Thursday, November 14, 2013

USGS Land Remote Sensing Leadership Positions

The U.S. Geological Survey, Climate and Land Use Change Mission Area, is seeking applicants for two leadership positions in the Land Remote Sensing Program: the Program Coordinator and the Associate Program Coordinator.

These positions provide leadership and management for the science, engineering, and operations aspects of the program.  As you know, the program is known for operating, providing data, and developing information products from the Landsat satellites.  Other land remote sensing responsibilities include areas such as user requirements, UAS, LiDAR, and international data exchanges.e two positions are being advertised together (one job announcement for both).  Each is advertised in both the Physical Scientist (1301) and Engineer (801) job series, and for both internal (merit promotion, MP) and external candidates (delegated examination, DEU).

USAjobs links and announcement numbers: Supervisory Physical Scientist MP: ATL-2014-0018

Supervisory Physical Scientist DEU: ATL-2014-0013

Supervisory Engineer MP: ATL-2014-0032

Supervisory Engineer DEU: ATL-2014-0024