Drone Pilot/Drone Operator

Full time
Hargeisa, Somaliland
Posted 2 years ago

Job Summary

We are currently seeking a Drone Pilot to oversee the ground and flight operations of an unmanned aircraft system. As part of ground operations, you will perform safety checks, fly drone, collect data, and troubleshoot mechanical equipment issues. Your other duties involve making the right decisions at the right time during each flight, which includes considering the weather, route, battery, or technical requirements of the UAS, and objective. To apply for this position, you must have one year experience in drone operation.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Oversee ground and flight operations
  • Monitor drones during flight
  • Plan drone flight routes/missions based on project requirement
  • Produce ariel images as needed
  • Conduct flight demonstrations
  • Perform pre-flight, in-flight, and post-flight safety checks
  • Upload data on time for processing
  • Troubleshoot equipment issues
  • Ensure compliance with local regulations
  • Document pre and post flight logs
  • Operate a UAS in various weather and light conditions


  • Diploma or bachelor’s degree
  • Hand-eye coordination
  • Good communication skill
  • Must have a valid passport
  • Completion of training or a degree in aviation or a related field would be considered valuable
  • VTOL mapping drone experience would be considered valuable
  • Knowledge in Ground control point (GCP) collection using advanced survey techniques would be considered valuable.

Job Features

Job Category



2 to 5 Years


4 to 8 LPA

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