Lead UAV Drone Pilot
Myrtle Management Consultants Limited
Lagos, Nigeria
6d ago
source : Fuzu

Location : Lekki Phase I, Lagos

Job Description

  • Our client is recruiting for Lead UAV Drone Pilot to lead and manage the operational and strategic affairs of the business.
  • You must carry out assigned activities balancing weather, travel, and specific target dates to ensure successful Aerial imagery collection.
  • Preferred candidates should be an expatriate from Eastern Europe, India, or South Africa.
  • Qualifications

  • BE / B.Tech in Electronics, Electrical, Mechatronics, Aeronautical Engineering
  • Understanding English is mandatory (Read / Write / Comprehend)
  • Drone Flying Experience in a lead capacity is added advantage
  • Required : Part 107 Drone Pilot License
  • Required : 2 years of UAV flying experience
  • Having project management experience and certification is an advantage
  • An understanding of standard drone operating systems
  • Possess excellent written & verbal communication skills and be able to communicate with the field, management, and clients alike effectively;
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills required;
  • Must be detail-oriented and highly organized;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment;
  • Ability to work under pressure in a deadline-driven environment;
  • Must be proactive and solution-orientated
  • Must be able to multi-task and self-manage in a dynamic environment
  • Must be focused on the company‚Äôs core values and business objectives
  • Maintain the highest ethical and professional standards
  • Availability beyond the regular 9 am-5 pm work schedule.
  • Remuneration

    Competitive along with other benefits.

    Responsibilities

  • Assure that all work schedules for regular and special assignments are designed to provide the service in the most effective and efficient manner possible.
  • Manage drone pilot employee availability, time-off requests, and call-offs for the Drone Platoon
  • Meet all contractual and budgeted scheduled hours while assuring that overtime and non-billable hours are minimized and review and correct shift punches
  • Draft policies and procedures to ensure that the business is run procedurally
  • Compile daily drone shift reports, complete safety, and risk assessments prior to all flights, and after-action reviews post-flight
  • Check drones before a flight to ensure safe and proper business operation
  • Perform preflight, in-flight, and post-flight safety checks
  • Analyze weather forecasts to ensure safe flights
  • Document pre-and post-flight logs
  • Monitor drones during flight
  • Plan drone flight routes Navigate drones along designated paths
  • Gather information or produce aerial data, as needed Perform equipment testing, troubleshooting, and maintenance
  • Snag list preparation and ensure resolution
  • There will be extensive traveling needed based on business requirements and role.
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