Building and Civil Engineering Technicians
Building and civil engineering technicians perform a variety of technical support functions to assist civil and building engineers.
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New workers start around £14671. Normal pay is £28700 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £46952.
Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
- Inspects construction materials and supervises work of contractors to ensure compliance with specifications and arranges remedial work as necessary.
- Sets out construction site, supervises excavations and marks out position of building work to be undertaken.
- Performs calculations and collects, records and interprets data.
- Sets up apparatus and equipment and undertakes field and laboratory tests of soil and work materials.
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