Drone Operator - US
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