To develop, install and maintain aquatic sensor network and associated data streams in support of WyACT, a 5-year NSF-funded project. This position may be filled for 4 years, subject to annual performance evaluations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop, install and maintain aquatic sensor network and associated data streams
Deploy and maintain lake buoys
Coordinate use and maintenance of research boat
Initial data preparation and visualization
- Prepare technical repair manuals and technical reports on the progress of projects, as directed.
- Instruct others on troubleshooting, repairing, installation, and operation of equipment.
- Recommend equipment and supply purchases, as needed.
- Analysis/Problem Identification
- Quality Orientation
- Service Orientation
- Technical/Professional Knowledge
REMOTE WORK ELIGIBILITY:
This position provides vital support to campus customers and requires the successful candidate be available to work on campus.
Associate’s degree in a related field and 5 years work-related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience
Interest and experience with data management
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Strong work ethic and willingness to learn
M.S. degree in ecology, environmental science, engineering, or related field
Demonstrated experience and capability with sensor installation, operation and development
Experience with boat operation and maintenance
Experience with large data streams
Strong quantitative analysis skills
Field experience in lake and reservoir environments
Interest in climate change research
Strong oral and written communication skills
Complete the online application and upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, resume or C.V., and contact information for at least three (3) work-related references. The deadline to submit applications is Thursday, December 15th, 2022 at 11:59pm