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    This is a Direct Hire Public Notice. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

    This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), National Center of Environmental Prediction (NCEP), Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC) with one vacancy located in Boulder, Colorado.

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    As a Supervisory Physicist, you will perform the following duties: 

    • Formulate and carry out an exceptionally difficult research or policy analysis program of major importance under general policy guidance, significantly advancing science and technology as well as promoting wide application of program results through publications, presentations, or authoritative reports or analyses.
    • Improve space weather products and services; understand customer requirements; evaluate new products; transition products from research to operations; gain new understanding of space weather and the solar-terrestrial environment.
    • Manage a research group or division as well as plan, develop, and implement vital projects that have operating unit and/or Department-wide scope.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 20% of domestic and foreign travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1310 Physics

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