Plowman Craven
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Plowman Craven Careers and Employment

About the company

  • Founded
  • Company size
    51 to 200
  • Revenue
    £4m to £20m (GBP)
  • Industry
    Management & Consulting
  • Headquarters
    Harpenden, UK
  • Link
    Plowman Craven website

As one of the largest surveying companies in the UK, Plowman Craven has spent more than 50 years providing a range of measurement and surveying services to the property, rail and infrastructure markets.

In March 2021, after 12 years of external control, we established an Employee Owned Trust (EOT), meaning the business is now 100% owned internally by the employees and directors.

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Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 12 reviews and is evolving.



Sales & Commercial Manager - Utilities in Harpenden
on 19 June 2019
Well run SME

Plowman Craven is a well run medium sized enterprise.

The executive leadership team may benefit from broader experience outside the world of surveying, however.

Head of Department in Harpenden, Hertfordshire
on 5 May 2022
Great company & thoroughly rewarding place to work

If your looking for the best in the business surveying consultancy with a prestigious history and great future working on landmark projects this is the place to be. The continual investment in people, processes and technology is brilliant. You'll be rewarded for performance and mentored for development right from surveyor level through to management level

Head of Department in Harpenden, Hertfordshire
on 21 April 2022
There is a friendly, fun atmosphere and people who work hard are rewarded.

Plowman Craven are constantly working on world class projects allowing everyone to be involved in some of the largest, most interesting projects in the UK. No two days are the same and there is a supportive, collaborative approach to problem solving.

Technical Manager in Harpenden, Hertfordshire
on 21 April 2022
Excellent opportunities and great culture.

Plowman Craven can provide amazing opportunities to work on varied, challenging and prestigious projects. A culture that is open to new ideas; and a strong sense of teamwork make it a great place to progress your career.

Business Support Function in Harpenden, Hertfordshire
on 19 April 2022
Good Place to Work

I enjoy working at Plowman Craven. Their hybrid working approach is excellent, they provide ample training and share knowledge within the business. Exciting projects and innovative tech with good support structures to give you all the support you need.

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