Land Surveyor


An established company in The Bahamas is presently considering applications for a Surveyor.

Duties Summary

This position provides land survey support for all highway construction projects and highway special maintenance projects under contract in conformance with approved plans and specifications.

The position serves as instrument man on a variety of surveys such as preliminary, topographic, construction or boundary surveys, using a transit, level, theodolite, and/or other survey instruments; reduces and plots field notes and performs related computations; may serve as chief-of-party on routine surveys; compiles data pertaining to surveys from maps, deeds, land titles, metes, and bounds descriptions or other sources; and performs other related duties as assigned.

The position is open to candidates who possess the following qualifications:

 A Bachelor's degree or Diploma in land surveying, geo-science, or engineering from an accredited college or university.
Must have at least 5 years of experience post qualification.
Must have some project management experience

Knowledgeable about Construction Management is a plus

Personal attributes

Must be a “problem solver” with an eye for detail
Must have ability to identify priorities, meet deadlines in a timely manner
Must possess management and leadership skills
Must be able to collaborate with other team members
Must possess good communication skills
Must be a multi-tasker

Driver's License: A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment.

Special Requirements: Some assignments may require lifting and carrying objects of varying weights without assistance or with the assistance of another person and/or the use of equipment (e.g., hoisting equipment, hand truck, etc.) for heavier loads, with or without reasonable accommodation.