CSIRO Climate Forecasting Opportunities - 4 Positions


  • Add value to the making of useful climate forecasts.
  • Multiple positions available in Hobart
  • Apply your skills in a dynamic role with a supportive team at CSIRO!

CSIRO is one of the largest and most diverse research organisations in the world, with our research delivering solutions for agribusiness, the environment, information and communication technologies, health, advanced materials and manufacturing, minerals and energy, services, transport and infrastructure.

CSIRO has recently committed to fund a 10 year, 15 person project to develop the national capability in multi-year to decadal climate forecasting. The project will support the fundamental advancement of ocean and atmosphere dynamics, novel ways to assimilation ocean and atmosphere data, development of an ensemble climate prediction system and the applications of the climate forecasts for key stakeholders. CSIRO is currently seeking to fill several positions within this new initiative.

Before applying please view the full position details and selection criteria on the CSIRO website at www.csiro.au/careers.

Location: Hobart TAS
Salary: $92K - $100K plus up to 15.4% superannuation
Tenure: Indefinite

The list of positions and their reference numbers

  • Decadal Forecast Scientific Programmer - Ocean Data Analyst - Reference 39509
  • Decadal Forecast Ocean-Atmosphere Dynamicist - Reference 39510
  • Decadal Forecast Research Programmer - Reference 39581
  • Decadal Forecast Computational Programmer - Reference 39582

Who we are: The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

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How to Apply: Please provide enough information relevant to the selection criteria for the position(s) you are applying for to enable the assessment panel to determine your suitability, and upload one document containing your CV/resume and cover letter.

Applications Close: 11:59pm AEST Friday 16 June 2017

posted: 19 May 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.