Job Vacancy September 29, 2016 PDF Print

Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division (VMEPD)

Position/Division

Science Research Assistant /

Brief Description of the Position

Undertake daily volcano monitoring tasks and duties in the Volcano Observatory;

Assist in the maintenance of Volcano Observatory systems and facilities;

Perform operational tasks as assigned by supervisor

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 9 /198,144.00·(16,512.00/ month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

2 positions

PIVSB-SRAS-22-1998

PIVSB-SRAS-40-1998

Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Electronics and Communications Engineering or Industrial Technology or other related fields

Work Experience

At least 1 year experience in volcano monitoring work

Training

4 hours of relevant training

Eligibility

Career Service Sub-Professional Eligibility

Competencies

Basic computer/ technological skills

Basic instrumentation skills

Basic analytical thinking and problem solving

Basic attention to details

Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division (VMEPD)

Position/Division

Science Research Specialist I

Brief Description of the Position

Plan and supervise civil works for the development and rehabilitation of Volcano Observatories and monitoring stations

Assist in capacity-building for volcanic hazards and earthquake safety with regards to housing, facilities and infrastructure

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 13 /267,936.00·(22,328.00/ month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

1 position

PIVSB-SRAS1-12-1998

Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering

Work Experience

At least 1 year experience in relevant work

Training

None required

Eligibility

Board Eligibility (Civil Engineering)

Competencies

Intermediate project management

Intermediate analytical thinking and problem solving

Intermediate attention to details

Intermediate technical knowledge and writing

Basic computer/ technological skills

Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division (VMEPD)

Position/Division

Science Research Specialist I

Brief Description of the Position

Undertake database programming tasks and automation of data intake from the Volcano Observatories and observation stations;

Develop and maintain PHIVOLCS-Live Active Volcanoes Archive (LAVA)

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 13 /267,936.00·(22,328.00/ month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

1 position

PIVSB-SRAS1-31-1998

Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or any related fields

Work Experience

At least 1 year experience in database programming

Training

None required

Eligibility

Career Service Sub-Professional Eligibility

Competencies

Intermediate data management

Intermediate computer / technological skills

Intermediate attention to details

Basic network management and systems administration

Intermediate technical knowledge and writing skills

Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division (VMEPD)

Position/Division

Science Research Specialist II

Brief Description of the Position

Assist the Section Head in implementing project activities of the Volcano Network Development Section;

Maintain optimum operationality of all volcano monitoring networks and systems;

Research and operationalize new observation systems and related technologies that will advance or improve volcano monitoring capabilities of the Institute

Develop and maintain PHIVOLCS-Live Active Volcanoes Archive (LAVA)

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 16 /341,004.00(28,417.00/month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

1 position

PIVSB-SRAS2-22-1998

Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical or Electronics and Communications Engineering or Applied Physics

Work Experience

At least 2 years of experience in volcano network maintenance

Training

4 hours of relevant training

Eligibility

Career Service Professional Eligibility

Competencies

Advanced instrumentation skills

Intermediate network management and systems administration

Intermediate computer/technological skills

Intermediate attention to details

Intermediate technical knowledge and writing skills

Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division (VMEPD)

Position/Division

Science Research Specialist II

Brief Description of the Position

Manage projects, activities and staff performance of the Geochemical Monitoring and R&D Section;

Set and ensure achievement of goals and targets for the understanding and monitoring of volatile and heat transfer from magma storage in active volcanoes;

Lead research into volcanic systems behavior utilizing fluid geochemistry and related methodologies

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 16 /341,004.00(28,417.00/month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

1 position

PIVSB-SRAS2-1-1998

Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering or Geology

Work Experience

At least 2 years of experience in volcano geochemical monitoring

Training

4 hours of relevant training

Eligibility

Career Service Professional Eligibility

Competencies

Advanced Science Research skills

Intermediate technical knowledge and writing skills

Intermediate analytical thinking

Intermediate attention to details

Intermediate project management

Basic computer / technological skills

Volcano Monitoring and Eruption Prediction Division (VMEPD)

Position/Division

Senior Science Research Specialist

Brief Description of the Position

Manage projects, activities and staff performance of the Volcano Data Management Section;

Set and ensure achievement of goals and targets for the improvement of volcano database operations;

Lead and support research into the utilization of volcano database for analyzing volcanic unrest

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 19 /436,908.00·(36,409.00/ month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

1 positions

PIVSB-SRSRS-7-1998

Education

Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or any related fields

Work Experience

At least 2 years of experience in volcano monitoring

Training

4 hours of relevant training

Eligibility

Career Service Professional Eligibility

Competencies

Superior data management

Advanced technological/computer skills

Advanced attention to details

Advanced project management

Intermediate network management and systems administration

Intermediate technical knowledge and writing skills

 

Please send your application letter together with the following:

  1. Personal Data Sheet with recent passport-sized picture
  2. Photocopy of Civil Service Certificate of Eligibility
  3. Photocopy of diploma
  4. Photocopy of Transcript of Records

Send to:

The Administrative Officer V·

HRMD Section, Finance and Administrative Division

Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology

PHIVOLCS Building, C.P. Garcia Avenue, U.P. Campus,

Diliman, Quezon City

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PHIVOLCS employees who are interested and qualified may signify their intention to be considered by submitting their letter of intent to the HRMD Section of FAD. Qualified next-in-rank employees as per PHIVOLCS System of Ranking Position are automatically considered. However, failure to submit the required documents (updated Personal Data Sheet, list & certificates of trainings/seminars attended and performance ratings) on or before October 14, 2016 waives their right to be considered in the assessment and selection process.· Please note that if considered, the selected applicant should be willing to transfer to the section where the vacancy exists.

 

Date of posting: ···29 September 2016

End of posting :··· 14 October 2016