photogrammetrist/cartographer 1

State of Nevada Minden, NV
The Position

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.

To see full Class Specifications visit: http://hr.nv.gov/Resources/ClassSpecs/Class_Specifications-6_0/

To Qualify:

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.