As the Remote Pilot in Command (RPIC) - Level 1 you are responsible for the safe, on-time and efficient operation of the unmanned aerial system (UAS). The RPICs duties include conducting operational flights and overseeing vehicle performance, flying qualities, and capabilities of UAS systems. This position requires that the RPIC may travel in their personal vehicle or be riding and driving in a UPS/Leased vehicle on and off property. Due to the safety sensitive nature of this position, you will be required to be placed in a drug and alcohol testing pool.
In addition, but not limited to: Job Duties:
Conduct pre-flight planning to include operational briefings, analyzing weather forecasts, Notice to Airmen (NOTAMs), and airspace requirements.
Execute operational needs and mission requirements for each customer.
Document and complete pre/post UAS logs.
Perform equipment testing, troubleshooting, and maintenance.
Document inventory of UAS spares/components and maintenance actions.
Communicate and coordinate with internal and external entities for safe flight operations.
Stand, sit, stoop, squat, crouch, crawl, walk, run, and climb or descend stairs.
Carry a UAS approximately (55 lbs.)
Must be willing to travel to customer sites as required, may include travel in personal vehicle. Approved expenses will be reimbursed by the company guidelines.
PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal
Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against applicants on the basis
of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
veteran status, or disability.