[unav_all] Seismic Field Technician/ Carnegie Institution of Washington

Paul Silver silver at dtm.ciw.edu
Wed Dec 14 14:24:20 MST 2005

The Department of Terrestrial Magnetism of the Carnegie Institution of
Washington seeks a seismic field technician to fill a permanent position.
Responsibilities include maintaining a pool of 25 REFTEX/STS2 portable
seismic systems, conducting field deployments and servicing for
PASSCAL-style experiments, and leading post-acquisition data processing.
The ability to function independently and resourcefully in field situations,
including remote areas overseas, is essential.

Candidates should have at least a B.S. degree in geophysics or equivalent.
Applicants should demonstrate a level of technical expertise sufficient to
troubleshoot problems and handle equipment repairs in the field.  A strong
background in UNIX-based computer systems is highly desirable.  There are
opportunities for research in collaboration with scientific staff and
postdoctoral fellows.

Applicants should submit a curriculum vita along with names and addresses of
three references.  A personal statement detailing general interests or
special capabilities that may be relevant to the position would be welcomed.
Please send applications to Seismic Technician Search Committee, Department
of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington, 5241 Broad
Branch Road, N.W., Washington, DC 20015-1305, USA.

The Carnegie is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.


Paul G. Silver, Senior Staff Scientist
Carnegie Institution of Washington, DTM, 5241 Broad Branch Rd. NW, 
Washington D.C. 20015
office phone (202) 478-8834, main office  (202) 478-8820, fax   (202) 478-8821
email silver at dtm.ciw.edu, web  http://www.dtm.ciw.edu/silver

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