Geomatics Engineering Technician

$39,611 - $67,060 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • Raleigh, NC, USA
  • Jan 13, 2021
Full time Construction Design Engineering Government

Job Description

The Challenge
We're looking for an advanced-level technical geomatics engineer to support our Photogrammetry Unit Production Squads.   

In this role you will:

    • Provide advanced tech support for the planning and production of photogrammetric mappings for functional design, preliminary design, final design, digital mission support files, film image scanning, digital image plotting, image processing, and calculation of construction earthwork pay quantities.  
    • Use geomatics hardware and software
    • Operate sophisticated photogrammetric analytical stereoplotting instruments and software to stereoscopically view digital aerial imagery and compile planimetric mapping and terrain elevation data.  
    • Review consultant and in-house produced planimetric mapping, terrain elevation data, and orthoimagery, and identify discrepancies to engineering staff.
    • Generates orthoimagery from individual frame imagery using photogrammetric mapping software programs.   
    • Enter field classification and pertinent information into planimetric mapping and other files using CADD software.

   What You Bring

    • Thorough expertise and understanding of concepts, practices, and theories of professional transportation and geomatics engineering used in photogrammetry and surveying as related to highway location, design, and construction.
    • Thorough knowledge and skill in the use and operation of stereoplotting instruments, CADD, and photogrammetric mapping software and equipment used to generate planimetric mapping, terrain elevation data, and orthoimagery.
    • Experience reviewing planimetric mapping, terrain elevation data, and orthoimagery and identifying discrepancies to engineering staff.
    • Experience expressing technical facts in a clear, concise, and organized manner and maintaining records and work-specific notes.
    • Demonstrated ability to perceive overlapping aerial imagery stereoscopically in 3 dimensions and interpret planimetric and terrain features relatively correct.

  Education & Experience

  • Associate's degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Survey Technology or assigned discipline
  • 3 years progressive technician experience; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me: Kayren Williamson  at 919-707-7092  

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