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17-3031.02 - Mapping Technicians

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Trace contours or topographic details to generate maps that denote specific land or property locations or geographic attributes.

17-1021.00 Cartographers and Photogrammetrists   Bright Outlook 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
  • 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.
17-1012.00 Landscape Architects   Green Occupation Green
  • Prepare site plans, specifications, or cost estimates for land development.
17-3022.00 Civil Engineering Technicians
  • Analyze proposed site factors and design maps, graphs, tracings, and diagrams to illustrate findings.

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