Job Vacancy October 4, 2016 Print

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 Geodetic Monitoring and R&D Section;

Set and ensure achievement of goals and targets for the understanding and monitoring of the ground deformation behavior of active volcanoes;

Lead research into volcanic systems behavior utilizing ground deformation and related methodologies

Salary Grade/Annual Salary

SG 19 /436,908.00·(36,409.00/ month)

No. of Position/ Item No.

1 positions



Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Geology or Physics

Work Experience

At least 2 years of experience in volcanic ground deformation


4 hours of relevant training


Career Service Professional Eligibility


Superior technical knowledge and writing skills

Advanced computer/ technological skills

Advanced science research skills

Advanced analytical thinking

Advanced attention to details

Advanced project management


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 17, 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:    03 October 2016

End of posting :    17 October 2016