Aero-Graphics LiDAR/Photogrammetric Technologist / Technical Writer

LiDAR/Photogrammetric Technologist / Technical Writer

Aero-Graphics is currently seeking a talented and highly-motivated individual to join our team in our Salt Lake City, Utah office. The open position is for a part-time technical writer to prepare LiDAR accuracy reports and project status update reports.

Aero-Graphics is a privately-owned geospatial services business located in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The company was incorporated in 1965 and has established a reputation for professional, high quality aerial photography, orthorectified imagery, surveying, LiDAR, mapping and GIS services. Aero-Graphics continues to invest heavily in technology and grow with increasing demand for geospatial products and services. Visit www.aero-graphics.com for more information.

Key duties include, but are not limited to:

Prepare LiDAR project reports that provide details on point density (planned and actual), accuracy (planned and actual), flight parameters, and other project related details.  Prepare weekly project status updates that provide details on flight and production progress.

Create cartographically-appropriate thematic maps using GIS data.

Read and interpret documents such as scope of work, technical requirements and correspondence related to projects.

Project coordination with team leaders and project managers.

Basic Qualifications:

Strong technical writing capabilities with skills in clarity and persuasion.  Currently working towards an associate or bachelor’s degree (GIS or a geography-related field preferred).

Preferred Qualifications:

Proficiency using Microsoft Office and ArcMap/ArcGIS.

Essential Job Requirements:

Strong commitment to quality; be highly motivated; possess a positive attitude; excellent multi-tasking and organizational skills.  Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Compensation:

Based on experience and qualifications

To apply for this position:

Please submit your resume via email to technical_writer@aero-graphics.com.  Type “Technical Writer” in subject line.  Please include a cover letter, resume, wage history and references or complete an employment application in person at Aero-Graphics 40 West Oakland Avenue, Salt Lake City, Utah 84115.

Aero-Graphics will accept resumes/applications from November 20 to December 31, 2018