Remote Sensing Technicians

Remote Sensing Technicians

Apply remote sensing technologies to assist scientists in areas such as natural resources, urban planning, or homeland security. May prepare flight plans or sensor configurations for flight trips.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Analytical Thinking * Initiative * Dependability * Persistence * Achievement/Effort * Adaptability/Flexibility * Cooperation * Integrity * Independence

Representative Tasks * Verify integrity and accuracy of data contained in remote sensing image analysis systems. * Collect geospatial data, using technologies such as aerial photography, light and radio wave detection systems, digital satellites, or thermal energy systems. * Integrate remotely sensed data with other geospatial data.


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Sample Job Titles Compiler, Digital Cartographic Technician, Document Image Technician, Geospatial Extractor, Analysis, Graphics Edit Technician, Information Assurance, IP/Mosaic Technician, LIDAR Technician (Light Detection and Ranging Technician), Meteorologist Liaison, Mosaic Technician, Orthophoto Tech/Draftsman, Photogrammetric Tech, Project Manager-Process Development, Project/Production Manager Imaging, Remote Sensing Field Technician, Remote Sensing Monitoring Technician, Remote Sensing Technician, Remote Sensing Technologist, Research Associate, Senior Research Analyst, Senior Science Consultant, Senior Stereo Compiler Team Lead, Verification Technician.