. The company offers great packages and the opportunity to work with large team of senior international engineers delivering this mega project.

Job Role / Responsibilities

Acting as the Track Surveying Manager you will be responsible for assisting in managing the project wide survey teams working across Track construction and renewal projects. You will be responsible for managing 15 Setting Out Engineers, 6 CAD Engineers and all the support staff on the project. The role will have you working on Ballast less and Slab Track systems across the project and your duties will include management of project survey control network complaint to track construction tolerances and inline with civil structures, setting out, surveying and analysis of the track work using techniques appropriate for machine control, slab and ballasted track, quality control outputs from multiple survey teams, collate to reports. Liaison with engineers, construction managers, design CAD and sub contractors.


For this role the client that ewi recruitment is working with have a minimum requirement of a degree in Land /Engineering Surveying or Civil Engineering. My client is looking for a Track Surveying Manager with at least 10 years experience working on major railway projects especially on Metro construction projects and Track construction / renewal project's - preferably working in line with European, British or American Standards. The ideal candidate must have experience in holding a key position on site with responsibility for supervision/ management or have experience of a large scale Middle East railway metro project. A key skill my client is looking for is an extensive knowledge of using modern instruments and be a competent user.

Salary Package

The salary package consists of a salary package of upwards of 50000 - 55000 QAR tax free ($13500 USD- $15100 USD tax free) with full EX-Patriot benefits package including excellent overtime rates, Housing, 4x4 Car, 3 return flights home, 45 days annual leave, medical cover.

Key Words / SEO

Railway Civil Engineer, Railway Expat, Doha Metro, Rail Civils, Tax Free Civils rail jobs, Rail, Expat MEP Jobs, International Railway Jobs, Qatar, Western Educated, Track Surveying Manager, Track, Slab, Ballast

Closing Statement

ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection of the Worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialize in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.

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Skills and experience

Track, Surveying, Slab, Surveying Manager, Setting Out, Ballasted, Rail, Metro, Qatar, Tax Free

About EWI Recruitment

EWI Recruitment

EWI is an international consultancy formed of specialist technical consultants who recruit and advise in the fields of infrastructure and natural resources. Each division and consultant within ewi is focussed exclusively on their specialist remit. Similarly our network has been developed and nurtured, providing access to industry specific professionals across each vertical market. We posses unrivalled market and international project knowledge to support our clients sustainable success.

Our specialist rail team are devoted to the provision of technical expertise to leaders within the market. Within this sector we work in the fields of construction, consultancy, and engineering. In short the railway team at ewi are able to help our clients deliver railway projects from concept to turnkey and onto the operational and maintenance. Our networks span feasibility, design, site supervision, commissioning & testing and handover to service all aspects of the project lifecycle.

The ewi rail team are proud to have worked on some of the of the worlds most prestigious rail projects including but not limited to; the Qatar Doha Metro, Saudi Arabia Haramain High Speed Rail, China Beijing High Speed, Malaysia Klang Valley Metro, Denmark Copenhagen Metro, India Kolkata Metro as well as many more of the worlds leading rail projects. The ewi rail team have experience working on metro projects, light rail, underground and freight rail projects.

Qatar, Asia

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  • Salary
    $15,000 to $13,000 per month
  • Location
  • Company
    EWI Recruitment
  • Posted By
    Stephen Aaron
  • Date Posted
  • Application Closing
  • Start Date
  • Job ID
  • Employer Reference
  • Job Functions
    Rail Construction - On Track
    Rail Engineering
  • Industries
    Civil Engineering
    Railroad Manufacture
    Rail - Civils
    Rail - Infrastructure
  • Languages
  • Job Type
  • Career Level
    Mid-Senior level
  • Qualification Level
    Masters Degree
  • Home Working Possible?
  • Estimated Job Duration
    (if contract or part-time position)

    36 Months

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