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Wadaagsan Company LLC (WCL)


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Job name and title:

(Assistant Surveyor, 2 position) 


Wadaagsan Company LLC 

Duty station:

Garacad, Mudug-Puntland


1 year and renewal 

Reporting to:

Project Manager



Closing date:

The deadline is 31/Mar/2022, 6:00PM EAT




Wadaagsan Company LLC (WC) is the owner and the developer of Garacad Port, the first privately funded port facility in Somalia. Established in 2016, the Company headquarter is in Galkacyo, Puntland, Somalia. WCL is special Investment Company which represents a strong shareholder base with extensive expertise and capabilities in the construction and infrastructure development industry. Garacad Seaport Project envisages to positively turn the economic tide for Puntland, Central Regions of Somalia and Eastern Ethiopia due to its excellent strategic location as a gateway for import/export services for the rich and various natural resources of the region. Our ultimate goal is to develop modern port infrastructure and transit corridor with quality, reliable, and sustainable strategy focusing on economic growth and job creation.

Wadaagsan Company is looking for 2 assistant Surveyors to conduct land surveys and perform mathematical calculations with a high level of accuracy.  

Capable of using specialized equipment (Total Station, GPS and GIS).

Position: Assistant surveyors. The base will be Garacad town office. 

Surveyors position responsibilities: 

  1. Perform routine tasks to assist Surveyor by transporting, assembling, maintaining and laying out prospecting and surveying equipment, collecting and labeling samples.
  2. Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of surveys in order to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.
  3. Conduct surveys in order to establish boundaries for properties, based on legal deeds or titles.
  4. Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of landscape.
  5. Preparation of all data, charts, plots, maps, records, and documents related to surveys.
  6. Define longitudes and latitudes of important features and boundaries in survey areas, using theodolites, transits, levels, and satellite-based global positioning systems (GPS).
  7. Collaborating and working with senior surveyor, construction crews, and other company staffs.
  8. Assist and support surveyors in field of surveys, and work with the project engineers.
  9. Assist senior surveyor in drafting survey notes and detailed drawings.
  10. Conduct on-field survey and record measurements.
  11. Collect samples of soil, water, oil for testing in a laboratory.
  12. Perform basic engineering calculations relating to survey activities.
  13. Maintain logs, reports and records in relevant databases.
  14. Ensure compliance of established procedures and guidelines in survey activities.



Teamwork: works with job colleagues to achieve organizational goals. Shares experience and accepts joint responsibility for team.

Professionalism: knowledge of civil engineering and surveying which shows pride of the work, remain calm with pressure and stressful situation.

Planning and organizing: set and develop clear goals the consistent with the organizational policy and strategy.



  • Working knowledge of GPS, GIS and AutoCAD 
  • Tech savvy, including familiarity with CAD software and have ability in math problem-solving
  • Well versed with MS Excel/word spread sheet calculations
  • Ability to work as part of a team and effective written and verbal communication skills.



Minimum diploma, or degree in Civil Engineering or similar field. 


Work experience:

3-5years’ experience in a survey works or in a similar role experience.


Wadaagsan LLC Experience in Efficiency, competence and integrity:

According to Wadaagsan HR policy is to consider in the employment of the staff the necessity of securing highest standards of efficiency, competence, transparent and integrity. 


Technical Evaluation Criteria for all positions:

  • Qualification and experience (40%);
  • Track record of successful works of past organizations (30%);
  • Financial bid (10%);
  • Willingness and flexibility to work within the required base and time (20%).




Only short listed will be contacted.

How to Apply

Send your CV and Application letter to the following email address:


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