soil surveying technician




Soil surveying technicians analyse soil by carrying out technical surveying tasks, using soil surveying techniques. They focus on the process of classifying soil types and other soil properties. Soil surveying technicians operate surveying equipment and utilise programs to retrieve and interpret relevant data, and perform computations as required.

Alternative label

  • mineral technologist

  • soil scientist

  • field surveyor

  • geological technologist

  • field survey technician

  • soil technician

  • surveyor

  • geological technician

  • geologist

  • mineral technician

  • survey technician

  • land survey technician

Regulatory aspect

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Optional skills and competences

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