Seeking a US Military Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist and/or Military Spouse to apply for a Imaging Vehicle Driver. Operate a high-tech vehicle with commercial digital camera arrays and GPS equipment to rapidly image 360-degree area around the vehicle and store images on computers inside. Position requires physical strength to safely lift a 70-pound camera unit on and off top of vehicle.
Responsibilities: Veteran Military
Receive specialized training to drive public streets and areas in a safe and efficient manner.
Follow an on-board guidance system to capture street-level images within a given project area, including all public streets, highways, and on/off ramps.
Mapping often requires specific areas to be driven multiple times due to poor lighting conditions, multi-lane roads, etc.
Transfer electronic files between the Cloud, USB thumb drive and vehicle’s computer system.
Maintain contact with supervisor regularly via personal cell phone (texting/voice/pictures/email).
Utilize personal phone and personal email to submit daily/weekly reports
Take the vehicle home at night. Get the vehicle washed and serviced as instructed.
Interact professionally with security guards to access gated communities.
Operate independently. Be mission-focused and get the job done.
Schedule: 25-35 hrs/week (part-time) to mid-October.
Must have flexibility in schedule as the mapping requires good weather (no rain, no snow) and daylight hours. Driver must watch weather forecasts.
It is preferred that the candidate have a parking spot, preferably in a garage, where the vehicle can be parked at night.
Vehicles must be parking in a garage at night or the vehicle operator will have to remove the camera (in its case) from the vehicle every night.
Requirements: Veteran Military
US Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist or Military Spouse.
Valid driver’s license and clean Department of Motor Vehicle driving record.
Physically capable of safely lifting 70-pound camera unitonto vehicle roof mount. Able to safely reach/access roof of vehicle to mount and un-mount camera
Self-motivated with a high attention to detail to safely handle vehicle and imagery system.
Driver must enjoy driving. Must be accessible by cell phone.
Dependable and reliable with professional attitude and demeanor
Computer/technology literate to use phone, email, and Excel spreadsheets for basic data entry.
Prefer local operator living in area with knowledge of local roads and traffic trends
Experience with commercial driving is a huge plus.
Job Type: Part-time
safe driving: 1 year (Required)
US Veteran, National Guardsman, Reservist or Military Spouse: 1 year (Required)
strength to lift 70lb to shoulder-level: 1 year (Required)