Land Development Draughtsperson

Location: Whangarei

Cato Bolam is a leading professional consultancy providing start-to-end solutions for housing, land development, subdivision and infrastructure projects. Our company purpose is “Creating Great Places” and that is what we strive to achieve – for our clients, our communities, and our environment.

The Opportunity

We have an exciting opportunity in our Whangarei office for a land development draughtsperson with experience in Civil Engineering and/or Surveying Draughting to join our high performing team.  You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively and autonomously on a wide range of residential, rural and commercial developments and legacy projects.

A career at Cato Bolam gives, not only the opportunity to continue your professional development, but to be part of a team of professionals from other disciplines leading projects from concept to completion in a supportive work environment.  We are committed to investing in our people and we provide personal development plan support and mentoring to help you grow and take the next step.

 About Us

Cato Bolam, established in 1972, is a multi-disciplined professional service business and our team of 90+ located across four offices in Auckland and Northland has a proud reputation for delivering high quality services and outcomes.  We offer a friendly, flexible working environment and a salary package that is attractive and targeted at the experience and potential of the applicant.

 About You

Ideally you would be locally based and have experience in the draughting of all aspects of land development engineering and/or Surveying plans for consent and construction purposes. You will also assist with other draughting including the preparation of residential and rural concept and subdivision plans. You will have the ability to focus, meet project timelines and have an attention to detail and presentation.  It is important that you have a “can do” attitude and are a team player who works well in a collaborative environment.

The successful candidates will have the following:

  • Excellent AutoCad skills
  • Land Development Engineering / Surveying draughting experience
  • 12d Synergy (an advantage but not essential)

If you possess all or most of the above skills and believe you have the qualities and experience that we seek to join our dynamic team ensuring delivery of high-quality surveying solutions and client engagement, then we would like to hear from you.

 What we offer

Our team is friendly, committed and we are proud of our company culture, our reputation and value each team members contributions.  An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right person along with mentoring and on-going development, in a relaxed team environment.

Additional Information

Location: 127 Bank St – Whangarei

Hours: Preferred hours are 40 hours per week Monday to Friday, however consideration will be given to applicants that prefer a part-time position

 Benefits: Competitive salary, employee health insurance, subsidised gym membership and the opportunity to work with a great team.

If you are ready for your next venture and would like the opportunity to join our team, apply NOW by forwarding your application to:

 Simon Reiher                                   


09 438 1684