Licensed Cadastral Surveyor


Vitruvius is in growth mode and we are seeking a Licensed Cadastral Surveyor to work in our Tauranga office.

Who are we looking for?

This role will suit a positive, forward thinking, commercially astute, technical qualified individual, with LCS qualifications and 5 years’ experience in a cadastral land survey role.

The Business

Vitruvius are a highly experienced team of technical professionals leading the field through expertise and innovation in all aspects of Subdivision, Land Development, Civil Engineering, Surveying, Rail and Road Transport Engineering Design projects.  A major segment of the company’s business is associated with supporting the rapid growth in the New Zealand rail network.  The company provides design and project management service delivery, leadership development, contract administration and strategic advisory services.  With offices in Tauranga and Wellington, Vitruvius are well situated to offer New Zealand wide consulting services.

The Brief

The Licensed Cadastral Surveyor will primarily assist with managing the delivery of projects for land development clients.The role will be responsible for representing Vitruvius and interacting professionally with client representatives ensuring consistent, on time, in full and in specification execution of project work to enable clients to meet their business expectations and KPI’s.

This will include technical design for land development projects, management of subdivisions, land development projects, undertaking survey and cadastral work, quality assurance, site surveys, related field work, planning activities, progress reporting and implementation of planned work schedules.

There will be a requirement to manage and supervise staff assisting with survey work.

In addition, the role has input toward the future direction of Vitruvius and will be encouraged to explore new business and client opportunities.

Above all the Licensed Cadastral Surveyor will be a safety leader through implementation and adherence to safety plans HSE legislation, codes and practices.

The Licensed Cadastral Surveyor will have:

  • 5 years’ experience and appropriate qualifications in a survey role
  • Experience within a project team
  • Previous experience in stakeholder management
  • Understanding of the commercial aspects of projects
  • Ability to work as part of a team and autonomously
  • Ability to problem solve and take action
  • Well organised planning skills, able manage multiple objectives
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

The Offer

Vitruvius offers a highly competitive salary package, working in a congenial office with a high degree of self-management and autonomy. There are substantial opportunities for career advancement. Tauranga is a vibrant community and recognised as the recreational capital of NZ.

Apply directly below

Simply use the form below or email your CV and cover letter to our General Manager (

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