Philippine Standard Time

One (1) Project Assistant I

Monthly Salary: P 23,511.60

Employment status:
Contract of Services under Geology and Geophysics, Research and Development Division (GGRDD) assigned at Volcano Geology, Geochemistry and Geophysics Section

Project Name:
Philippine Volcano Hazard Research and Assessment (PVHRA) Project

Contract Duration:
July – December 2021 (can be renewed if performance is at least satisfactory)

Job description:
• Provides assistance in field data gathering such as monitoring of river channel morphology using drone and kinematic surveys, among others
• Assists in processing drone and kinematic data and generate orthophoto images and digital elevation models (DEMs)
• Assists in the acquisition of rainfall and other hydrological data, communication with LGUs for lahar monitoring activities
• Conducts collection, compilation and digitization of primary and secondary data related to qualitative and quantitative volcanic hazards research and assessment
• Assists in the processing of hazard and exposure input information for the threat assessment, compilation of codes and perform model runs for quantitative modeling activities
• Performs preliminary interpretation of qualitative hazards zones of assigned volcano/es
• Prepares project related administrative papers
• Writes technical report related to the project
• Attends project related internal and external engagements/trainings/ meetings
• Performs other tasks that may be assigned from time to time, especially during times of emergencies

Educational background
• Graduate of BS Geology or any related courses are encouraged to apply

Required skills and qualities
• Basic background in Geology, Geomorphology, Stratigraphy, Geochemistry, and Petrology/ Petrography
• Close attention to details
• With field mapping skills
• Background in GIS (preferably ArcGIS)
• With professional license or relevant certification
• Basic Technical Report Writing
• Can work with minimal supervision
• Demonstrates good communication and interpersonal skills


Interested and qualified applicants should signify their interest in writing. Attach the following documents to the application letter and send to the address below not later than June 25, 2021.


a. Application letter addressed to:
     Renato U. Solidum, Jr.
     Undersecretary, DOST and Officer-in-Charge, PHIVOLCS
     PHIVOLCS Bldg., C.P. Garcia Ave., U.P. Campus, Diliman, Quezon City
b. Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS) with recent passport-sized picture (CS Form No. 212, Revised 2017) and Work Experience Sheet which can be downloaded at;
c. Curriculum Vitae
d. Photocopy of Transcript of Records
e. Photocopy of Diploma

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(NOTE: Please indicate the position title, section and division in your application letter)