Job Detail

Organization: The Sanborn Map Company, Inc.
Title: Data Acquisition Technician
Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Posted: 2019-05-09
Application Deadline:

Position Description:

The Data Acquisition Technician position operates within an airborne or ground based environment to collect accurate and viable data in an efficient and timely manner using airborne sensors and GPS equipment. Extensive Travel is required.

Operates and monitors optical and LiDAR systems working in fixed wing small aircraft for accurate image quality capture.
Travel extensively while working as an airborne crew member throughout North America and foreign countries.
Performs basic ground surveying duties such as using a GPS receiver, centering a tripod, measuring antenna height, and placing markers and targets.
Conducts field-level quality control of data units, makes backups and ships/disseminates in a timely fashion.
Prepares and submits logs, reports, expense reports and other materials as required.
Office time and work to include assisting with sensor maintenance and installation.
Basic entry level flight planning to assist with layout of flight lines and generated flight maps and document estimation.
Other duties as required.

Associates degree in a Geography, Engineering, GIS, Earth Science, Math, or related discipline, or GIS certificate or equivalent related experience.

Proficiency in software applications used for processing survey data.
Experience operating an aerial sensor or LiDAR system desired.
Experience with IT equipment and windows based computer systems.
Position: Part-time (working up to 1600 hours annually)

Sanborn offers 401k with company match, and company paid disability and life insurance benefits.

TO APPLY: Visit our website: to apply for this position. Sanborn is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Vet/Disability.

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