Lower Hutt, New Zealand
GNS Science is New Zealand's primary Institute for research on understanding earthquake hazards We seek a highly motivated, experienced scientist to undertake scientific research into understanding groundwater processes using environmental tracers including hydrochemistry, isotopes, age tracers and noble gases. The role includes the development of new approaches for using these tools to enable improved groundwater resource management for New Zealand. You will work with a team of hydrogeologists, geochemists, modellers and environmental scientists as part of GNS's Groundwater research programme. The position will be based at GNS Science in Wellington, New Zealand.
New Zealand's borders are currently closed to all but New Zealand citizens and permanent residents. International candidates will still be considered, however, they might be required to work remotely as a contractor from overseas until New Zealand's borders reopen.
The position offers an opportunity to work with a multi-disciplinary team on both laboratory and data analysis and interpretation. Ideal candidates will show flexibility, teamwork and strong communication skills.
The ideal candidate will have the following:
About GNS Science
GNS Science, Te Pu Ao, undertakes world-leading Earth science research. Our people are passionate, committed, and focused on bringing our vision of a cleaner, safer, more prosperous New Zealand to life. GNS offers a supportive, flexible work environment and professional career development.
Want to know more?
For further information about this position and to apply online please visit and follow the online process - https://careers.sciencenewzealand.org/jobdetails/ajid/1so99/Isotope-Geochemist-Hydrologist,40667.html
Applications close: 10 November 2020