Lead Survey Specialist (UAV/Scanning)

Location: Orewa / Henderson

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 either our Orewa or Henderson office for an experienced Laser Scanning Surveyor and/or UAV Surveyor to lead and grow this respective division for the wider company. The division will work in collaboration with our high performing survey teams delivering all aspects of surveying for a wide range of projects rural, urban and commercial.

If you are highly skilled and want to progress your survey career at a senior level this may well be the job for you.   This a great opportunity to join one of NZ’s leading survey companies.

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 creating high performers.  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

Our ideal candidate would be locally based with experience in laser scanning and/or UAV surveying including the processing software and deliverables for urban, rural or infrastructure projects.  Experience working in a multi-discipline environment and familiarity with the surveying inputs to land development projects will be an advantage.

It is important that you have excellent communication skills and are comfortable working both autonomously and collaboratively depending on the project.

 The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Ideally you will have minimum of 5 years + experience
  • Great communication and team building skills
  • Leadership and mentoring experience an advantage
  • Strong experience and working knowledge of modern laser scanning and/or UAV equipment and relevant software
  • Ability to provide high quality service to clients
  • Experience with 12D (or Civil 3D), Autocad and 12d Synergy an advantage

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

 What we offer

This is a great opportunity to join Cato Bolam and expand your surveying horizons in a leadership role.  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.

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

 Michelle Bain



09 427 0072