Research Projects staff in CSIRO collaborate in scientific activities with other research staff, usually in planning and undertaking or assisting with experimental and observational work.
The appointee will work as part of a team involved in research on the ocean carbon cycle and ocean acidification and will deliver to multiple projects in Australian waters and the Southern Ocean. The position involves working with other staff on the measurement of CO2 system parameters in seawater, with an emphasis on the setup and development of capability in high-accuracy spectrophotometric pH measurements. The work will involve coordination with other team members to construct, maintain and operate instrumentation used in observation programs, work at sea as required, data management and visualisation, and contribution to research papers.
Specifically you will:
Term: 2 years
To be successful, you will have:
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CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere will support Australia’s prosperity through research underpinning sustainable economic, social, and environmental use of Australia’s marine estate and providing information, technologies, and services to governments, industries, and communities to enable adaption to changing climate and environmental conditions.
How to Apply: If you wish to apply for this position, please upload 1 document only containing your covering letter and resume that best demonstrates your ability to meet the requirements of the role.
Before you apply please view the full position description and selection criteria here: PD
Applications Close: 11:59pm AEDT, January 22, 2018
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At the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), we shape the future. We do this by using science to solve real issues. Our research makes a difference to people, industry and the planet.. At CSIRO, we do the extraordinary every day. We innovate for tomorrow and help improve today - for our customers, all Australians and the world.
We imagine. We collaborate. We innovate.