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Compile data required for map preparation, including aerial photographs, survey notes, records, reports, and original maps.

17-3031.02 Mapping Technicians
  • Identify and compile database information to create requested maps.
  • Analyze aerial photographs to detect and interpret significant military, industrial, resource, or topographical data.
  • Research and combine existing property information to describe property boundaries in relation to adjacent properties, taking into account parcel splits, combinations, or land boundary adjustments.
  • Research resources such as survey maps or legal descriptions to verify property lines or to obtain information needed for mapping.
  • Lay out and match aerial photographs in sequences in which they were taken and identify any areas missing from photographs.
17-3031.01 Surveying Technicians
  • Collect information needed to carry out new surveys, using source maps, previous survey data, photographs, computer records, and other relevant information.
  • Compile information necessary to stake projects for construction, using engineering plans.
17-1022.01 Geodetic Surveyors
  • Request additional survey data when field collection errors occur or engineering surveying specifications are not maintained.
17-1022.00 Surveyors
  • Search legal records, survey records, and land titles to obtain information about property boundaries in areas to be surveyed.