Architectural, Building & Surveying Technicians

Snapshot

Architectural, Building & Surveying Technicians perform technical functions to assist Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors by supervising and inspecting construction sites, estimating time, costs and resources, inspecting plumbing work, and collecting and evaluating survey data and preparing maps and plans.

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Architectural, Building & Surveying Technicians
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
56,300
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$1500
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Above average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Moderate growth
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • assisting Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors in planning and organisation
  • interpreting plans, regulations and codes of practice
  • preparing preliminary sketches, working drawings and specifications
  • preparing, editing and revising plans, maps, charts and drawings
  • coordinating works programs
  • inspecting work and materials for compliance with specifications, regulations and standards
  • calculating costs and estimating time scales
  • collecting data using surveying instruments and photogrammetric equipment
  • performing routine computations and plotting preliminary data

Job Titles

  • Architectural Draftsperson
  • Building Associate
  • Building Inspector
  • Construction Estimator
  • Plumbing Inspector
  • Surveying or Cartographic Technician

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Diploma of Building Surveying, Diploma of Building Design
  • Advanced Diploma of Building Surveying, Advanced Diploma of Surveying

Other Careers In This Industry

Job Vacancies

  • Thu 22 Jul , 2021
  • $30,001 - $40,000
  • Dry Creek, South Australia
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