Senior Hydrologist (ref: 14965)
Bureau of Meteorology (View other jobs from this organisation)
A leading role in the technical delivery of the Hydrological Projections Project, both working on the project, supervising other staff and interacting with climate scientists and external research projects.
The Bureau is currently seeking to employ a Senior Hydrologist in the Water Resources Section in Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane. This is an exciting opportunity to help manage and deliver Australia-wide estimates of future climate impacts on the hydrological cycle and indicators for agriculture, urban water supply, flood, drought and other water related variables as a key member (senior hydrologist) of the Hydrological Projections Project.
To be successful you will have:
The ideal candidate will have worked in developing scientific methods for assessing the impact of climate change on the hydrological cycle, be comfortable working with complex code in a Linux environment is service delivery focused and possess superior collaboration skills including project management skills and the ability to build and maintain internal networks across the organisation.
The successful applicant will take a leading role in the technical delivery of the Hydrological Projections Project, both working on the project, supervising other staff and interacting with climate scientists and external research projects. Other tasks will include understanding customer needs, running ensembles of climate data, analysis of climate induced changes to hydrological indicators, calibration of hydrological models and creation of new automated analysis routines using scripting and coding languages in Python.
The position may be located in either Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney or Brisbane and may involve some short periods of interstate travel.
To view the full job details and to obtain further information on our recruitment process and how to apply, refer to our careers website www.bom.gov.au/careers. Applications are to be lodged online through the Bureau of Meteorology eRecruit system by the closing date.
Please read the selection documentation and if you have any queries please contact Chantal Donnelly on (02) 6232 3549 or email Chantal.Donnelly@bom.gov.au
APPLICATIONS CLOSE THURSDAY 28 JUNE 2018
- Closing Date:
- 28 Jun 2018
VIC - Melbourne
QLD - Melbourne
NSW - Melbourne
ACT - Melbourne
- $92,560 to $104,260, plus an additional 15.4% superannuation
- Work Type:
- Full Time
- APS Classification:
- Senior Executive Service Band 1