Land Surveyor III

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Work Location
Department / Discipline
Position Type
Staff / Permanent

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is recruiting a Land Surveyor III to further increase the capacity and knowledge base of the well - established Construction department. This will give you the opportunity to work on a wide range of Wood projects


  • Preparation of survey equipment and software
  • Execution and assistance with survey and positioning equipment calibrations
  • Ensure all survey data is of the required standard and in accordance with Customer specification
    and procedures
  • Technical monitoring of survey operations including ensuring the appropriate system calibrations
    are in use
  • Calculation and computation of survey results
  • Understanding and review of project procedures and survey and inspection requirements
  • Location surveys to provide information on the location of interior improvements to fulfil the
    requirements of a zoning permit
  • Site planning surveys for development permit applications, combining boundary and topographic
    surveys to plan design improvements and developments before construction begins
  • Construction surveys including staking out walls, buildings, roads, and utilities to provide
    construction personnel with directions for implementing the development plans
  • Sub-division / partition surveys for planning of infrastructure projects
  • Engineering surveying: topographic, layout, and as-built surveys requiring geodetic computations
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships and communicate across the project /
  • Establishing and / or maintaining an awareness of external stakeholders including industry bodies
  • Vendors, client interface (as appropriate and requested)

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelors or equivalent Surveying / Civil Engineering / Geomatics or similar 
  • 5+ years of experience in survey or relevant to the specific job requirements
  • Understanding of calibration requirements and procedures for survey systems and sensors
  • Understanding of spatial data manipulation and management
  • Knowledge of geodesy
  • Knowledge of technical specifications and standards for relevant industry sectors (e.g. oil and
    gas, renewables etc)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and geospatial data manipulation software

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

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