PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHIC MODELING SPECIALIST - ID# 222349.
School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology. Regular, Full-Time, RCUH Non-Civil Service position with the School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST), Department of Oceanography, located at the University of Hawai‘i (UH) in Honolulu, Hawai‘i. Continuation of employment is dependent upon program/operational needs, satisfactory work performance, availability of funds, and compliance with applicable Federal/State laws.
MONTHLY SALARY: Salary commensurate with qualifications.
Master’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university in Physical Oceanography, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, or related physical science or engineering program such as Ocean Engineering.
Three to five (3-5) years of experience in the field of physical oceanography or geophysical fluid dynamics, executing hydrodynamic numerical models and accomplishing analyses (and their interpretation) of model output and oceanographic data. (PhD from an accredited college or university in Physical Oceanography, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics, or closely related field may substitute for three (3) years of experience.).
ABILITIES & SKILLS
Ability to understand and follow complex oral and written instructions in English. Ability to design, code, debug, and verify programs starting from complex mathematical formulae and utilizing existing library functions. Ability to evaluate existing numerical model output and data analysis procedures and to suggest and implement (through computer code generation) new procedures. Ability to evaluate and report results from data analyses and numerical simulations objectively. Ability to carry to fruition multiple assignments in parallel. Ability to maintain a high degree of independence, self-motivation, organization, and detail orientation. Ability to prepare written progress reports.
Job requires concentrated mental effort and ability to work with computer screen, keyboard and pointing devices for extended periods of time.
As a condition of employment, employee will be subject to all applicable RCUH policies and procedures and, as applicable, subject to University of Hawai‘i’s and/or business entity's policies and procedures. Violation of RCUH's, UH's, or business entity's policies and/or procedures or applicable State or Federal laws and/or regulations may lead to disciplinary action (including, but not limited to possible termination of employment, personal fines, civil and/or criminal penalties, etc.).
Experience with and/or interest in marine science, particularly physical oceanography. Knowledge of time series analysis techniques.
INQUIRIES: Nicole Wakazuru-Yoza 956-5018 (Oahu).
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: Please go to www .rcuh.com and click on “Job Postings.” You must submit the following documents online to be considered for the position: 1) Cover Letter, 2) Resume, 3) Supervisory References, 4) Copy of Degree(s)/Transcript(s)/Certificate(s). All online applications must be submitted/received by the closing date (11:59 P.M. Hawai‘i Standard Time/RCUH receipt time) as stated on the job posting. If you do not have access to our system and the closing date is imminent, you may send additional documents to rcuh_employment @rcuh.com. If you have questions on the application process and/or need assistance, please call (808)956-7262 or (808)956-0872.
Please apply directly on the RCUH website to be considered for the position.
CLOSING DATE: August 1, 2022.
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Equal Opportunities Employer – Minorities/Women/Disability/Veteran.