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UAS Flight Operator - Rogers, AR

DroneUp

DroneUp

Rogers, AR, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 16, 2024

DroneUp, LLC was born out of a vision to make autonomous flight great for communities, great for business, and great for the world. Yet more than visionaries; we have the tools, instruments, focus, and expertise to execute while utilizing a “People Matter Most” mentality.

Our founder envisioned a massive, untapped opportunity to leverage autonomous flight that would revolutionize how the world may "pitch" and "roll" in the future. To start, we have harnessed the power of airspace technology, analytics platforms, and drone services to transform business operations. Our long-term mission is to be “Safe and Be Exceptional” while building and deploying the world's most accessible drone ecosystem.

Ranked in the top 25 of LinkedIn Top Startups 2022, DroneUp is Headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia and provides drone delivery service in 34 locations across six states in partnership with the #1 retailer in the world, Walmart, Inc.

In 2022 DroneUp was on the list of "Next Big Things in Tech" but we are more than just invested in the drone ecosystem; we are equally invested in our people and landed successfully as a certified "Great Place to Work" in 2023. Knowing that our mission critical success comes directly from the people we bring onboard, we strive to provide opportunities for our employees to learn, grow, and go beyond the normal Field of View! Come fly with us as our team goes through our checklists that will “Inspire Fast Action” and take an entire industry to new heights. “Be a Person Others Want to Follow!”

Position Summary

DroneUp is seeking UAS Flight Operators to join our Flight Operations team in the Rogers, UT area. The pilots will be responsible for conducting drone delivery operations and other drone operations from our onsite Hub locations. The operators will fill various roles in the operation including serving as Remote Pilot in Command (RPIC), MC (Mission Coordinator), and Visual Observer. Knowing FAA rules and regulations is crucial and the operators must be able to operate in a safe and effective manner. A key requirement for this position is the ability to maintain a flexible schedule to accommodate the needs of the team and meet project deadlines. We believe in fostering a work-life balance and are looking for individuals who can contribute effectively while embracing the flexibility required in our collaborative and evolving work culture.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for day-to-day drone operations
  • Create flight planning routes for deliveries
  • Ensure drone safety is observed at all times
  • Maintain and care for drone equipment to make sure all units are running smoothly
  • Deliver packages safely and effectively to customer locations
  • Perform in Enterprise Service missions and activities when called upon, including but not limited to Facility Inspection, Cell Tower flights, and Marketing Videos
  • Travel up to 20% (may be required depending on project needs)
  • Other duties assigned