Cook Costello

Land Surveyor/Licensed Cadastral Surveyor

Primary Location: Wellington

Discipline: Surveying

We are growing from strength to strength across the country and our fantastic Wellington team now requires a surveyor who would like to further their own experience and move into a senior role by building and leading a team. If you are looking to take the next step in your surveying career within a supportive and empowering team environment, this is most definitely the role for you. 

About the role

As a Land Surveyor you will:

  • Meet and deal with clients and provide solutions to enable their projects to be delivered
  • Undertake cadastral surveying and manage consents  
  • Work on subdivisions and land development projects with a great team
  • Administer contracts and construction supervision, and/or 12d model alignment and engineering design

Skills and experience

  • Ability to think independently and manage projects with a high degree of autonomy 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong CAD skills - knowledge of either AutoCAD, 12D and Landonline.
  • An interest in engineering and land development projects
  • 5+ years' experience in land surveying preferred
  • You must have a BSurv or other tertiary qualification in land surveying and be licensed to undertake cadastral surveys (or working towards it)
  • Experience in using modern surveying equipment
  • Wanting to take a leadership and business development role
  • The ability to assess the district plan and offer land development planning support to the team, would be advantageous


Benefits and perks

  • A flexible working environment
  • Support/mentoring from Registered/Licensed surveyors in the company from other offices.
  • Friendly family orientated office
  • Social events and focus on a healthy work-life balance
  • Support for ongoing professional development, training, mentoring and for cadastral licensing.
  • Internal promotion opportunities
  • The opportunity to be involved with a diverse range and scale of projects 


Apply now!

If you would like to be an integral part of a growing, innovative multi-disciplinary firm, join us! Make the leap and apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to


All applications and enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Please note that you must have a valid New Zealand work or residency visa to be considered for this position.

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