Field Technician (Full-Time, Wisconsin)

Sniffer Robotics is currently seeking a full-time employee to fill this position based in Wisconsin.


About Sniffer Robotics: 

Sniffer is a “technology as a service” company, providing new and innovative solutions that improve productivity, make operations safer, and help protect the environment.  The company is an industry pioneer, having developed a drone-based solution for detecting methane gas emitting from ground surfaces.  We are a growing and dynamic company headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, with work throughout the United States. 

Our company is seeking productive and self-motivated field technicians who can safely deliver accurate and high-quality work.  If you meet these initial qualifications and enjoy working outdoors, we want to talk with you. Our company is an equal opportunity employer and provides training to help you succeed in our company and in the industry.   

This posting is for outdoor labor entailing extensive walking in varying weather conditions throughout the year. You must be physically fit, able to pass a drug test and physical exam, and enjoy working in field conditions.  It is an hourly position with overtime (over 40 hours/week), including benefits (medical, dental & vision) and a company truck. 

The position is based in Wisconsin with regular travel to surrounding states. 

Sniffer Field Technicians are also required to become a licensed drone pilot to assist in the company's aerial operations (SnifferDRONE, Aerial Mapping, etc).  Sniffer will help train, and reimburse expenses related to obtaining your FAA Part 107 unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) drone pilot certification.  Obtaining your drone pilot certification will provide additional skills to benefit our company and our field services work.  If you enjoy working in the field and interested in flying drones professionally, this is a great opportunity. 


  • Perform field work - gas emissions monitoring in accordance with procedures and regulations

  • Manage project scheduling, coordinate with customer(s) and internally

  • Submit accurate and professional field data and reports 

  • Work with customers to ensure complete satisfaction 

  • Safely travel approx 50% 

  • Work on continuing education through certifications including FAA Part 107 UAS pilot certification


Minimum physical requirements 

  • Stand/walk on feet for 10+ hours per day on uneven ground (concrete, rock, grass, mud/dirt, etc.) 

  • Carry 15-20 lbs. of equipment in a backpack 

  • Walk, turn, bend, reach & pull bodyweight plus backpack weight throughout the day 

  • Carry additional equipment throughout facilities, up to 100 lbs. (ladders, water coolers, additional monitoring equipment, etc.) 

  • Work in all variations of weather (extreme heat, cold, windy, etc.) 



  • Professional verbal and written communication skills  

  • Basic ability to use Microsoft Office products including Word and Excel 

  • Must have a valid drivers license with a clean driving record

  • Must be able to work in the United States (eVerify required) 

  • Must be able to pass a drug test and physical

  • HS diploma required.  Minimum two-year technical degree - college degree preferred

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

  • Always be alert – use sight, sound, smell, and communicate, to proactively work safely in all cases

  • Be flexible and work within a team environment

  • Interest and ability to learn new skills, work among a team, and grow personally


Job Location: Wisconsin