Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Requisition Number: S_210091
Department: School of Natural Resources-0844
Description of Work:
Works on a team that services and supports the weather monitoring network throughout the region; includes performing GIS analysis, specialized meteorological data analysis, installing and maintaining weather monitoring equipment, mapping and filling data requests. Maintains environmental field and lab instruments and equipment as assigned, assisting other Nebraska State Climate Office (NSCO) staff with lab work, inventory, computer server maintenance, and developing weather sensor and data paradigms. Must obtain Campbell Scientific CR1000/Loggernet Training Certification within one year of employment.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in meteorology, applied climatology, computer science, information technology, electronic technology, or related field plus two years of experience with data collection devices, meteorological instrumentation, and software for data interaction. Knowledge of meteorological parameters and data. ArcGIS experience. GIS knowledge and skills. Experience must demonstrate good written communication skills. Ability to work independently but conform to standards and operating paradigms.
Experience with meteorological instrument installations and Campbell data loggers. Experience with Excel spreadsheet operations and database queries. Experience programming data loggers. Demonstrated ability to design algorithm and data flow for complex data queries from standard database or spreadsheet. Campbell Scientific CR1000/Loggernet Training Certification.
Posted Salary: $43,354/yr. minimum
Job Type: Full-Time
Internal Number: 71615
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.