Cartographers & Photogrammetrists
Also called: Cartographer, Compiler, Photogrammetric Technician, Photogrammetrist
- Compile data required for map preparation, including aerial photographs, survey notes, records, reports, and original maps.
- Delineate aerial photographic detail, such as control points, hydrography, topography, and cultural features, using precision stereoplotting apparatus or drafting instruments.
- Prepare and alter trace maps, charts, tables, detailed drawings, and three-dimensional optical models of terrain using stereoscopic plotting and computer graphics equipment.
- arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
- computers and electronics
- English language
- reading work related information
- thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
- read and understand what is written
- listen and understand what people say
- make general rules or come up with answers from lots of detailed information
- use rules to solve problems
- see hidden patterns
- quickly compare groups of letters, numbers, pictures, or other things
- Attention to Detail
You might use software like this on the job:
- Boeing Kork Digital Mapping
- Boeing SoftPlotter
Examples of Registered Apprenticeship programs include:
- Drafter, Cartographic
- Geospatial Specialist