Job Opening

Magnetotelluric Specialist

IRIS PASSCAL Instrument Center

Posted: 02/04/2022

Open Until: 12/31/2022

The IRIS PASSCAL Instrument Center at New Mexico Tech is seeking applicants to fill the full-time position of Magnetotelluric Specialist. The Magnetotelluric Specialists will provide equipment and experiment support for our pool of  wide-band and long-period magnetotelluric systems. 

JOB DUTIES:
Core responsibility is to support magnetotelluric equipment pool at IRIS PASSCAL (https://www.passcal.nmt.edu). Support will include: equipment testing and maintenance; coordinating equipment use; data archiving support; user training; and fieldwork. The Magnetotelluric Specialist will also be responsible for developing training and use documentation emphasizing best practices.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree - Area of study: Geophysics or related science and 3 years directly applicable. Or, Master's degree - Area of study: Geophysics or related science required. UNIX/Linux systems required. Scripting language desired. Time-series data formats required. Familiarity with MT instrumentation and/or MT field experience required. Familiarity with MT theory and response functions required. miniSEED data format desired.

JOB DUTIES:
Core responsibility is to support magnetotelluric equipment pool at IRIS PASSCAL. Support will include: equipment testing and maintenance; coordinating equipment use; data archiving support; user training; and fieldwork. The Magnetotelluric Specialist will also be responsible for developing training and use documentation emphasizing best practices.

Apply to: nmtjobapps@npe.nmt.edu OR NMT/ HR 801 Leroy Place Box 015, Socorro, NM 87801

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