Also called: County Surveyor, Land Surveyor, Survey Party Chief, Surveyor
In the Air Force: Engineering; Engineering Apprentice; Engineering Craftsman; Engineering Helper; Engineering Journeyman; Engineering Superintendent
In the Army: Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Systems Tactician/Technician; Fire Support Specialist; PATRIOT Fire Control Enhanced Operator/Maintainer; Special Forces Engineer Sergeant; Technical Engineer
In the Coast Guard: Engineering
In the Marine Corps: Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Systems Tactician/Technician; Engineer Assistant; Engineering Aid; Engineering Apprentice; Engineering Helper; Engineering Journeyman; Engineering Superintendent; Geographic Intelligence Specialist; PATRIOT Fire Control Enhanced Operator/Maintainer; Special Forces Engineer Sergeant; Technical Engineer
In the Navy: Engineering Aid; Engineering Aid Basic
- Verify the accuracy of survey data including measurements and calculations conducted at survey sites.
- Search legal records, survey records, and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries in areas to be surveyed.
- Calculate heights, depths, relative positions, property lines, and other characteristics of terrain.
Math and Science
Safety and Government
Engineering and Technology
People and Technology Systems
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Analytical or scientific software
Map creation software
Computer aided design CAD software