Jacobs Surveyor in North Sydney, Australia



Jacobs is a global provider of technical, professional andscientific services including engineering, architecture, construction,operations and project management. Our portfolio spans industrial,commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

About the opportunity

Do you want access to some of the best technology the survey industry has to offer, are you tired of being moved from one construction project to the next, do you want to be a part of a progressive team with a focus on survey for design rather than set out during construction?

An opportunity has become available for an experienced Surveyor to joinour talented Sydney Spatial team to assist with the current workload andsupport the growth of our spatial practice. They will assist in the delivery ofsurvey and ground information to support major infrastructure projects.

Our Survey team has an established reputation for delivering successfulprojects across Australia and as a result, we have a strong pipeline of works. Wespecialise in spatial data/engineering surveys, GIS analysis and presentation,aerial photography, photogrammetric data and production of ortho-rectifiedimagery.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Undertaking field survey using the latest surveying technologies and equipment ranging from Robotic Reflectorless Total Stations, GPS systems, Digital levels, to 3D Terrestrial and Mobile Laser Scanners;

  • Processing captured survey data, using various Survey and CAD software packages in a modern computing environment, particularly in thecontrol andvectorisation of 3D point clouds;

  • Understanding, developing and using appropriate survey technology and practices to meet the needs of clients and the business;

  • Cadastral survey and production of boundary overlays to support design and planning for land acquisition/disposal;

  • Elevating the team’s strengths/capabilities by delivering quality spatial data management, GIS and CAD work and working collaboratively with other areas to deliver the project;

  • Driving the adoption of digital engineering techniques using survey data as a foundation data set;

  • Assisting with the technical scope, assessing delivery throughout project life cycle, reviewing outputs, undertaking reporting and delivering quality documentation;

  • Delivering professional services on a commercial basis, reflecting quality, timeliness, value, competitive pricing and aiming client satisfaction;

About you

This role will be suited to a self-starter who has a keen interested inthe collection and processing of survey data to meet client requirements. Otherkey requirements/criteria of the role include:

  • A Tertiary qualification in surveying from a University or TAFE College

  • Experience with digital engineering processes and a good understanding of how data can be collected efficiently once to move through the project lifecycle

  • Good technical knowledge in survey data collection including total station, laser scanning, survey control networks and efficient management, mapping and modelling of data is also required

  • Experience in the delivery of a wide range of surveying services, and the collection, presentation and management of spatial information

  • Ability to provide technical survey knowledge, undertake survey projects with minimum supervision, produce final deliverables in both a survey package and CAD format

  • Good time management, strives on team contribution and has a strong awareness to safety

  • Sound knowledge of survey software, CAD applications and modern survey equipment;

  • Experience with, 12D, AutoCAD, Leica Cyclone, Topodot, Leica Geoffice, Compnet, Leica TPS GNSS & HDS scanners would be desirable

  • An interest and ability in training and mentoring less experienced surveyors

  • Registration, or progressing to registration, with BOSSI would be an advantage.

This rolemay require some travel throughout NSW and the wider Australasian region.

Why Jacobs

At Jacobs we value people . Having the right balance of diversity, career and lifestyleenables us to consistently deliver and exceed clients’ expectations.

Working alongside industry leaders, you will havethe opportunity to develop your career working on key projects in anenvironment which encourages collaboration, knowledge sharing andinnovation. To support your professionalgrowth, Jacobs flexible working arrangements, extended leave options and a hostof social, health and wellbeing events and initiatives will underpin ourcommitment to you. Rethinking how youwork, our culture at Jacobs means it’s all about what you do, not where youare, which counts!

It’s a great time to join Jacobs. Achieve more witha global brand. Apply online by clicking on the link below.

Please note: If you are beingrepresented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to beconsidered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.


Primary Location Australia-Australia Countrywide-North Sydney

Req ID: EAS00011E