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Project Coordinator

Quantum Spatial

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Location: Sheboygan Falls, WI
Type: Full Time
Posted: 07/03/2018
Deadline to Apply: Open - no deadline given by employer
More Information: Quantum Spatial Job Posting

Job Summary:

The Project Coordinator is responsible for various project support tasks, including: flight planning, equipment and sensor tracking, project logistics, strategy and tactics, management of personnel, and field support. 


  • Communicate consistently with both office and deployed field staff
  • Act as a point of contact for field personnel
  • Communicate with LSIT and PLS regarding ground logistics and planning
  • Track status in study areas, including personnel, weather, resources, etc.
  • Develop efficient flight and logistical plans that meet or exceed project specification
  • Stay proficient with all relevant software and field methodologies
  • Communicate with Project Managers and Production Managers regarding project details
  • Assist in detailed tracking of project costs
  • Assist in maintaining field safety program protocols and meetings
  • Report safety concerns and violations/issues to the Director of People Operations
  • Travel as needed and adhere to a non-traditional work schedule in order to assist in Field  Operations



  • A bachelor’s degree or higher in science, engineering, or a related field
  • 2-3 years of experience in remote sensing
  • A valid driver’s license
  • Technical proficiency with GIS software packages
  • Strong prioritization and organizational skills
  • A firm understanding of geospatial concepts and GPS survey methods


  • 2-3 years field experience as an airborne sensor operator
  • In-depth experience using various LiDAR sensors, cameras and other instruments
  • Experience using both flight planning and post processing software packages

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a team setting
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent decision making and problem solving abilities
  • Computer proficiency
  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment

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