Technician in Biological Oceanography

Job Details
Closing Date: 2019-11-11
Institution: Universidad de Vigo
Keyword Names: Marine/Aquatic, Technician/Technical, Academic/Research
Salary: 1800 €
Line 1: Universidad de Vigo
City: Vigo
Country: Spain

Job Description

Technician in Biological Oceanography

Universidad de Vigo, Vigo, Spain

We seek an experienced laboratory technician to work in the Biological Oceanography Group, Marine Research Centre of University of Vigo (CIM-UVigo) within the framework of the H2020 project Tropical and South Atlantic climate-based marine ecosystem predictions for sustainable management (TRIATLAS).

The selected candidate should hold a Bachelor degree in Marine Science, Biology, Environmental Science, or a related discipline, and have a proven record of experience in the field of physiology and ecology of marine phytoplankton. The main role for this post is to provide support to research, which includes database analysis, laboratory and field experiments, ecophysiological measurements of phytoplankton cultures and natural assemblages, and participation in oceanographic cruises.

The duration of the contract is 6 months initially, which can be extended until the end of the project (31 May 2023). The monthly gross salary is 1800 €.