The National Geodetic Survey partners with NOAA’s Office of Marine and Aviation Operations, other federal agencies, and contract aircraft to collect airborne gravity data as part of its project, Gravity for the Redefinition of the American Vertical Datum (GRAV-D). The purpose of this project is to provide data to enhance gravity field models and to modernize the nation’s vertical datum.
In the field:
In the office: During time periods between field activities, personnel may participate in the following or other related tasks under the supervision of NOAA personnel:
Travel Required: Up to 90% of domestic or international travel may be required with this position. Field deployments may be greater than 30 days.
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident and be able to pass a background investigation to obtain a security badge to enter the applicable government facility.
BS degree with 30 semester hours in any combination of geodesy, mathematics, physics, astronomy, engineering science, surveying, geodetic surveying, photogrammetry, or geophysics. The course work must have included differential and integral calculus.
Must be in compliance with Executive Order 14042 which requires Federal Contractors to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
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