Senior LiDAR Technician

Highspeed Staffing
Nashville, Tennessee
Apr 10, 2024
Apr 16, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Position: Senior LiDAR Technician

Location: Nashville, TN

Duration: Fulltime Permanent

Salary: DOE

This position is responsible for providing digital terrain modeling support for land surveyors & civil engineers and serves as a key member of the team in the expanding geospatial practice. The Senior LiDAR Technician will also collaborate internally with CAD technicians, civil engineers, and landscape architects to assist clients in the development of commercial, residential, and mixed-use projects.


Use specialized LiDAR and point cloud software platforms as well as CAD and GIS software packages for data extraction and digital terrain modeling

Collaborate with project managers to create survey base mapping

Potential for LiDAR field data collection though aerial, terrestrial, and mobile mapping platform

Additional related duties as needed

Minimum Qualifications

3-5+ years of progressive office experience in 3D Scanning, including capture, post processing, analysis and modeling of static laser, mobile LiDAR, or aerial LiDAR scanning

Skill with generating digital terrain models from point cloud data

Experience processing data through DJI Terra, Pix4D, TBC Point Cloud Registration, TerraSolid, and FARO Connect

Mastery of drafting or point cloud extraction using AutoCAD Civil 3D, MicroStation, TopoDOT, Trimble Business Center, and/or TerraSolid

Ability to adhere to project timelines in a team environment

Strength in multi-department coordination and organization

Proficient written and verbal communication

Preferred Qualifications

Possesses FAA Part 107 Commercial Drone License, or ability to obtain

GISP Certification and/or American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) certification or the ability to obtain

Revit or other 3D Modeling experience

Experience performing topographic surveys as a Survey Party Chief

Experience as a Survey CAD Technician

Experience with Flyability Elios drones

100% covered health, dental and vision insurance, group term life insurance, identity theft protection, long-term and short-term disability coverage, telemedicine, and long term care insurance

Generous PTO, paid holidays, and three additional paid days between Christmas and New Years Day

Profit sharing bonus

401(k) contribution

Flexible work environment

Focus on work-life balance