Job Opportunity
Job Opportunity

The Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Fisheries, Water and Rural Development in collaboration with the Public Service Commission is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates to fill the following vacancy that has arisen in the Department of the Surveyor General.

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POST: 1x Land Surveyor (D3- E4) (Cadastral)

STATION: Matabeleland North Provincial Office 

REPORTS TO: Provincial Land Surveyor 

DEPARTMENT: Surveyor General


1. Executing title and topographical surveys for the State. 

2. Examining survey records and sectional titles and making recommendations for approval 

3. Communicating with Land Surveyors and other stakeholders. 

4. Updating information of approved surveys in the e-Cadastre and Land Transaction System (LTS). 

5. Re- constructing property boundaries and resolving boundary disputes. 

6. Preparing survey records including draft general plans, work plans, diagrams and survey reports. 

7. Examining survey bills and making recommendations for payment to Government by clients. 

8. Preparing quotations for State land surveys. 

9. Advising Stakeholders on land registration 

10. Compiling and submitting weekly reports to the Provincial Land Surveyor.

11. Performing other relevant duties as assigned by the Provincial Land Surveyor. 


The desired candidate should: 

* Hold degree in Land Surveying and Geomatics or equivalent. 

* Possession of a practising Land Surveying Certificate membership to the Survey Institute of Zimbabwe will be added advantages. 

* Experience in performing land survey duties will be another added advantage. 

* Be knowledgeable of the Land Survey Act ( Chapter 20:12), Land Survey 

* Regulations and the Deeds Registries Act (Chapter 20:05) as amended. 

* Have good communication, inter-personal and leadership skills. 

* Be able to work as team and under pressure.  

* Be computer literate.


NB: Eligible female candidates are encouraged to apply.

Two sets of hard copies of application letters that clearly indicate the post being

applied and the name of the department, detailed CV, national I.D, academic and

professional certificates should be addressed and submitted to;

Director Human Resources

Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Fisheries, Water and Rural Development

01 Liberation Legacy Way

Ngungunyana Building


The hard copy applications addressed to the Director Human Resources

at the above address can also be dropped at;

The Department of the Surveyor General

Trust Towers, 12th floor, Room 2013B

56 Samora Machel Ave (Where the Zimbabwe Women’s Microfinance Bank is


Scanned copies of application letters addressed to the Director Human Resources

at the same address together with all the requisite attachments can be emailed to

The deadline for applications is Friday, 22 September 2023.

Dr. J. Basera