Rural Surveyor

Branch: Galashiels

Department: Rural Property & Est Mgmt, Surveying Valuations & General Practice

Edwin Thompson are a multi-disciplinary firm of Chartered Surveyors based in the south of Scotland and north of England.  There is a vacancy for a rural surveyor in the Galashiels Office.


The position will involve taking over an existing workload.


The Rural Department has a strong regional presence and undertakes a wide variety of work including:

  • Estate management
  • Farm management
  • Basic Payment Scheme
  • Agri-environmental schemes
  • Agricultural tenancies (including acting for landlords and acting for tenants)
  • Rural property valuations
  • Rural property sales
  • Utility schemes
  • Renewables
  • Dispute resolution
  • Planning and Development (rural)


It would be beneficial if candidates had experience or an interest in a number of these areas, along with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to complete instructions to a high professional standard with an attention to detail.



The successful applicant will ideally be a recently qualified member of RICS or CAAV (up to 2 years qualified experience) or working towards qualification. We would also be interested in hearing from like minded rural professionals looking for career progression with an affinity to living and working in the Scottish Borders.



Highly competitive salary with career progression prospects.


To Apply

Please apply in writing with a copy of your CV to:

Andrew Hamilton BSc(Hons), MRICS, Edwin Thompson LLP, 76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP.  Email: [email protected]