Remote Sensing Geoscientist
The British Geological Survey (BGS) is one of the world's leading and forward thinking geological science institutes with a focus on both public good science for government and geoscientific research to understand earth and environmental processes. A permanent vacancy has arisen for a Remote Sensing Geoscientist based at our headquarters in Keyworth, Nottingham.
With a first degree (or equivalent) in Earth or Physical science and a PhD (or MSc with significant experience) in Earth Observation (or similar), you will play a key role in maintaining and augmenting the remote sensing capabilities of the Earth & Planetary Observation & Monitoring Team. Your duties will include:
Depending on qualifications and experience, full time starting salary will be £28,200 per annum to £38,254 per annum. For a salary above £35,222 per annum, you will be expected to meet the desirable criteria which is detailed on the topcareer.jobs website.
Full time working hours are 37 per week excluding lunch breaks. A generous benefits package is also offered, including a company pension scheme, childcare voucher scheme, free on-site parking, 30 days annual leave plus 10.5 days public and privilege holidays.
Applications are handled by UK Shared Business Services (UK SBS): to apply please visit our job board at http://www.topcareer.jobs/Vacancy/irc241559_7254.aspx and submit your up-to-date C.V. and covering letter, which clearly outlines why you are applying for this post and how you meet the criteria described in this advertisement. Applicants who would like to receive this advert in an alternative format (e.g. large print, Braille, audio or hard copy), or who are unable to apply online should contact us by telephone on 01793 867000, please quote reference number IRC241559.
Closing date: 18 July 2017.
The Natural Environment Research Council is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. People with disabilities and those from ethnic minorities are currently under-represented and their applications are particularly welcome. The British Geological Survey is an Investors in People organisation and has Athena SWAN bronze award. There is a guaranteed Interview Scheme for suitable candidates with disabilities.