Captain - Remote

Posted Date 1 month ago(11/1/2023 4:14 PM)
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Job Locations
US-WI-Sheboygan Falls | US-OR-Portland | US-OR-Corvallis
Regular Full-Time


Quantum Spatial Inc. is the largest, most technically advanced full-service geospatial solutions provider in North America. We are seeking professional, motivated and collaborative pilots to join our amazing team. If you enjoy traveling the world, are mission-oriented and can work effectively independently or in a team, this opportunity is perfect for you.

Our pilots are allowed to live wherever they want as long as they are proximate to a mid-tier airport from which to travel. They are deployed for 16 days in the field followed by 12 consecutive days off. Pilots are flown to the aircraft in the field at the company’s expense and hotel, car and meal expenses are paid by the company while deployed. This position is included in the company’s hearing conservation program.

We understand the needs of our pilots and work with them to make the position family-friendly. QSI offers competitive, attractive and an affordable package of health and life benefits for employees and their families. We consider the health and well-being of our employees and their families to be one of our most important concerns. Choose from a variety of medical plans, as well as dental, vision, employer-paid life, disability and accident insurance. Other options include free Employee Assistance Program, supplemental group term life insurance coverage, flexible spending accounts and wellness programs including the opportunity to earn money for your existing activities.

Employees can take advantage of a number of financial benefits, including 401(k), Profit-Sharing and performance incentives. QSI offers an attractive sick accrual and pay policy, beginning with one week of paid sick time for employees. QSI also provides 9 paid holidays per year regardless of deployment scheduling.

Our employees are encouraged to grow professionally, which is why we give them the support and resources they need to reach their full potential – including a wide range of job-based and personal enrichment training through classroom and online resources, and access to an online internal job search tool for exploring other opportunities within QSI. Pilots can expect to fly 300-500 hours per year and travel as missions dictate. Our pilots are supported by a management/coordination team to support the mission planning and execution while our experienced maintenance team supports our fleet of complex aircraft.


  • Pilot in command on Cessna Caravan
  • Conduct flights in compliance with FAA CFR 14 Part 91 regulations, aircraft limitations and company operating procedures
  • Fly aircraft to project required specifications
  • Effectively work with the team to safely, efficiently and accurately complete each mission
  • Ability to travel up to 75% of the time


Pilot Hiring Minimums:

  • FAA Multi-engine Commercial pilot license
  • Instrument rated and current
  • 1,000 hours total time
  • 250 hours multi-engine
  • 2nd Class Medical
  • Valid driver’s license


The pay range for this position is $27.00- $30.00 per hour; based on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience of the candidate. NV5 Geospatial may provide restricted stock units, stay bonuses, or relocation allowances as part of the compensation package. Medical, dental, and vision insurance are also offered to full-time employees, along with Flexible Spending Accounts and Health Savings Accounts, with employee and employer contributions. 3 weeks of Paid Time Off a year for full-time employees along with 9 paid holidays a year. More information regarding benefits can be found via hyperlink here. This information is provided per the salary transparency provisions of the Washington Equal Pay and Opportunities Act. Base pay information is based on market location. Applicants should apply via the NV5 careers site.

Required minimums maybe reduced for applicants from partner schools or with prior aerial survey experience We deploy the latest airborne sensors offering the highest degree of accuracy to our clients. Our services include acquisition and analysis using digital, hyperspectral, thermal, LiDAR topobathy sensors. From saving energy to saving the environment, Quantum Spatial is making a difference in the world. If you are self-motivated, a great communicator, comfortable working independently or in a team environment, a decision maker, problem solver and enjoy working in the field, you are the right person.

Elevating our standards starts with a rigorous evaluation process, which thoroughly tests the procedural abilities and situational awareness of each candidate. We provide an environment that fosters continuous improvement, teamwork and growth for our employees. Being a part of our team means leading a career of excellence, pride, and meaning. We are dedicated, skilled professionals who thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. Our people are the best and the brightest always aiming for the skies. Our team is dedicated to provide superior data allowing our clients to solve the complex issues that impact society.

Resumes will be accepted until all positions are filled. Immediate submissions are welcome and will be reviewed promptly. All job offers with Quantum Spatial are contingent upon passing a background check and drug screening.
Main QSI Office Locations: Sheboygan, WI – Dulles, VA – St Petersburg, FL – Corvallis, OR – Lexington, KY – Portland, OR – Anchorage, AK
Pilot Base Locations: proximity to (within 90 minutes of) a mid-tier (or larger airport) anywhere within the continental United States – live wherever you want!

How to Apply
We realize the unacceptable lack of diversity in our industry and we refuse to ignore it. We proactively address this with our office culture and hiring practices. If you are not sure whether or not you’d be a fit, we say go ahead and apply!

Please upload a letter of interest and resume with professional references in one (1) PDF via online application process.

No phone calls or emails, please. Incomplete applications and auto-reply submissions will not be considered.

NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.



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