The Alfred Wegener Institute Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is a member of the Helmholtz Association (HGF) and funded by federal and state government. AWI focuses on polar and marine research in a variety of disciplines such as biology, oceanography, geology, geochemistry and geophysics thus allowing multidisciplinary approaches to scientific goals.
The Section Geophysics invites applications for an
Engineer or Master of Science
in geomatics, geodesy or geo-informatics (preferably with a focus on hydrography)
Data collection with multibeam echosounder systems installed on the research vessels of the institute. Work focuses on the data collection with the RV Polarstern in high latitudes. The job specifications cover the entire workflow from data acquisition to long-term data archiving. More specifically the tasks are:
For further information please contact Boris Dorschel (Boris.firstname.lastname@example.org).
The position is initially limited to two years, with the potential to become a permanent employment. The salary will be paid in accordance with the German Tarifvertrag des öffentlichen Dienstes (TVöD Bund), salary level 13 . The place of employment will be Bremerhaven.
We offer you a multi-disciplinary, international, and fascinating professional environment with flexible working hours, state-of-the-art research equipment, and a first-rate infrastructure.
Disabled applicants will be given preference when equal qualifications are present. The AWI fosters the compatibility of work and family through various means. Because of our engagement in the area of work-life compatibility we have been awarded the certificate "Career and Family".Please forward your applications with the standard documentation (letter of motivation, CV, list of references) by August 15th, 2017 referencing code 99/G/Geo-tt to: Alfred-Wegener-Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung, Personalabteilung (human resources), Postfach 12 01 61, 27515 Bremerhaven/Germany or by e-mail (all documents merged into one PDF file) to: email@example.com.