“We are a fast growing geospatial company that provides value to our clients and opportunity to our employees.”
About the Company:
GIS Surveyors, Inc. (GSi) is a GeoSpatial Solutions company focused on bringing value to our clients and opportunities for our employees. We have been providing solutions for our clients for over 5 years and are currently growing in the LiDAR processing field.
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 and we utilize vendors and staff from around the world to accomplish this.
We need candidates that have flexible schedules and can work with little to no supervision to accomplish the tasks assigned. Data will need to be processed, QA/QCed, corrected and produced into quality deliverables for our clients. Prior experience in LiDAR data processing is preferred but not required. Training will be provided on site. Successful candidates will be able to think spatially in a 3D environment and learn new concepts and software quickly.
Serve as a primary resource for LiDAR data QA/QC and processing on topographic and utility surveys
Process LiDAR data using TerraSolid products such as TerraScan to meet customer requirements
Create vectors / planimetrics using Bentley products such as Microstation and Power Draft
Create and edit PLS-CADD models for use by utility engineers
Communicate and coordinate with internal staff and outside vendors on LiDAR data production.
Provide internal daily status reports of activities.
Other special duties as assigned.
Minimum of one-year experience with emphasis on LiDAR data classification (preferred)
Skilled use of Microstation, Terrascan, AutoCAD, ArcGIS, QGIS, Google Earth, and other mapping, engineering, and drafting software (preferred)
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
Must have the desire to learn new technologies, software, hardware, methodologies and assist the LIDAR team to operate at maximum efficiency
Individual must demonstrate energy, drive and passion for the LIDAR division to succeed
Pay strict attention to details and always be focused on maximizing production while maintaining quality control
The successful candidate will work well with others, be team oriented, helpful and a good problem solver
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
Adhere to deadlines and high volume of work
GSi offers excellent opportunities for advancement, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.
Company sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision and Life coverage
401K plan with employer matching
Paid time off (PTO) and paid holidays
Professional development reimbursement program
Performance and career development programs
Fitness Reimbursement Program
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday. Some flexibility in hours is allowed, but the employee must be available during the “core” work hours.
About GIS Surveyors, Inc.:
GIS Surveyors Inc. (GSi) is a growing medium sized, Geospatial firm with offices in Poway and Yorba Linda, California as well as Bellevue, Washington. What separates GSi from other Geospatial firms is 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. We foster a culture where every single member is truly part of our team and has influence in the sound decision making process of the organization. If you’re looking for an exciting work environment that encourages creativity, innovation, professional growth and long-term career opportunities, then we may be a good match for you. Salary is negotiable, competitive and will not be a barrier to hiring the right person.