Mapping Technologist 2 - Grade 20

Positions in this title can be hired through NY HELPS

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This title exists within Various New York State Agencies and has approximately 13 positions statewide.

*The number of positions is approximate and represents the number of positions established (both filled and vacant); it is not an indication or reference to position type or duration, or intent to be filled.

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Salary Information for Mapping Technologist 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Mapping Technologist 1 17 $61,516 $78,307
Mapping Technologist 2 20 $72,032 $91,381
Mapping Technologist 3 24 $88,639 $111,897
Mapping Technologist 4 27 $103,784 $127,830
Chief Mapping Technologist 29 $114,976 $140,815

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Job Duties

As a Mapping Technologist 2, you would supervise or manage the compilation of more complex mapping projects, digital terrain models (DTM), and orthoimagery, using digital photogrammetric workstations; perform quality control and quality assurance activities for photogrammetric and LiDAR mapping and registration, DTM data and orthoimagery compiled by in-house staff and contract vendors; edit contract vendor mapping and DTM accuracy analysis, and vendor DTM processing and development of production procedures; archive project files; develop quality assurance and quality control procedures and liaison with survey and engineering staff; perform aerotriangulation and LiDAR registration functions, including control layout, selection and aerotriangulation point measurement; monitor projects based error analysis of aerotriangulation and LiDAR data; support the acquisition of aerial photography, LiDAR and sterocompilation services, in coordination with design staff; publish technical requirements and specifications; and coordinate bid/purchase documents. Also, you may be responsible for the training of technicians and the development of training documents.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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26-262 37-834

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Mobility Options

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