Wage and Hour Division (WHD)
Service Contract Act Directory of Occupations
99659 Surveying Technician (Instrument Person; Surveyor Assistant, Instruments)
Obtains data pertaining to angles, elevations, points, and contours used for map making, mining, or other purposes, using alidade, level, transit, plane table, theodolite, electronic distance measuring equipment, and other surveying instruments. Compiles notes, sketches, and records of data obtained and work performed. Directs work of subordinate members of survey team.