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Land Surveyor Trainee – Edo State Government Recruitment.

Land Surveyor Trainee

Applicants are welcome to apply for the ongoing Land Surveyor Trainee offered by the Edo State Government.

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Details (Land Surveyor Trainee):

  • Successful candidates undergo 1-year training under the scheme.
  • After completing the program, candidates receive a permanent employment offer with the Edo State Government.

Job Description​

  • Perform field surveys using specialized tools and equipment:

    • Total stations
    • GPS receivers
    • Laser scanners
  • Measure and acquire precise data regarding:

    • Land boundaries
    • Contours
    • Elevations
    • Other physical features
  • Determine and establish property boundaries

  • Conduct on-site measurements

  • Create accurate topographic maps by:

    • Collecting data on land features
    • Using the information to produce detailed plans and maps
  • Provide precise measurements and markers to guide the layout and positioning of:

    • Buildings
    • Roads
    • Utilities
    • Other infrastructure
  • Ensure compliance with design plans and specifications

  • Process and analyze survey data using specialized software and Computer-Aided Design (CAD) tools

  • Interpret data to create reports, drawings, and digital models accurately representing the surveyed area

  • Prepare survey reports, boundary descriptions, and plans to establish property boundaries and meet regulatory requirements

  • Verify compliance with relevant laws, regulations, and land-use restrictions

  • Conduct quality checks on surveying equipment, measurements, and data to ensure accuracy and reliability

  • Consider environmental factors (e.g., soil conditions, drainage patterns, ecological features) when conducting surveys and providing recommendations for land use and development projects.


  • Educational Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree: Minimum Second Class Lower in Surveying / Geoinformatics.
    • HND (Higher National Diploma): Minimum Lower Credit in Surveying / Geoinformatics.
  • Additional Advantage:

    • Evidence of NIS (Nigerian Institute of Surveyors) registration.
  • Mandatory Requirements:

    • Possession of NYSC (National Youth Service Corps) Discharge or Exemption Certificate.
    • Age Requirement: Applicants must be within the ages of 22-30.
  • Skills and Abilities:

    • Computer Literacy is a must.
    • Good Interpersonal and Leadership Skills.
    • Ability to effectively work in teams.
  • Preferred Experience:

    • Experience in using CAD (Computer-Aided Design) & GIS (Geographic Information System) Tools is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date

4th August, 2023.

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How to Apply​

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Application Letters with an attached Curriculum Vitae (CV) to:

The Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development,
2nd Floor, Block C, Edo State Secretariat Complex,
Sapele Road, Benin City,
Edo State.

​​Click here to apply online​

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