AIRBORNE SENSOR OPERATOR


Aero-Graphics Inc., an industry leading geospatial services company, is looking to hire a full-time Airborne Sensor Operator. Based out of Salt Lake City, Utah, we own and operate four (4) aircraft equipped with highly advanced digital imaging and laser scanning systems. Aero-Graphics specializes in the acquisition, processing, and extraction of geospatial data using these systems.

Mandatory Qualifications:

High School Diploma or Equivalent
Must possess strong communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as excellent decision making and problem solving abilities
Ability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends, holidays and deployments lasting up to 3 weeks with minimal notice
Must be highly motivated, punctual, and show strong attention to detail
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Proficiency with Microsoft Office products

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous experience in remote sensing, photography, engineering, survey or GIS
Electrical, mechanical, computer or other technical skills
Experience working in and around aircraft
Low time pilot with aspirations of gaining commercial license

Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsible for the operation of advanced remote sensing and ground based GPS equipment
Learn and apply complex principles of aerial photography, LiDAR, airborne GPS and inertial navigation systems
Quality assessment of acquired imagery/data
System installation, maintenance and troubleshooting (ability to lift 50 pounds)
Effectively work with the pilot in command to safely and efficiently complete assigned missions
Keep accurate and detailed notes to complete mission flight logs and progress reports in a timely manner
Perform preflight and post flight inspections of the aircraft and sensor systems, which includes keeping the interior and exterior of the aircraft clean
Maintain and clean hangar facilities, offices and grounds
Assist in other office duties as needed
This list of duties is subject to change and evolve with the flight department
Please email your cover letter and resume with professional references to our Aerial Department Manager at flightjobs@aero-graphics.com

No phone calls, please.
All job offers with Aero-Graphics, Inc. are contingent upon passing a background check. Relocation to Salt Lake City area required.