Want to love the career you have chosen? Surveying could be the profession you are looking for. We spoke to professionals currently working in surveying to find out what they love most about their career.
A Graduate Surveyor working for a multi-national mining company operating in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
“The most enjoyable part of my career is seeing projects take shape in front of my eyes, being involved in every aspect from pre-design survey, aiding in the design and planning, setting out designs and finally the as-built survey. The work I conduct requires me to be detailed and accurate and there is an immense satisfaction in knowing that you have completed a job to a high standard.”
A 3D Modeller/Surveyor who has been working in surveying for two years at AAM Group.
“I enjoy the variety of work, locations and people that you meet during your day. Surveying is often but one element in a large project, so it is great to meet and work alongside other professionals and trades.”
A Licensed Cadastral Surveyor who has been working in surveying for over five years and is currently working for Alexander Symonds Surveying Consultants.
“If you like to work outdoors with state-of-the-art technology visiting different locations every week then this is the job for you.”
A Graduate Surveyor who has been working at JRL Land Surveyors for over five years.
“I like the variety and the challenges that working on a wide range of projects brings. I also enjoy the puzzle aspect of looking into historical survey information and determining title boundaries. In addition, I find the consulting and project management side of things very engaging, as well as exploring projects which require a thorough understanding of our land management systems.”
Head on over to our profiles pages to find out what more surveyors love about their line of work.