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    Salary: $65,180 (Step 01) to $122,884 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.

    This is an interdisciplinary position and may be filled as a Geophysicist, Geologist, or Oceanographer.

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    As the Core Lab Manager within the Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, some of your specific duties will include:

    • Cleans and maintains routine hardware/software and updates to ensure labs are fully functional and fully operational.
    • Tracks usage of facilities and instruments; ensures proper and safe use of lab and lab equipment; and troubleshoots technical problems to ensure calibration.
    • Runs samples for external users or untrained internal users.
    • Assist with budgeting for the Core Lab facilities including supply purchases, instrument repair costs, internal and/or external usage fees.
    • Ensures lab meets all health and safety requirements and maintains radiation permit by ensuring that the lab, the Multi-Sensor Core Logger (MSCL), the X-Ray Fluorescence Scanner (XRF), and the Rotating X-Ray Computed Tomography Scanner (RXCT) pass all required radiation surveys and inspections by all regulatory agencies; manage radioactive waste collection, storage and disposal; and ensures that all monitoring equipment is properly calibrated and that leak tests are performed at prescribed intervals.
    • Operates a government owned or leased vehicle as an incidental driver.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel an average of 1 night per month for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/599598900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.