ABOUT SURVEYING AND MAPPING SA

Surveying and Mapping SA is responsible for the education and training of future surveyors in our state, and collaborate with educational institutions such as schools and universities to inform students about our profession.

WHAT IS THE ROLE OF A SURVEYOR?

Surveying involves the measurement, mapping and analysis of the environment and requires the use of specialised equipment and software.

In the field, this cutting edge technology includes laser scanners, robotic guidance stations and global navigation satellite systems. In the office, surveyors and mapping professionals draft plans using a CAD system, to create graphics, download and analyse data and prepare equipment for use on location.

Our surveyors and mapping professionals record, maintain and protect our city boundaries and rural allotments while at the same time contributing to engineering, mining, hydrography and agribusiness to maintain sustainability and infrastructure.

They collaborate with a wide range of other professionals such as Architects, Engineers and Land Developers providing vital information for many local projects like the new Adelaide Oval, RAH Hospital and the Southern Expressway.

These highly skilled university-trained professionals are essential for the long term viability of our state of South Australia.

A GREAT CAREER CHOICE

A career in surveying and mapping in South Australia will offer many options, lifelong security, and contribute to the future growth and economic development of the state.

To find out more, you can download our career brochures below.

 

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