Skills Photogrammetrist in Saskatchewan

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a photogrammetrist in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Technical occupations in geomatics and meteorology (NOC 22214).


  • Generate maps and related graphs and charts
  • Plan map content, format and design and compile required data from aerial photographs, survey notes, records, reports and other maps
  • Maintain and manage digital database
  • Train staff
  • Maintain equipment and instruments
  • Process data to conduct basic analyses of trends
  • Write specifications and technical reports
  • Monitor for quality
  • Participate in field checks and verification
  • Inspect final compositions
  • Examine and interpret aerial photographs
  • Develop specialized computer software, Internet based GIS, database and business applications
  • Analyze and interpret weather data
  • Maintain climatological databases
  • Observe, chart and report on ice conditions in navigable waters
  • Observe, record and transmit atmospheric and weather information
  • Operate analog or digital airborne remote sensing equipment to prepare images, data and graphic reports, maps and charts
  • Participate in programs to control avalanches in mountainous terrain
  • Perform data entry
  • Verify accuracy and completeness of data

Skills and Knowledge Checklist

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.


Working with Technological Equipment and Machinery Help - Working with Technological Equipment and Machinery
  • Using Specialized Instrumentation and Equipment
Communication Help - Communication
  • Teaching and Training
  • Liaising and Networking
Information Handling Help - Information Handling
  • Processing Information
  • Managing Information
Analysis Help - Analysis
  • Analyzing Information
  • Planning


Social Sciences and Arts Help - Social Sciences and Arts
  • Geography
Mathematics and Science Help - Mathematics and Science
  • Earth Sciences (Geosciences)
Engineering and Technology Help - Engineering and Technology
  • Design
  • Computer and Information Systems
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