mine surveying technician


Mine surveying technicians conduct boundary and topographic surveys and surveys of the progress of mining operations. They operate surveying equipment and utilise programs to retrieve and interpret relevant data, and perform computations as required.

Scope notes

Includes people working on the surface or underground.

Alternative label

  • mine surveyors assistant

  • mine cartographer

  • assistant surveyor

  • mine survey lineswoman

  • mine investigator

  • assistant mine surveyor

  • mine survey linesman

  • mine technician

  • surveyors assistant

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


Essential skills and competences

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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