Geomatics Survey Technician | CompassData, Inc.

Geomatics Survey Technician

Exciting Opportunity!

Are you ready to join the forefront of geospatial innovation? Look no further! We’re a thriving geospatial company, boasting a remarkable 28 years of experience, nestled in the vibrant heart of the Denver Tech Center, Colorado. We’re on the hunt for an enthusiastic Geomatics Survey Technician to become a vital part of our ever-expanding team. Immerse yourself in a work environment that’s not only professional but also fosters a sense of family, all while honing your skills in the captivating world of geospatial technology. Plus, for qualified candidates, the possibility of remote work adds an extra dimension to this exciting opportunity.

Who We Are:

At CompassData, we’re not just a team; we’re a dedicated community of professionals who’ve been trailblazing the geospatial industry since 1994. With a well-earned reputation as a global leader in ground control data, we’re renowned in the geospatial realm. Collaborating seamlessly with a variety of geospatial players, we’re in the business of flying drones, orchestrating sensors, and partnering with aerial and satellite aficionados.

The Role that Awaits:

Are you a master of differential corrections, network adjustments, and final coordinate transformations via Trimble Business Center? If so, this is your chance to shine!

We’re seeking an agile Survey Technician to unravel the mysteries of post-survey data collected from GNSS, networks, Total Station, and other top-notch survey gear. As a guardian of data quality, you’ll ensure that survey data, GPS coordinates, and Total Station records meet our impeccable standards. Picture yourself providing captivating visual insights into field data, satellite shots, and aerial imagery. This isn’t just a job; it’s a gateway to a world of discovery and growth in a full-time role complete with a comprehensive benefits package.

What You’ll Be Up To:

  • Master differential corrections, network adjustments, and final coordinate transformations with finesse.
  • Fuse and finesse diverse data sources, from GNSS to total station measurements.
  • Craft top-tier deliverables that tick all the boxes for customers and meet the CompassData seal of excellence.
  • Navigate the world of communication and coordination with the Field Crew Manager, Field Crews, Project Controls, and Operations Manager to ensure projects hit the mark.
  • Dive into data: downloading, quality-checking, and processing survey data in sync with our field crews.
  • Work wonders with GIS software such as Google Earth, ArcMap, and Global Mapper.
  • Champion the cause of data quality through QA/QC efforts, adapting existing data to shine in line with both customer requirements and CompassData, Inc.’s gold standard.
  • Seize opportunities to venture into the field, wielding survey-grade GPS receivers, drones, and mobile mapping tech.
  • Keep things in shape with daily time sheets and data logs.

Your Toolbox of Experience and Skills:

  • A preferred 4-year degree in Survey, Geomatics, or a related field.
  • Although not a must, LSIT or PLS certification would be music to our ears.
  • Previous flings with Trimble and/or Leica Geosystems systems during field survey endeavors.
  • A knack for cracking problems both as part of a harmonious team and as a solo artist.
  • Detail-oriented and methodical—precision is your middle name.
  • Self-starter with a positivity that’s positively infectious.
  • A true team player, thriving in fast-paced environments where adaptability reigns supreme.
  • Mathematical wizardry up your sleeve.
  • Honest communication and a work ethic that’s the gold standard.

Tools and Software that Excite Us:

  • Mastery of Trimble Business Center (our top priority).
  • A dance partner with Autodesk Civil 3D and/or MicroStation.
  • NGS Toolkit wizardry.
  • ESRI ArcGIS and GlobalMapper prowess.
  • Navigational prowess with Google Earth and Streetview.
  • A confident strut with Microsoft Office products.
  • Familiarity with GNSS differential correction software suites.

The Location and the Perks:

You’ll find CompassData Inc. nestled in the heart of Denver Tech Center, CO, right near Belleview and I-25. While your role might anchor you at the office, the possibilities are boundless.

Benefits that Go Above and Beyond:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance Plans to keep you covered.
  • A 401(k) Retirement Plan that’s an investment in your future.
  • Share in our successes with a Profit-Sharing Scheme.
  • Amplify your benefits with Life Insurance, disability coverage, and GAP insurance.
  • Embrace paid time off, including a holiday PTO package that’s nothing short of generous, plus a birthday PTO to sweeten the deal.
  • Flexible Spending and Health Spending Accounts that put you in control.
  • Enjoy maternity and paternity leave, because family matters.
  • Discover an onsite fitness facility, café, and game room to elevate your work-life balance.

We Champion Diversity:    We’re all about inclusion and diversity. It’s a promise that all qualified applicants, regardless of race, age, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other legally protected status, will receive fair consideration

Salary Range: $50k – $75k a year   Full-time (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant)