Licensed Surveyor

Stantec Australia

Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


Licensed Surveyor - ( 2300016D )


Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

About the role

Our experienced multi-disciplinary team and strategic technical and service partnerships position us to provide the best outcomes for our clients, both private and government, across all surveying and spatial fields.

Working to the highest standards of professionalism, we provide efficient and innovative spatial solutions that empower our clients to confidently make informed decisions.

Opportunity for a Licensed Surveyor to join the Geospatial team in Melbourne, Ballarat and/or Geelong to contribute to the delivery of our exciting projects. This exciting opportunity has come about due to internal promotions, significant growth and forward workload on some of the leading projects across Victoria.

Day to day tasks would involve:

  • Plan and manage the delivery of high-quality surveying consulting services and products to clients.

  • Ensure client expectations and needs are met and key authority stakeholder requirements are satisfied.

  • Oversee and monitor the processes and procedures in place to manage relationships with assigned clients and other key stakeholders, to ensure projects are effectively and efficiently delivered.

  • Undertake and provide clients with fee submissions and invoicing.

  • Maintain professional standards in relation to product and service delivery, QA, OH&S and environmental standards.

  • Promote and provide a safe working environment for all team members.

  • Mentoring other team members, including the supervision of Professional Training Agreements.

  • Seek out new business opportunities.

  • Promote, market and grow the survey unit’s business and client portfolio.

  • Achieve the agreed revenue/expenses budgets through the effective and efficient use of available resources including personnel, equipment and technology, while maximising the value and return to Stantec


To be successful for the role you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in surveying or equivalent demonstrated experience in the industry.

  • Ability to be registered as a Licensed Surveyor in Victoria.

  • A passion for working in the Surveying discipline.

  • High-level knowledge, understanding and application of surveying concepts, processes, and activities.

  • Strong writing skills.

  • Confident approach to problem solving.

  • The ability to work within a team environment through well-developed interpersonal skills.

  • A positive and proactive attitude.

  • Proven business development experience related to cadastral and engineering surveying within the urban development and infrastructure industries.

  • The ability to forecast, set and meet realistic business generation targets.

  • Ability to build, maintain and enhance professional relationships with councils, service. authorities, catchment management and water authorities.

  • Tender and fee submission experience.

  • Willingness to travel and work in different locations when required.

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

  • Flexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

  • Learning and Talent Development Programs including Global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

  • Mentoring for your own development and the opportunity to mentor others

  • Professional Memberships

  • Salary Continuance Insurance (SCI)

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing Programs

  • Service Recognition Awards

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Provision of a Laptop and mobile phone

  • Use of a work vehicle

About us

The Stantec community unites approximately 25,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, water, energy, resources, water, environmental, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning begins the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

How to Apply

If you are keen for a new opportunity and ready to make a difference, we welcome your interest in our team! Submit your application online.

Please note that no agency applications will be accepted at this time.

Primary Location : Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Other Locations : Australia-Victoria-Geelong, Australia-Victoria-Ballarat

Organization : BC-3044 CommDev-AU Victoria

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Manager

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Mar 8, 2023, 4:41:23 PM

Req ID: 2300016D

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans

You’ve got this!