Senior Surveyor


Job description

Resonant Consulting Limited is a multi-disciplinary engineering and surveying firm with offices in Palmerston North, Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. They are currently looking for a Senior Surveyor to join their survey team in Palmerston North.

Reporting to the Survey Manager, you will be responsible for delivering a range of services including urban and rural cadastral surveying; topographical surveying; infrastructure data capture work; building set-out; precise positioning surveys; and more.

You will have a focus on developing and managing client relationships and leading projects from bid stage through to delivery.

You will also have a role as a mentor and leader of their survey graduates/technicians and contribute to the building of a surveying team for the future.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a NZ Licensed Cadastral Surveyor
  • Has a positive attitude and work ethic
  • Is proactive with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Possesses proven business development skills
  • Has proven or emerging project management skills
  • Is competent in the use of GNSS, Robotic Total Stations, Digital Levels, and other surveying instruments
  • Has experience working with MS Office, Landonline and 12d Model survey software
  • Can produce quality reports and plans to support the survey work undertaken

    It would be an advantage to have:

    • Minimum of 5 years' relevant experience since becoming licenced
    • Experience with Civil 3D software

      As part of the Resonant team, you will receive many benefits, including:

      • Positive working culture with a great team
      • Ability to earn bonuses on top of competitive salary
      • Professional support, training and sponsorship for appropriate professional memberships
      • Relocation assistance may be provided for the right candidate

        This is a unique opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects both autonomously and as part of a team of experts with a proven track record. If you are looking for variety in a positive and encouraging work environment, we want to hear from you.

        Don't wait, apply on-line now with a Cover Letter and updated CV or for further information or a confidential chat please contact Sarah Wright at Adecco on 021 497 042. If you would like a full Job Description please email

        Applicants for these positions should have NZ Residency or a valid NZ work permit.