Data Technician/GIS Specialist & Airborne Sensor Operator

Data Technician/GIS Specialist & Airborne Sensor Operator

  • Posted by MGUG Admin
  • On May 18, 2022

Taiga Air Services

About the Job
Requirements:
  • Technical knowledge or experience in Geomatics or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
  • First Aid Training would be an asset.
  • Training will be provided in Thermography and Sensor Operation.
  • Ability to travel Internationally.
Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Data Technician / GIS Specialist:
  • Maintain knowledge base and expand Geographic Information Systems (GIS) capabilities.
  • Create and edit GIS products.
  • Participate in data collection in the field from aerial surveys (rotary, fixed-wing, and UAV).
  • Participate in project management from acquisition to deliverable.
  • Build and manage GIS databases and imagery databases.
  • Maintain infrared and survey mapping products.
  • Manage vendors for all GIS software and equipment.
  • Present products and services to clients.
  • Consult with clients on their GIS specifications.
  • Participate in team and independent-based work.
  • Customer service skills – in person, by phone, and via email.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel).
Aerial Sensor Operator:
  • Survey Camera Operator.
  • Create flight plans for aerial surveys.
  • Maintain knowledge base on all cameras and systems.
  • Manage all data collection and quality control.
  • Infrared Camera Operator.
  • GIS Mapping – using programs such as Map Source, DNR Garmin and QGIS.
  • GPS theoretical and practical knowledge.
  • Fieldwork or outdoor skills.
  • Maintain knowledge base on all cameras.
  • Keep an open schedule and on-call availability from Apr-Sept.
  • Experience in Thermography is beneficial but not essential.
Working Conditions / Environment:
  • Deployment within Canada and abroad.
  • Regularly deployed to remote locations.
  • Physical and Mental Demands.
  • Irregular work hours during periods of field deployment.
  • Field deployments of up to 30 consecutive days.
  • Extended periods of flight operations.
  • Duty days may extend to 14 hours on field deployment.

To apply for this job please visit taigaheli.betterteam.com.