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More than 20 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Civil Engineering Technologists and Technicians.

  • Develop plans and estimate costs for installation of systems, utilization of facilities, or construction of structures.
17-3011.00 Architectural and Civil Drafters
  • Determine the order of work and method of presentation, such as orthographic or isometric drawing.
  • Determine quality, cost, strength, and quantity of required materials, and enter figures on materials lists.
  • Calculate heat loss and gain of buildings and structures to determine required equipment specifications, following standard procedures.
  • Prepare cost estimates, contracts, bidding documents, and technical reports for specific projects under an architect's or engineer's supervision.
17-2051.01 Transportation Engineers
  • Plan alteration or modification of existing transportation structures to improve safety or function.
  • Estimate transportation project costs.
  • Develop plans to deconstruct damaged or obsolete roadways or other transportation structures in a manner that is environmentally sound or prepares the land for sustainable development.
17-2151.00 Mining and Geological Engineers, Including Mining Safety Engineers
  • Select locations and plan underground or surface mining operations, specifying processes, labor usage, and equipment that will result in safe, economical, and environmentally sound extraction of minerals and ores.
  • Prepare schedules, reports, and estimates of the costs involved in developing and operating mines.
17-2131.00 Materials Engineers
  • Plan and implement laboratory operations to develop material and fabrication procedures that meet cost, product specification, and performance standards.
  • Plan and evaluate new projects, consulting with other engineers and corporate executives as necessary.
17-2141.00 Mechanical Engineers
  • Estimate costs or submit bids for engineering, construction, or extraction projects.
  • Calculate energy losses for buildings, using equipment such as computers, combustion analyzers, or pressure gauges.
17-3026.00 Industrial Engineering Technologists and Technicians
  • Aid in planning work assignments in accordance with worker performance, machine capacity, production schedules, or anticipated delays.
  • Analyze, estimate, or report production costs.
17-3027.00 Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians
  • Estimate cost factors including labor and material for purchased and fabricated parts and costs for assembly, testing, or installing.
  • Analyze or estimate production costs, such as labor, equipment, and plant space.
17-2111.02 Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers
  • Develop plans for the prevention of destruction by fire, wind, and water.
17-2041.00 Chemical Engineers
  • Prepare estimate of production costs and production progress reports for management.
17-2199.11 Solar Energy Systems Engineers
  • Create plans for solar energy system development, monitoring, and evaluation activities.
17-2021.00 Agricultural Engineers
  • Plan and direct construction of rural electric-power distribution systems, and irrigation, drainage, and flood control systems for soil and water conservation.
17-3028.00 Calibration Technologists and Technicians
  • Plan sequences of calibration tests according to equipment specifications and scientific principles.
17-2051.00 Civil Engineers
  • Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to determine project feasibility.
17-1012.00 Landscape Architects
  • Develop planting plans to help clients garden productively or to achieve particular aesthetic effects.
17-2112.00 Industrial Engineers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Estimate production costs, cost saving methods, and the effects of product design changes on expenditures for management review, action, and control.
17-2161.00 Nuclear Engineers
  • Develop or contribute to the development of plans to remediate or restore environments affected by nuclear radiation, such as waste disposal sites.
17-2071.00 Electrical Engineers
  • Estimate labor, material, or construction costs for budget preparation purposes.
17-2072.00 Electronics Engineers, Except Computer
  • Prepare budget or cost estimates for equipment, construction, or installation projects or control expenditures.
17-2112.02 Validation Engineers Bright Outlook
  • Develop validation master plans, process flow diagrams, test cases, or standard operating procedures.
17-2199.05 Mechatronics Engineers
  • Conduct studies to determine the feasibility, costs, or performance benefits of new mechatronic equipment.