Job Opening

Duty seismologist position

USGS National Earthquake Information Center

Posted: 04/08/2021

Open Until: 06/07/2021

The USGS National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC) has a job opening for a duty seismologist. The successful applicant will work with a team of fourteen, 24/7 duty seismologists to monitor and respond to earthquakes throughout the world. Work includes real-time earthquake response, earthquake catalog generation, media and public outreach, and assisting NEIC research staff with scientific and development projects. The successful applicant will help fulfill NEIC's mission to rapidly characterize significant global earthquakes, providing data that is of fundamental importance to first responders, government officials, seismologists, and the public. The position is stationed in Golden, Colorado and is suitable for an applicant with a bachelor's or master's degree in sciences or work equivalent (see qualifications in application). The position is for work on the night (11:00PM - 8:00AM) or possibly swing shift (3:00PM - 12:00AM) and can start at a GS7 or GS9 level.
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All U.S. citizens:
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597390900
Status Candidates (e.g., Federal Employees, Veterans):
https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/597392700
Applicants can submit to both if applicable.

Questions: Paul Earle pearle@usgs.gov

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