Seasonal Employee HourlyEmployment Type: Staff - Temporary Employee Class: Intermittent - Seasonal HourlyBargaining Unit: BU ExemptShift: 1Work Hours: 8:00 am - 12:00 pmHours Per Week: 20FTE: 0.1Location: Main Campus AcademicDepartment: Environmental SciencesNumber of Openings: 1Salary Range: $ 10.00 - 10.00Grade: Intermittent Call In - IN01Float: N/ARotate: N/AOn Call: N/ATravel: N/AWeekend/Holiday: N/ARequisition ID: req3292Position Control Number (PCN): P89849Posting Period: until fillPosition Description:
The Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo, OH seeks a Geophysics Research AssistantQualifications:
who will be involved in geophysical, hydrological and wetland sampling campaigns as part of its wetland
monitoring project within Northwest Ohio. The position is part of an ODNR funded project on monitoring
wetlands restored within the H2Ohio Initiative to understand their effectiveness in retaining nutrients. The
project involves collaboration between scientists from over 8 institutions and agencies through the Lake Erie
and Aquatic Research Network (LEARN).Close collaboration with LEARN project partners and scientists is
expected. The position is available on an hourly basis from June 1, 2021 to October 31, 2021.
Qualifications/Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (Indicate minimum required to qualify or perform this job.)Working Conditions:
* A. minimum: of Bachelor’s degree in geophysics, geology,’ environmental sciences,
civil/environmental engineering or other related discipline. Individuals with Bachelor’s degree with
significant relevant field experience will be considered
* Willingness and ability to engage. in, intensive field research activities including spending
significant time outdoors, operating and maintaining equipment, etc. Must be able to lift, carry field equipment, and launch a small vessel (canoe or kayak 50-70 lbs) for short distances over uneven terrain, : :
Experience with field geophysical and hydrogeological methods
¢* Ability to navigate and operate in wet and dry field sites including wetlands by wading.and in
floating craft such as canoes, kayaks, and boats.
Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
A good quantitative and analytical ability
Experience with Python, Matlab or R, and QGIS or ArcGIS
Working conditions include field geophysical and hydrogeological measurements and sampling wetlandsfrom a small boat or using waders. Exposure to harsh weather conditions including rain, heat, and sun. Mustbe able to carry gear up to 40 Ibs. and launch a small craft by hand and reload to a vehicle
The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the people so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation. The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation request
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