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Job title: LiDAR Systems Operator
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Job location: Anywhere USA, CO  32809 United States
Texas, California, Florida, Honduras
Requisition code:
Date posted: 03/09/2010
Job category:Aerial Systems Operator - Photographer
Photogrammetrist (not certified)
Geospatial Entry Level Technician
Remote Sensing Technician
Job type:Remote
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Job Description

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The LiDAR System Operator is responsible for airborne data acquisition and processing. Extensive fieldwork is required including GPS surveys, establishment and maintenance of a GPS base station. This position is also responsible for the post processing of GPS and LiDAR data.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions)

Responsible for recommending improvements to field operations and sensor design
Planning and executing field activities including the evaluation of field conditions
Final decision maker on whether or not to proceed with a project and acquire airborne LiDAR data based on safety, weather and budgetary factors
Coordinates all aircraft operators, local survey parties, pilots, ATC and other third parties as required to accomplish the LiDAR mission
Timely reporting on the progress of each project
Extensive travel to support hardware manufacturing, design and field maintenance

Excellent technical analytical skills
Ability to work independently and trouble shoot in order to achieve goals and complete assignments within established time frames
Excellent interpersonal, problem solving and project management skills with a proven ability to multi-task
Possess strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to effectively convey and discuss technical issues with customers and vendors
Post secondary education in recognized Geomatics program
Minimum of three years of field survey work utilizing airborne laser survey and processing methods

Extensive travel is required 30-50% of the time with extended field stays between 6-12 weeks.
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Job Requirements

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LiDAR data collection / processing
1 year experience minimum
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