What Do Survey Technicians Do?
Survey technicians help map out areas of land for construction or other purposes. They use survey equipment and are required to travel to work sites as part of their daily jobs; they may also work closely with other survey personnel. These technicians must be able to understand and interpret site plans, including profiles and cross-sections. They also need to accurately record all data collected at work sites as well. However, some survey technicians spend most of their time in the office; the…Read more
- Assist and receive training in conducting land and building surveys, including equipment use.
- Use, create, and interpret GPS and CAD information.
- Record and enter survey data into databases, reports, and diagrams.