Estate Surveyor Trainees at the Edo State Government

Edo State Government

The Edo State Government through the Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for its Clean and Green Program within the capacity below:

Job Title: Estate Surveyor Trainee

Location: Benin City, Edo


  • The successful candidates will be trained for 1 (One) year under the scheme.
  • At the end of program, successful candidates will be offered permanent employment with the Edo State Government.

Job Description

  • Advisory role on valuation matters.
  • Feasibility and viability appraisal of planned development projects considering layout plans and topography.
  • Advisory roles on property rights, acquisitions and transfers.
  • Building maintenance management.
  • Project analysis and survey.
  • Project analysis and survey.
  • Project management and land development.
  • Infrastructure and facilitates management.
  • Land reforms, registration, planning and analysis.
  • Constructionandprojectmanagement.
  • Project finance and procurement syndication
  • Environmental Impact Survey, analysis and valuation.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree (minimum of Second Class Lower) or HND (minimum of Lower Credit) in Estate Surveying and Valuation.
  • Evidence of NIESV registration is an added advantage.
  • Candidates must possess NYSC Discharge or Exemption Certificate.
  • Candidates must be computer literate, with good interpersonal/leadership skills and ability to effectively work in teams.
  • Applicants must be within the ages of 22-30.
  • Experience in the use of CAD&GIS Tools will be added advantage.

Application Closing Date
4th August, 2023.

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


  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Candidates shall apply for only 1(One) position. Multiple applications will result in automatic disqualification.
  • The selection process will involve a review of applications, interviews, and possibly technical assessments
  • The Ministry does not require candidates to make any payments to any person or organization as equal opportunity is guaranteed for all candidates in this merit driven recruitment exercise.
  • This positions is open to residents and indigenes of Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.
  • The Ministry of Physical Planning, Housing, Urban and Regional Development is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.