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Junior Marine Technician at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory – Job Opening

Employer: Columbia University

Posted: 17 Jan 2014
Closing Date: 04/17/2014

The Ocean-Bottom Seismology Laboratory of the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University is presently seeking a Marine Technician (Junior) to assist in the maintenance and operation of its fleet of 60 broadband ocean-bottom seismometers.

Duties and responsibilities include: Assemble, refurbish, clean and maintain ocean-bottom seismometers and pressure gauges. Perform electrical and mechanical certification tests on ocean-bottom seismometers. Participate in research cruises: prepare and package instruments and equipment for shipment; deploy and recover instruments; and evaluate instrument condition. Assist in operation and maintenance of remotely-operated vehicle (ROV). Maintain laboratory tools and other equipment. Clean and organize laboratory and storage areas. Maintain instrument, equipment and component inventory. Provide general assistance to lab engineers for assembly and development projects.

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Columbia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

Last Modified: 2015 May 14