Thread: Job Opportunity with the USGS Northern California Seismic Network

Started: 2017-10-11 03:49:16
Last activity: 2017-10-11 03:49:16
*Job opportunity with the USGS!*

*Applications are due 10/20/2017!*

*The USGS Earthquake Science Center is hiring for the Northern California
Seismic Network*

The USGS is seeking motivated candidates for the operations manager of the
Northern California Seismic Network (NCSN). The NCSN consists of over 500
seismic stations in central and northern California and southern Oregon
with continuous telemetry. To record this diverse seismic data stream in
real time, the NCSN operations manager oversees field instrumentation and a
complex communications system comprised of analog radios, remote Earthworm
systems at numerous hubs, and digital telecommunications comprised of
spread-spectrum radios, microwave, satellite, Internet, cellular telephone,
and private IP networks. The NCSN is in a period of rapid growth, as
stations are being brought online to support earthquake early warning
through the USGS ShakeAlert project (

This position is being offered in Menlo Park, CA. Openings for this
full-time, permanent positions are being advertised as either a Physical
Scientist (1301), Geophysicist (1313) or Geologist (1350) at the GS-12. US
citizenship is required. Only online applications will be accepted. The
federal government is an equal opportunity employer.

Please be sure to submit *all* the requested materials, including
transcripts by October 20th – and please do not wait until the last minute
to apply. If you have questions about the application process, please
contact Earl Emerson at pacsac1<at>

Apply online at

DEU [open to all US citizens]:

Merit Promotion [open to current & former federal employees with status]:

Best wishes


Lind S. Gee
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road - MS 977
Menlo Park, CA 94025

650-329-4732 fax

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