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: 6x Land Surveyor (Geodetic Monumentation and Maintenance)

STATION: Harare Office 

REPORTS TO: Deputy Director, Geodesy 

DEPARTMENT: Surveyor General


  1. Establishing national geodetic control monuments. 
  2.  Identifying areas to place monuments.
  3.  Checking the physical appearance of monuments. 
  4.  Maintaining national geodetic control monuments through field work supervision. 
  5. Undertaking field survey measurements. 
  6. Processing the data and updating the database. 
  7. Identifying and raising procurement requests for the needed resources like hardware, software and materials. 
  8. Compiling and submitting weekly reports to the Deputy Director, Geodesy. 
  9. Performing other relevant duties as assigned by the Deputy Director, Geodesy.


The desired candidate should;  

  • Hold a degree in Land Surveying and Geomatics or equivalent. 
  •  Possession of a practising Land Surveying Certificate and 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 a 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