Student – Hydrology Monitoring
We're looking for someone who...
Is enthusiastic and wanting to understand the real-world data collection that underpins the science they have been studying.
Is ready to assist the Environmental Monitoring Hydrology Team in undertaking Hydrological monitoring tasks, administration, and maintenance.
Mō te tangata | About you:
You should be working towards a tertiary degree in natural, physical or environmental sciences or a related discipline.
Previous experience undertaking Land surveys, Surface water data collection, or Groundwater data collection is desirable but not essential.
Ideally, the candidate is a team player who enjoys working outdoors and is passionate about the environment.
You will need to be physically fit and able to swim at least 25m fully clothed.
You will need a full drivers licence and be confident driving a ute.
Mō te tūranga | About the role:
You will be undertaking a condition audit of the WRC Rainfall network and the manual rainfall readers network.
You will be maintaining the Hydrology Network infrastructure and assisting with Hydrological data collection.
You will also have office duties including data processing, scanning, archiving and assisting with data transfer to our new asset management database.
The work will be a mixture of lone working or working with members of the Hydrology team.
The role is based out of the Hamilton Office.
This role is for 3 months, starting in early-mid November 2023 and ending early-mid Feb 2024.