Atmospheric Science Research Technician

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences

St. George's, Bermuda
$37,000 - $47,000 USD

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.bios.edu andrew.peters@bios.edu +1-441-297-1880 x240 Dr. Andrew Peters

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


A Research Technician is required to assist with the operations of:

1) The BIOS Air Quality Program (http://www.bios.edu/research/projects/air-quality-program); and

2) The BIOS Tudor Hill Marine Atmospheric Observatory (http://tudorhill.bios.edu).

The main duties of the technician will include: 1) Maintenance and operation of atmospheric sampling equipment and field site facilities; 2) Preparation and analysis of samples; 3) Data analysis and management.

Some physical activity, including servicing instrumentation on a 23 m walk-up tower and lifting heavy loads, is required.

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in one of the physical sciences. The position would suit a recent graduate. Some experience in any of the following would be an advantage: Air pollution and atmospheric chemistry; Instrumental analysis and/or electronics, including troubleshooting and maintenance; Data analysis and coding/programming (e.g. Campbell Scientific loggers); General maintenance, and use of power tools.

For further information on this position or to make a formal application, please see www.bios.edu/about/careers. Review of applicants will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled.


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