Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for a Research Assistant I to join the Geology & Geophysics Department. This is a regular, casual, non-exempt position, and is not eligible for benefits.
JOB SUMMARY & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Collect and process geophysical data
Slabbing and sub-sampling corals for analyses
As deemed necessary by supervisor
DESIRED EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Associates degree in related field plus one-year related experience
High school diploma or equivalent plus three years' related experience
Physical duties for this position include but are not limited to ability to lift above the shoulder, shoulder to knee, knee to floor; lifting 25-30lbs, 2 to 3 times per hour, 1-2 times per day. Carrying 10-25 lbs, 1 to 2 times per hour, 2-3 times per day. Manual dexterity and mobility, use of hands for basic /fine grasping and manipulation, and occasional reaching, bending, stooping, kneeling, and crouching. Physical duties are subject to change.
WHOI is a member of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC). We are sensitive to the issues of dual career candidates and we will work with applicants to address them. Please visit HERC - for more information.
WHOI is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans/M/F. We encourage Veterans and those with Disabilities to apply. Applications are reviewed confidentially. Applicants that require accommodation in the job application process are encouraged to contact us at (508) 289-2253 or email email@example.com for assistance.
Additional Salary Information: £0 per year
Internal Number: 3484558
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