Surveyors and survey technicians map land features and property boundaries, and accurately locate where new structures such as roads, bridges, buildings and pipes should be constructed. Survey assistants work under the direction of a land surveyor or engineer.
Most surveyors and survey technicians are employed by:
Job opportunities for surveyors are good, especially in Christchurch as they are needed to inspect sites before rebuilding work can begin.
Surveyors generally earn:
Survey technicians generally earn:
Key tertiary qualifications include:
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