Field Services Manager (FSM)
PEA Regular – Position #993785.2
Salary Grade: SG15 - $72,589.00 - $81,698.00
University of Victoria and Ocean Networks Canada
Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) is a world-leading organization supporting ocean discovery and technological innovation. ONC is a not-for-profit society that operates and manages innovative cabled observatories on behalf of the University of Victoria that supply continuous power and Internet connectivity to various scientific instruments located in coastal, deep-ocean, and Arctic environments. ONC’s cable arrays host hundreds of sensors distributed in, on, and above the seabed along with mobile and land based assets strategically located. These instruments address key scientific and policy issues (subsea earthquakes and tsunamis, ocean acidification, marine biodiversity, etc.) within a wide range of environments.
The FSM receives supervision from and reports to the Director Marine Operations.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and a minimum of ten years experience in electronics or electrical engineering, or the equivalent combination of education and experience. The candidate must either be a member of the Association of Professional Engineers of British Columbia, or eligible to become a member.
Essential qualifications include experience with oceanographic instrumentation and equipment, shipboard experience in deployment of marine equipment, as well as a strong technical background in relevant technologies.
The Marine Technology Centre (MTC) in Sidney serves as the department's base of operations.
For a full job description and to apply for this position: Please submit your CV and cover letter outlining your qualifications to: https://uvic.mua.hrdepartment.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/4497.
The deadline for applications is December 20, 2018 at 4:00pm.
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