February 5, 2018


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Paid Work Experience

This summer Dalcour Maclaren will be offering two students the opportunity to work for a month at one of their offices. Candidates are invited to apply explaining what they have to offer and what they would hope to gain. This will be a paid opportunity and can take place in either July or August.

The successful applicants will shadow rural Surveyors on projects throughout the month and will gain exposure to a variety of work and client schemes.

Who we are:

Dalcour Maclaren is one of the leading firms of Chartered Surveyors specialising in providing professional advice to the utility sector. Our core expertise lies in large scale cross-country linear projects delivered to a wide range of national and regional clients. We also advise our clients on a range of related issues including CPO, planning and development and management strategies on smaller regional schemes throughout the UK.

Dalcour Maclaren are a forward thinking, fast paced innovative company which operates in a modern open working environment. Interpersonal skills and a strong professional work ethic ensure we deliver an excellent service to our clients.

What your month will include:

  • Involvement in the day-to-day running of utility projects as instructed by clients in relation to delivering access to public/private land and properties (including landowner liaison, preparing schedules of conditions, agreeing accommodation works)
  • Site visits to reference different utility schemes (including renewables, water, gas, electricity & telecoms) and subsequent preparation of reports.
  • Comprehensive research into land sales to assist with both land and property valuations.
  • Meetings on site prior to works commencing in order to agree access for works to be undertaken.
  • Assisting in providing client update reports and attending scheme progress meetings
  • An insight into the Dalcour Maclaren APC training program
  • Opportunities to meet with our staff from Directors to graduates so you can find out exactly what Dalcour Maclaren has to offer.

Available locations:

  • 1 Staplehurst Farm, Weston on the Green, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX25 3QU
  • Manor Farm, Down Ampney, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 5Q5
  • The East Wing, The Quadrangle, Crewe Hall, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 6UY
  • 20 Hollingworth Court, Turkey Mill, Ashford Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5PP
  • Mansfield i-Centre, Oakham Business Park, Hamilton Way, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 5BR

If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your CV and a covering letter to Nicola Putt, HR Director at by Friday 30th March 2018.


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