Category: Becoming a Land Surveyor

Behind Geomatics: A Detail of Land Surveying

For those interested in a career in land surveying, exploring the field of geomatics could be beneficial.  What is geomatics and what does it have to do with land surveying?  The answer to that might surprise you! Geomatics is a link between land surveying and cartography which integrates the two using modern technology such as… Read more »

The Day to Day of a Land Surveyor

If you are a home or business owner then there is a chance that you have either hired or worked with a land surveyor, but have you ever wondered what they do or how they do it? If you have ever had an interest in this noble profession, then read on and see what it… Read more »

Why Choose a Career as a Land Surveyor

  Making the right career choice is extremely important; so it is good to know the benefits of choosing land surveying as a career. As with most careers in any industry, there are pros and cons; but once the proper training is obtained, land surveying can be a promising and lucrative life-long career.   There… Read more »

How to Become a Professional Land Surveyor

  After over 30 years in the business, I can confidently say that land surveying is a profession that is constantly evolving. Because of this, it is no surprise that the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook has reported that “employment of surveying and mapping technicians is expected to grow 16% from 2010 to… Read more »