Senior Surveyor – Survey & UAV

Calling all Senior Surveyors – Are you ready for a new challenge?


Murphy Surveys are currently recruiting for an energetic and ambitious individual with extensive survey experience to become an integral part of the Survey and UAV Sales, and Management team at our Kilcullen Head Office.

Key responsibilities

  • You will be working within the largest and longest running departments at Murphy Surveys, a department that is key to the growth of the company in Ireland.
  • You will be an important member of a dynamic team which operates in the ever-changing world of surveying.
  • You will be involved in the tendering and winning of multi-disciplined major civil and infrastructure projects.
  • You will be a part of an innovative team using the latest laser scanning, GPS and UAV technologies available to the market and apply these technologies to our client’s projects.
  • You will liaise with our research and development team who will provide full support to help apply these technologies.
  • You will be involved in the full life cycle of the project from assessing the clients needs, to collating feedback following delivery of the project.
  • You will have the opportunity to develop client relationships with key stakeholders in the built environment within Ireland.


  • Excellent communication skills with fluent English (written and spoken)
  • Experience of working within a multi-disciplined team
  • Self-motivated and an ability to work on your own initiative when required
  • Some experience in a similar role (not essential)
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office Suite applications
  • Extensive experience of current surveying equipment and practices
  • SCSI/RICS membership desirable (not essential)

Location: Kilcullen Business Campus, Kilcullen, Co. Kildare

Working hours: Full-time, 8.00 to 5.30, Monday to Friday

Contract: Permanent

About Us

Murphy Surveys is one of the leading survey consultancies in Europe. We are an ambitious and innovative company, and through our commitment to invest in people, technology and best practice, we continuously strive to be the best and remain ahead of the field in everything we do.

With offices nationwide in Ireland, UK and in Spain, Germany and Italy, we are continuously developing and expanding our 250 strong team. Building on a strong reputation of over 35 years, we are recognised as being at the forefront of the surveying industry and widely regarded as one of the most dynamic, experienced, professional, innovative, and technically proficient surveying companies in Ireland and the UK today.

Our Specialties

Measured Building Surveys, Legal Mapping, Area Measurement, Building Information Modelling (BIM), 3D HD Laser Scanning, Topographic Surveys, Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Specialist Engineering Services, Subsurface Engineering Services, Geophysical Surveys

Our HR Philosophy

Our people are a critical part of our success and represent the value of Murphy Surveys through their actions and decisions every day. We believe focusing on recruiting the best people and investing in their development helps us to create an environment where staff are engaged and committed leading to higher levels of staff and client satisfaction.

We are looking to build and maintain a team who are motivated to work in a fast-paced environment presenting opportunities to take on challenging work and deliver quality outcomes to our clients by working with others to achieve success.

Why work with Murphy Surveys

  • Widely Recognised: We are widely recognised as one of the most experienced, professional, innovative, technically proficient surveying companies today.
  • Cutting Edge Technologies: we use only the very latest technological equipment.
  • Support Network: We pride ourselves on our excellent support network of employees and management who are always eager to help each other.
  • Equality and Opportunity: We are fully committed to a policy of equality of opportunity in our employment practices.
  • Breadth of Experience: We branch across all sectors of industry giving our staff opportunities to gain a broad base of knowledge and experience.
  • Learning and Growth: We support and develop our people to enhance their technical and personal competencies towards the achievement of their ambitions.
  • Exclusive Clients: We are proud to work with a very broad spectrum of exclusive clients.
  • Employee Benefits: Sick pay scheme for all employees in service for over one and a half years; Enhanced annual leave entitlement; Access to a contributory pension scheme; Death in Service benefit; Allowance payments when working away; Ample free car parking facilities available when working in our office locations.
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