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17-1012.00 - Landscape Architects   Green Occupation Green

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Prepare site plans, specifications, or cost estimates for land development.

17-3031.02 Mapping Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Produce or update overlay maps to show information boundaries, water locations, or topographic features on various base maps or at different scales.
  • Determine scales, line sizes, or colors to be used for hard copies of computerized maps, using plotters.
  • Trace contours or topographic details to generate maps that denote specific land or property locations or geographic attributes.
  • Redraw or correct maps, such as revising parcel maps, to reflect tax code area changes, using information from official records or surveys.
  • Form three-dimensional images of aerial photographs taken from different locations, using mathematical techniques and plotting instruments.
17-1021.00 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists Bright Outlook
  • Determine map content and layout, as well as production specifications such as scale, size, projection, and colors, and direct production to ensure that specifications are followed.
  • Revise existing maps and charts, making all necessary corrections and adjustments.
  • Prepare and alter trace maps, charts, tables, detailed drawings, and three-dimensional optical models of terrain using stereoscopic plotting and computer graphics equipment.
  • Delineate aerial photographic detail, such as control points, hydrography, topography, and cultural features, using precision stereoplotting apparatus or drafting instruments.
17-1022.00 Surveyors Bright Outlook
  • Prepare and maintain sketches, maps, reports, and legal descriptions of surveys to describe, certify, and assume liability for work performed.
  • Establish fixed points for use in making maps, using geodetic and engineering instruments.
17-3011.02 Civil Drafters
  • Draw maps, diagrams, and profiles, using cross-sections and surveys, to represent elevations, topographical contours, subsurface formations and structures.
17-3022.00 Civil Engineering Technicians
  • Analyze proposed site factors and design maps, graphs, tracings, and diagrams to illustrate findings.

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