LiDAR Analyst, Full Time

Job Location

Head office, Langley, BC

Published By

If interested in this position please send a cover letter and resume to Bryan Attrell, Field Operations Manager, battrell@eaglemapping.com

Type of Job

Full Time

Published Date

April 20, 2021, 10:00:00 p.m.

About the job

Eagle Mapping Ltd. has been in the airborne mapping business for 30+ years. Throughout this period, we have taken advantage of the latest technologies, and currently operate top-of-the-line LiDAR sensors and camera equipment. To support our increasing workload, we are currently looking for a LiDAR Analyst to join our team. This is a continuing full-time position, and significant training will be required. The LiDAR Analyst is responsible for calibration, classification, and interpretation of airborne LiDAR data throughout the process of producing cartographic and 3D mapping products. The successful candidate will undertake a variety of projects alone as well as part of a team, so strong communication skills are essential. This position is based out of our main office in Langley, British Columbia.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • LiDAR point cloud classification & quality control

  • Production of various digital mapping products and project deliverables

  • Assistance with improving efficiency of automatic classification routines

  • Communication of project progress to management and fellow analysts

Required Experience & Skills

  • Completion of a GIS, Geomatics Engineering, or related post-secondary program

  • Excellent computer literacy and technical skills

  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail

  • Ability to multi-task efficiently

  • Teamwork – must work well with others

Beneficial Skills

1)Familiarity with topographic mapping, cartography, and high-resolution LiDAR
2)Experience in a high-volume production environment
3)Proficiency with CAD / GIS software such as MicroStation, TerraScan, ArcGIS, Global Mapper