Drone Operator - US

Mid-West · Full-time

About The Position

Taranis is looking for Drone Operators!

Taranis is giving you an amazing opportunity to take part in a unique AgTech project in the US!

We are a fast-scaling startup company that helps farmers maximize their production and profits in real-time. 

Using drones and light aircraft, we provide a high end product that includes high-resolution aerial surveillance imagery of fields at leaf-level precision

 We invite you to join the AgTech revolution, where agriculture, aviation, and algorithmics combine. 

Job Type: Temporary, Contract


Successful completion of Taranis Drone Operator Training

Execute drone operations over farmland in a safe and efficient manner

Understanding and executing flight plans on schedule

Understanding and implementing Taranis’ mandated procedures

Addressing potential hazards in the field

Understanding thresholds for quality imagery and implementing QC on location

Uploading captured images to Taranis

Maintaining equipment throughout the season

Ability to adapt to circumstances in the field

Regular communication with Operations team

Getting clearance to the image within restricted airspace and/or private property


A US Work Visa - A must

A valid 107 Drone Operator license 

Immediate availability for a 2-3 months project

Ability for intensive travel (The project will take place in the Mid-West)

Ability to lift 50lbs

Clean driving record

Knowledge of digital photography

Time Management skills and communication skills

Experience with commercial-sized UAV

Experience with DJI products/ Litchi flight planning

Basic computer knowledge, ability to troubleshoot common issues

Availability to work on weekends and holidays

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