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March 19 2018

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Higher Scientific agent:Premiere People

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Higher Scientific agent

Premiere People


Our client, a leading public sector organisation located in South Belfast (Malone Road area) has an urgent requirement for an practiced Higher Scientific agent to join their existing team.
this function is available immediately and initially for 11 months, hourly rate is ?15.24
The function will be 50% Office/Lab located and 50% Boat/Field located work (Dundrum)
Main tasks / Purpose Of Job
   » Specifically tasked with contributing to the research being conducted as part of the Ecosystem Modelling project.
   » This work will involve planning and carrying out field-work, sample analysis, data analysis and information integration within a Geographic Information System (GIS).
   » The post will involve frequent outdoor work year-round in inclement conditions and over the course of the year will be 50% Office/Laboratory located work and 50% Boat/Field located work.
   » The post holder must be able and willing to undertake shore-located fieldwork and to work at sea on small vessels typically less than 10m in length.
   » The post holder must be able and willing to participate in bivalve and water sample processing.
   » The post holder will be responsible for the deployment, calibration and maintenance of water quality and hydrological monitoring instrumentation and connected telemetry equipment
Main Qualifications / practice SOUGHT
   » A degree in environmental science or engineering, aquatic sciences, physical geography or a related academic field Competent in Microsoft Office packages Excel, Word, Outlook and Powerpoint
   » Evidence of practice with experimental design, set-up and completion of field and laboratory located experiments and statistical analysis of results
   » Evidence of practice in statistical analysis, data interpretation relating to water quality and/or hydrology of river catchments
   » For ENG1 Sea-Going Medical and sea survival training to be passed within 2 months of appointment and to undertake manual handling training.
   » Be willing to work occasional antisocial hours (work patterns governed by tide times)
   » Proficient in the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS), specifically ArcGIS
   » Evidence of practice in contributing to the writing of scientific publications and delivering oral scientific presentations, be a good communicator and well organised
   » Full driving license and have access to a form of transport to meet requirements of the post in full
To express your interest in this function please submit your CV using the link. Apply Now


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Job Location: Belfast, Other
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Post Date: 03/13/2018 / Viewed 10 times
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