Junior Drone Project Coordinator

Who is SkyeBase?

SkyeBase aims to accelerate the transition to a more sustainable industry. We integrate drones, robots, and artificial intelligence for industrial and infrastructure inspections to provide our clients with the right maintenance insights. Our goal is to create a more sustainable and environmentally friendly future where industrial and infrastructure installations are safer, cleaner, more uptime-oriented, efficient, and reliable. We utilize the latest aerial, underwater, ground-based drones, and handheld measurement technologies to capture the highest quality inspection images and develop smart (AI-driven) software solutions to deliver the right maintenance insights to our international end customers in the industry, container, and infrastructure markets.

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Your responsibilities

  •  Project tasks:
    • Coordination of drone projects with clients in an industrial, technical, and high-risk context (both in Belgium and internationally).
    • Project Step 1: Preparation
      • Work preparation of projects; (flight request for drone operations in accordance with legal procedures, risk analyses, communication with clients)
    • Project Step 2: on-site data capture
      • Responsible for capturing and processing inspection data during inspections
      • You work together with the drone pilot. You take on the role of inspector or observer during field assignments.
    • Project Step 3:
      • Processing inspection data into a report in I-Spect (our own inspection platform) or generating Orthomosaic photos and 3D models.
  • General tasks:
    • Support in managing and maintaining SkyeBase’s equipment.
    • Assisting in tests, demos, and training activities.
    • Keeping operational documents up to date and administering them in accordance with our procedures.
    • Performing tasks necessary to actively support the safety and quality management system.

Estimated time allocation: 50% on-site with clients and 50% in the office or remote work.

What profile are we looking for?

  • We are looking for a dynamic individual with the right personality and skills to strengthen our team.
  • Driver’s license (B)
  • You live in the vicinity of Antwerp. This is because our assignments start from our Hub located in the north of Antwerp.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a technical field or equivalent through experience
  • Demonstrable technical background
  • Proficiency in Dutch (spoken and written), English (spoken and written), knowledge of French is an advantage.
  • Motivated, problem solver with good communication skills and a proactive approach
  • Good analytical and creative thinking skills
  • Organized and structured
  • Able to take good photos with a camera in manual mode.
  • Resilient to stress, conscientious, and respectful of equipment.
  • Ability to work both independently and in groups.
  • You enjoy working in a fast-growing company and do not have a “9 to 5” mentality
  • Able to work fluently with Office and other digital packages.

Bonus

  • Experience with NDT inspections and/or drones
  • VCA-VOL
  • Experience in planning and executing inspection assignments in various environments under difficult conditions
  • Experience in data processing packages for orthomosaic photos, 3D models, etc. (Pix4D, Agisoft Metashape,…)
  • Knowledge of the industry and/or industrial environments
  • Knowledge of drone aviation legislation

Why would you want to work for us?

SkyeBase is located in the Beacon, an innovation hub in the city of Antwerp and near the Antwerp port, bringing together technology companies, research, skills, innovation actors, and citizens to collaborate on smart solutions to keep our world livable and sustainable.

What do we offer?

  • Growth opportunities depending on your interests, such as project coordinator, drone pilot, researcher, etc.
  • Varied job content, both in terms of substance and indoor and outdoor work
  • Being part of a rapidly growing startup in a super innovative and growing market (Drones & AI)
  • Being part of a passionate, dynamic, no-nonsense company culture and a straightforward way of working
  • A desk in our modern office The Beacon in the center of Antwerp near “het Eilandje.”
  • Working with a fun and dynamic group of colleagues with entrepreneurship and a healthy dose of humor 😊
  • The opportunity to grow with SkyeBase as we expand our team in Belgium and take steps towards international growth
  • Competitive salary

If you look forward to being part of our story, if you are ready for a challenge, if you want to have a meaningful impact as an intrapreneur, and if you want to help us build the future of how drones are used for a more sustainable industry…

Contact us! We look forward to receiving your CV and cover letter.

Contact details

Bart Daniëls

COO | Co-Founder
E: info@skyebase.be
www.skyebase.be

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