Survey Technician

  • Company:
    Harper Smith Recruitment
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    1 month ago
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We are seeking applications from Survey Technicians with NZ experience to join this multi-disciplinary consulting firm based in Hamilton. This is an opportunity to work within a New Zealand organisation with offices in Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch. The Hamilton office is continuing to build its local reputation and have been picking up work from their competitors by offering an excellent service that includes Surveying, Planning and Civil Engineering within their portfolio. The office is continuing to push forward with new jobs and the forward workload is very positive even in the current economic climate.

You will be working directly alongside a Senior Land Surveyor and another Survey Technician and be expected to work autonomously and without supervision. Your role will be predominantly field work including including topographical, land transfer, height to boundary and building set-outs as well as surveying processing and calculations and information searches. Projects are varied and range from small lots to multi-lot developments.

What my client needs from you:

  • A tertiary qualification in Land Surveying
  • Ideally at least 3 years NZ experience within a consultancy environment
  • Understanding of robotic total stations, Land Online and survey software
  • Knowledge of Leica survey equipment and 12d software
  • Be able to work without supervision
  • Understanding of broader business issues beyond core disciplines
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to fit into a team 
  • NZ Permanent Residency or Citizenship
  • For a confidential discussion, please contact Stephen on 021 664 367. To apply, please email a copy of your CV (in Word format) with a covering letter to

    Please note due to Covid-19 border restrictions only NZ permanent residents and citizens will be considered for this role.

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    Harper Smith Recruitment Ltd is a technical recruitment company specialising in the recruitment, search and selection of professionals within Construction, Engineering and Industrial Manufacturing related industries. Check out our website for further opportunities