<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style=""><p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;text-align:center;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><b>Job opportunity with the USGS!</b></p><p class="MsoNormal" align="center" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;text-align:center;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><b>Applications are due 10/20/2017!</b></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><b> </b></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><b>The USGS Earthquake Science Center is hiring for the Northern California Seismic Network</b></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"> </p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">The USGS is seeking motivated candidates for the <span class="gmail-il">operations</span> <span class="gmail-il">manager</span> of the Northern California Seismic Network (<span class="gmail-il">NCSN</span>). The <span class="gmail-il">NCSN</span> consists of over 500 seismic stations in central and northern California and southern Oregon with continuous telemetry. To record this diverse seismic data stream in real time, the <span class="gmail-il">NCSN</span> <span class="gmail-il">operations</span> <span class="gmail-il">manager</span> oversees field instrumentation and a complex communications system comprised of analog radios, remote Earthworm systems at numerous hubs, and digital telecommunications comprised of spread-spectrum radios, microwave, satellite, Internet, cellular telephone, and private IP networks.  The <span class="gmail-il">NCSN</span> is in a period of rapid growth, as stations are being brought online to support earthquake early warning through the USGS ShakeAlert project (<a href="http://shakealert.org/" target="_blank">shakealert.org</a>).</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"> </p><p class="MsoNormal" style="background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial"><span style="font-size:12.8px">This position is being offered in Menlo Park, CA.  </span><span style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Openings for this full-time, permanent positions are being advertised as either a Physica</span><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif">l Scientist (1301), Geophysicist (1313) or Geologist (1350) at the GS-12.  US citizenship is required.  Only online applications will be accepted.  The federal government is an equal opportunity employer.<br><br>Please be sure to submit <i>all</i> the requested materials, including transcripts by October 20th – and please do not wait until the last minute to apply.  If you have questions about the application process, please contact Earl Emerson at <a href="mailto:pacsac1@usgs.gov">pacsac1@usgs.gov</a>.<br><br>Apply online at</font></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">DEU [open to all US citizens]:</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">  <a href="https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480731000">https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480731000</a></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"> <span style="font-size:12.8px"> </span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif;background-image:initial;background-position:initial;background-size:initial;background-repeat:initial;background-origin:initial;background-clip:initial">Merit Promotion [open to current & former federal employees with status]:</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">  <a href="https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480731400">https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/480731400</a></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"> </p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">Best wishes</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif">Lind</p><p class="MsoNormal" style="color:rgb(34,34,34);font-size:12.8px;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br></p></div><div><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><font face="arial, helvetica, sans-serif" size="2" color="#000000">Lind S. Gee<br>U.S. Geological Survey<br>345 Middlefield Road - MS 977<br>Menlo Park, CA 94025<br><br><a href="mailto:lgee@usgs.gov" target="_blank">lgee@usgs.gov</a><br>650-329-5656<br>650-329-4732 fax</font></div></div></div></div></div>
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