Lincoln, Nebraska

Requisition Number: S_220159 Department: School of Natural Resources-0844 Description of Work: Conducts flight planning, airborne data collection, initial data processing, and airborne instrument calibration.  Maintains aircraft instruments and aircraft.  Manages billing for flights.  Coordinates activities with pilots, stakeholders, data processing team and ground crew before, during and after flights. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: Minimum Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in any field relevant to airborne remote sensing, science, or related technical field plus (1) one year experience with aircraft maintenance, mission (flight) planning, aircraft remote sensing, instrument maintenance and calibration, image processing (georectification and reflectance calibration), and billing. Excellent communication skills. Must have a valid driver's license and meet University driver eligibility requirements.   Preferred Qualifications: Three years experience with aircraft maintenance, aircraft flight planning and remote sensing (imaging spectrometry, thermal imaging), instrumentation, and image processing. Familiarity with related science goals preferred. Ability to train others when necessary. Pilot's license a plus. Posted Salary: $49,687/yr minimum Job Type: Full-Time

Lincoln, Nebraska

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