<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr"><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">The U.S. Geological Survey invites applications
for a geophysicist position at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.  This is
a full-time, permanent position monitoring ground surface deformation on some
of Earth’s most active volcanoes. <span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span><br></span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">Situated on the edge of Kīlauea Caldera, the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory is a multidisciplinary group of scientists responsible for the assessment of volcanic and seismic hazards within the Hawaiian Islands.</span></span></p><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span> </span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Job duties include</span></b><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">:<span></span></span></p>

<ul style="margin-top:0in" type="disc">
 <li class="MsoNormal" style="color:black;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-family:arial">Independently
     organizes surveys to collect geophysical data, especially deformation
     monitoring data. Independently performs accurate and precise Global
     Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) surveys. Ensures field data are
     processed and evaluates data for accuracy.<span></span></span></li>
 <li class="MsoNormal" style="color:black;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-family:arial">Monitors
     operational status of telemetered deformation monitoring networks and
     acquisition systems. Monitors automated data processing to ensure
     consistency and timeliness. Downloads Interferometric Radar Satellite
     (InSAR) data and processes data to produce interferograms. <span></span></span></li>
 <li class="MsoNormal" style="color:black;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-family:arial">Installs
     software upgrades and modifies programs as needed. Develops new and
     refines existing software to remotely and automatically download data from
     continuously recording sites such as deformation monitoring stations.
     Assists in refinement or development of data processing, visualization,
     analysis, backup and archival tools. Develops new methods for combining
     and visualizing data to make complex data more easily understood.<span></span></span></li>
 <li class="MsoNormal" style="color:black;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-family:arial">Assumes
     monitoring network manager duties as back up to the primary network
     manager.<span></span></span></li>
 <li class="MsoNormal" style="color:black;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-family:arial">Analyzes
     complex volcano monitoring data to assess volcano unrest. Contributes to
     technical reports of monitoring data and to scientific publications.<span></span></span></li>
 <li class="MsoNormal" style="color:black;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-family:arial">Field
     work includes moderate to strenuous activities such as hiking over rough,
     rocky or uneven terrain, lifting and carrying equipment, exposure to rain,
     cold/hot weather and volcanic fume.<span></span></span></li>
</ul>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial"> </span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">How to Apply:<span></span></span></b></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span> </span></span></b></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Applications will be accepted online at </span><span style="font-family:arial"><a href="http://www.usajobs.gov/" target="_blank"><span style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">http://www.usajobs.gov</span></a>
until 10/28.<br>
<span style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Search for announcement numbers below:</span><br>
Current or former Federal employees: SAC-2017-0017.<span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family:arial">All others: SAC-2017-0015<br>
Candidates may apply to start at the GS-9 or GS-11 level, or both.  <span></span></span></p>

<p class="MsoNormal"><font face="arial">U.S. citizenship is required.</font></p><span class="gmail-HOEnZb"><font color="#888888">

<div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail-m_5463665629830534832gmail_signature"><span style="color:rgb(102,102,102)">Asta Miklius</span><br><div><font color="#666666">USGS-Hawaiian Volcano Observatory</font></div><div><font color="#666666">P.O. Box 51</font></div><div><font color="#666666">Hawai`i National Park, HI 96718</font></div><div><font color="#666666">(808)967-8804</font></div></div>
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</div><br><br clear="all"><div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><span style="color:rgb(102,102,102)">Asta Miklius</span><br><div><font color="#666666">USGS-Hawaiian Volcano Observatory</font></div><div><font color="#666666">P.O. Box 51</font></div><div><font color="#666666">Hawai`i National Park, HI 96718</font></div><div><font color="#666666">(808)967-8804</font></div></div>
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