UAS Field Technician (Seasonal)
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA •
UAS Field Technician will be responsible for assisting our UAS Pilots on conducting aerial applications in the Napa / Sonoma area & will handle a variety of duties in the field such as serving as a spotter, a chemical loader and/or a backpack applicator.
Yamaha has an excellent opportunity for three UAS Field Techs to join our Agriculture team in Napa, CA. The UAS Field Technician will be responsible for assisting our UAS Pilots on conducting aerial applications in the Napa / Sonoma area & will handle a variety of duties in the field such as serving as a spotter, a chemical loader and/or a backpack applicator.
Specific duties include, but are not limited to:
- Assist with Yamaha Spray Services operations; including performing tasks related to our Unmanned Helicopter such as acting as Visual Observer, chemical loader and/or backpack spraying
- Assist with keeping fleet of vehicles properly maintained and ensuring all products remain clean and in working order
- Keep Spray Services office clean and properly organized
- Assist with research related to agricultural activities; primarily spray activities
- Assist with adhoc projects and assignments as applicable
Reports to: Agriculture Business Development Manager.
- High School Diploma or GED equivalent required
- Proficiency with MS Office (including Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
- Agricultural experience preferred
- Strong communicator with excellent verbal and written skills
- Knowledgeable with RC equipment and operations preferred
- Ability to stand for long periods of time during spray season
- Some travel may be required (less than 10%)
Yamaha Motor Corporation, USA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
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