Job Opening

Mine Seismologist

Institute of Mine Seismology

Posted: 11/06/2022

Open Until: 12/11/2022

The Institute of Mine Seismology (IMS) is looking for an enthusiastic scientist to strengthen its mine seismology group in the head office in Tasmania, Australia.

You would work as part of the team assisting mines worldwide to process and analyze seismic data recorded by their IMS monitoring systems. There would be occasional international and national travel to mines as required. You would undertake applied research on problems of mine seismology. You'd also work on scientific algorithm development, prototyping, and testing.

No prior experience with mine seismology is required, although it would be advantageous.

Minimum requirements:
* MSc in Seismology, Physics or Applied Mathematics (PhD preferred)
* Fluency in spoken and written English
* Programming experience: preferably a lower-level language and ideally Java.

About IMS: The Institute of Mine Seismology is the world leader in monitoring and modeling the seismic rock mass response to underground and open-pit mining. IMS operates in 32 countries and has offices in South Africa and Canada, as well as the head office in Tasmania, Australia. There is around 55 staff at IMS.

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