State of Nevada PHOTOGRAMMETRIST/CARTOGRAPHER 1 - LOCATION/IMAGERY in Nevada
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 30
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In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur
in this geographical location.
Location: Carson, Minden, Gardnerville, Genoa
Job Class Code:
Announcement Number: 34493
Open to all qualified persons.
for another 9 Days 2 Hrs 5 Mins
Photogrammetrist/Cartographer's perform remote sensing work in the preparation of contour maps, terrain models, profile sheets; digital animated fly-through and related mapping materials requiring the application of photogrammetric or cartographic techniques.
This position is located within the Location Division, Survey and Mapping Section in Carson City. Incumbent will perform remote sensing work requiring strong photogrammetric, survey and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) skills; be responsible for the development of UAV technology and image processing; aerial survey mission planning and camera operation; digital and hard copy imagery products; orthophoto production; Digital Terrain Model (DTM) creation; Dense Surface Model (DSM) generation; maintenance of the imagery GIS database; precise 3D model development from various sources, including LiDAR, close range photogrammetry, aerial imagery, CAD and GIS; fly through animation production. These duties are performed using specialized software such as Imagine Photogrammetry, Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Graphic Arts. Incumbent will possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.
THIS POSITION MAY BE USED TO UNDERFILL FOR A PHOTOGRAMMETRIST/CARTOGRAPHER 2
Women and under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Nevada Department of Transportation is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation.
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In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in photogrammetry, cartography, physical science, geography, civil engineering, or related field; OR an Associate's degree from an accredited college or university in photogrammetry, cartography, physical science, geography, mapping, surveying, civil engineering, or related field and one year of experience which included completing digital map files from aerial photography and survey data and operating manual and computerized photogrammetric or cartographic equipment; OR graduation from high school and two years of experience as described above; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Additional Position Experience
This position requires aerial camera production assignments across Nevada by a small NDOT plane on a semi-frequent basis.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.
The following additional questions are part of this Recruitment
1) Do you have experience with creating DTM's or DSM's? Lack of this experience is NOT disqualifying
2) Do you have experience creating ortho photos? Lack of this experience is NOT disqualifying
3) Do you have experience with Multi-Ray Photogrammetry? Lack of this experience is NOT disqualifying
4) Do you have experience with large format aerial survey systems? Lack of this experience is NOT disqualifying
5) Do you have experience with flying UAV's? Lack of this experience is NOT disqualifying
6) This position requires incumbent to obtain, and maintain, a Part 107 Remote Pilot Certification within 90 days of hire. Can you meet this requirement?
For more information about state employment, visit the following:
Division of Human Resource Management: http://hr.nv.gov
Public Employees Retirement System: http://www.nvpers.org
Public Employees Benefits Program: http://pebp.state.nv.us
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Division of Human Resource Management Northern Nevada 209 East Musser Street, Room 101 Carson City, Nevada 89701-4204TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
Division of Human Resource Management Southern Nevada 555 East Washington Avenue, Suite 1400 Las Vegas, Nevada 89101-1046TDD for the Hearing Impaired (800) 326-6868
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