3122-13 Civil Engineering Technician
Conducts tests of construction materials and prepares sketches and tabulations in support of
Civil Engineers and Civil Engineering Associates.
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Certificate IV 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.
- interprets work assignment instructions, applies appropriate procedures and selects equipment under the direction of civil engineers, engineering technologists and engineering associates
- conducts field and laboratory tests of construction materials and soils, and collects data for traffic surveys
- prepares computations, sketches, charts and tabulations for civil engineering works such as drainage, water supply, sewage reticulation systems, roads, airports, dams, bridges and other structures
Civil Engineering Assistant