Prepares drawings and plans, estimates costs and checks engineering work in support of Civil Engineers.
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Diploma or higher qualification or at least 3 years relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required.
prepares diagrams, drawings, plans and designs for construction work under the direction of civil engineers and engineering technologists
interprets work assignment instructions, applies appropriate procedures and selects equipment
performs and directs fieldwork and laboratory testing
analyses data and carries out computations
estimates material costs and ensures finished works are within specifications, regulations and contract provisions
inspects civil engineering works and organises and supervises maintenance and repair work