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Organization: HALIS
Title: Remote Sensing Technician
Location: McDonough, GA
Application Deadline:
Posted: 2016-12-29

Position Description:

Job Summary:

HALIS is a full service geospatial firm specializing in Aerial Surveying, Mapping, and GIS. Under the supervision of the Production Manager or Acquisition Manager, the remote sensing technician will be responsible for performing a wide range of geospatial tasks. This position is expected to be 50% field/50% office, but based on project requirements the individual must be flexible to work any variation of field/office needed. Position available immediately.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• LiDAR calibration/adjustments
• LiDAR point cloud classification/editing
• Digital Elevation Model (DEM) generation and editing
• Color Balancing RAW images from aerial camera
• Mosaicking aerial imagery
• Orthoimagery production assistance
• Heads-up digitizing planimetric features
• Operating GNSS Base Stations
• Operating Weather Stations
• Installing various aerial sensors on both helicopter and fixed-wing
• Operating various aerial sensors in flight
• Download and check data collected from aerial sensor
• GIS feature extraction and attribution
• Troubleshoot hardware/software
• Other duties as assigned


• High School diploma
• 0-3 years of related experience
• Excellent troubleshooting skills
• Ability to work out of town for extended periods of time as needed including weekends, holidays, etc.
• Must be able to think spatially
• Must be comfortable working with computers and cutting edge technology
• Must be responsible
• Clean driving record and background

Preferred Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in GIS, Remote Sensing, Environmental Science, Computer Science or closely related field
• Experience in aerial LiDAR production, especially on transmission line projects
• Experience using the TerraSolid Suite
• Experience using PLS-CADD
• Experience using ESRI ArcGIS for Desktop, Global Mapper, and other GIS or Remote Sensing software
• Programming and scripting experience
• Experience in other remote sensing production environments
• Land Survey background

Working conditions and Physical Demands:

• Ability to sit in confined spaces on aircraft for long periods of time
• Ability to sit at a desk and operate a computer for long periods of time
• Ability to lift equipment up to 100 lbs.
• Exposure to both outdoor and Indoor conditions
• Must be able to hear, see, and talk with or without reasonable accommodation

To apply:
E-mail resume to: creagan@halisgeo.com
with subject header 'Remote Sensing Tech App'
No Phone Calls Please