Geospatial Technician III

Easton, MD
Added: March 5, 2024
Who We Are

SAM is the nation’s largest combined geospatial solutions and inspection service provider in the industry. We use the industry’s most advanced software and hardware for collecting and analyzing complex spatial data across a wide range of markets and scientific disciplines. Our national reach, expertise, and applied technologies uniquely equip us to capture physical environments from coast to coast — delivering practical insights and high-quality spatial data with unrivaled speed and accuracy.

Your Impact at SAM

  • Daily processing of geospatial data, including evaluating accuracy and sufficiency, and ensuring compliance to applicable project and industry standards related to aerial mapping products
  • Lidar calibration, classification hydro collection and deliverables creation for USGS QL1&2 Lidar
  • Working with Terra suite of software, LP360, ArcGIS, Global Mapper, LASTools, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned

What You Bring to SAM

  • Experience in all aspects of USGS QL1/QL2 LiDAR
  • 3-10 years of progressive experience with calibrations, classifications, hydro collection, and deliverable creation.
  • 3-10 years of progressive experience in CAD environments
  • 3-10 years of progressive experience with spreadsheets or GIS tools
  • Ability to improve deliverable creation workflows and train others in the processes.
  • Excellent computer and technical skills, including Terra suite of software, LP360, ArcGIS, Global Mapper, LASTools, etc. and MS Office Suite preferred
  • Strong listening, writing and verbal communication skills
  • Proven work history, strong work ethic and team-player attitude
  • Scripting and macro creation would be a helpful bonus

Our Perks

  • Company paid premiums for medical, dental, vision, LTD and life insurance (HSA and FSA plans available)
  • Generous paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays and parental leave) - Accrual starts immediately
  • 401(k) program offers 100% employer match up to 5%
  • Paid continuing education courses and tuition reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program - Your mental health is our priority
  • No glass ceiling! Truly a place to spread your wings (Ask about our Career Pathing!)
  • Trainings throughout the year - Specialized in-house trainings programs designed to assist you in advancing in your career
  • Office snacks, free food and fun-themed events for employees throughout the year
  • Passion for our Community - You have endless opportunities to volunteer alongside your peers with our Corporate Social Responsibility Program

Our Culture

Our entrepreneurial culture is a key factor in SAM being recognized as a Top Workplace for eleven consecutive years, and we make it our mission to ensure every one of our employees learns how to build and manage a business, not just be the subject matter expert on the team. At SAM, our employee’s development is instrumental to our success. Your learning will be supported by specialized in-house training programs and mentoring by the industry’s leading experts, who just happen to be on our staff! We make SAM a GREAT place to work, but it all starts with YOU!


SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. SAM also participates in the federal E-Verify Program.