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LiDAR Technician

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GISinc (now Axim Geospatial)
Place
Cincinnati, OH
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Added: March 5, 2024
Job Description

About the Role:

This position is responsible for LiDAR Data Processing and QA/QC. We have a variety of clients that seek our expertise on ensuring quality LiDAR data is delivered in a timely manner. We use industry recognized software and hardware for processing complex spatial data across a variety of markets.

Successful candidates will process, QA/QC, correct, and produce LiDAR data into quality deliverables for our clients. We are seeking candidates that have flexible schedules and can work with minimal supervision to accomplish assigned tasks. Prior experience in LiDAR data processing is preferred but not required, training will be provided. Successful candidates will be able to think spatially in a 3D environment and learn new concepts and software quickly.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Classification of LiDAR point cloud data
  • Compilation of mapping features from LiDAR point clouds
  • Process LiDAR data using TerraSolid products such as TerraScan
  • Create vectors/planimetrics using Bentley products such as Microstation and Power Draft
  • Create and edit PLS-CADD models for use by utility engineers
  • Ensure compliance and accuracy for all mapping products to applicable project and industry specifications
  • Effectively coordinate and communicate with internal staff and vendors on LiDAR data production.
  • Provide internal daily status reports on activities.
  • Other special duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required

  • Demonstrated knowledge of surveying and mapping practices
  • Demonstrated proficiency in GIS software
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office Software
  • Demonstrated proficiency in organizing daily and weekly plans
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Team oriented
  • Desire to learn new technologies, software, hardware, methodologies and assist the LIDAR team to operate at maximum efficiency
  • Process the drive and passion to operate as an effective representative of the company in both internal and external forums
  • Strict attention to details with focus on maximizing production while maintaining quality control
  • Ability to read, write and correspond clearly and concisely
  • Ability to read, understand and apply technical information from procedure manuals, written and verbal instruction, guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Ability to understand 3D surface modeling and 3D visualization concepts
  • Ability to identify and clearly communicate problems, issues with data or instructions
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines and high volume of work

Preferred

  • Minimum of one-year experience with emphasis on LiDAR data classification
  • Skilled use of Microstation, Terrascan, AutoCAD, ArcGIS, QGIS, Google Earth, and other mapping, engineering, and drafting software

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work:

This is a full-time, Onsite, 40-hour/week position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday. Overtime may be requested. Flexibility in hours is permitted proved the employee is available during the “core” work hours.

Company Description

GIS Surveyors Inc. is a growing medium sized, Geospatial firm with offices in Poway and Yorba Linda, California, Bellevue, Washington and Cincinnati, Ohio. Our ability to create and grow a firm focused on attracting and cultivating professionals with the expertise to seamlessly deliver innovative Geospatial solutions to our clients separates us from other companies. As an employee-owned company (ESOP), GIS fosters a culture where every employee is an integral member of our team and has influence in the sound decision making process of the organization. If you are looking for an exciting work environment which encourages creativity, innovation, professional growth and long-term career opportunities, GIS may be a good match for you. Salary is negotiable, competitive and will not be a barrier to hiring the right person.

GIS Surveyors Inc. is a growing medium sized, Geospatial firm with offices in Poway and Yorba Linda, California, Bellevue, Washington and Cincinnati, Ohio. Our ability to create and grow a firm focused on attracting and cultivating professionals with the expertise to seamlessly deliver innovative Geospatial solutions to our clients separates us from other companies. As an employee-owned company (ESOP), GIS fosters a culture where every employee is an integral member of our team and has influence in the sound decision making process of the organization. If you are looking for an exciting work environment which encourages creativity, innovation, professional growth and long-term career opportunities, GIS may be a good match for you. Salary is negotiable, competitive and will not be a barrier to hiring the right person.
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