Below and attached are details regarding an open position for an Ocean Modeller
within the Marine Institute based in Galway, Ireland. It is a 2 year
position and deadline for applications is 12.00 on Friday 16th of September
. Please see below and attached job advert for more details:Summary of the Role:
This Scientific and Technical Officer (STO) position will be a developmental role for an aspiring Modeller with an interest in developing their career in the oceanographic industry. The successful candidate will be afforded the opportunity to upskill and develop their current capabilities with a view to becoming an experienced and proficient member of the Ocean Modelling team at the Marine Institute.
The Scientific & Technical Officer – Ocean Modelling will work within the Oceanographic Services team with main responsibility for delivering modelling products and services for the Horizon 2020 project TAPAS (Tools for Assessment and Planning of Aquaculture Sustainability).
Responsibilities will include providing modelling for TAPAS and will work closely with international partners. Specifically, the STO will contribute to the development of the most appropriate near field modelling procedures for marine aquaculture sustainability, based on carrying capacity and site selection. The STO will carry out the evaluation of the existing models and will develop new models addressing the near-field environmental effects of aquaculture. Furthermore, the STO will contribute to the development of the GIS-based site selection models. Preparation of the reports and relevant documentation following strict deadlines and formats will also be part of the role.How to Apply:
A C.V. and letter of application, summarising experience and skill set applicable to the position should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
or posted to Human Resources at the Marine Institute, Rinville, Oranmore, Galway. All correspondence for this post should quote reference OSIS/STO_Ocean_Modelling_TAPAS/August 2016