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Our client is a leading player in construction and public works in Africa with offices in several countries in the continent.
Title: Land Surveyor – Irrigation Project
Gross Salary: 75k – 100k
Measure and record precise distances and angles on, above or below the land surface, including boundary points, topographical features and other designated markers.
Use a variety of modern surveying equipment, manual recording, computer-aided drafting programs and databases to collect and record data of geological areas according to project requirements.
Research historical maps, land records, previous survey results and land title information as needed to compare and verify current measurements and resolve questions of boundary lines.
Create reports and maps according to customer or project requirements containing information from field measurements, boundary markers and topographical features
Prepare two-dimensional maps and three-dimensional computer renderings of property features, such as boundary lines, geological points of interest, existing structures, water features and utility lines.
Follow accepted legal procedures to establish official land and water boundaries to be used during property sales, leases and disputes.
Communicate with architects, engineers and construction personnel as needed during land development projects to verify geological and property boundary data and contribute to building design as needed.
Bachelor’s degree in surveying or civil engineering
At least 5 years’ experience as a land surveyor
Professional Land Surveying license
Excellent problem-solving skills and understanding of mapping concepts
Self-motivated with good time management and ability to work outdoors and walk as needed