Meteorologist

Opportunities exist for meteorologists to join a dynamic environmental team in our Germantown, Maryland office.

 

Date posted

Mar. 20, 2018 12:00 am

Application deadline

May 25, 2018 12:00 am

Organization

VERSAR Inc.

Location

  • United States

Job description

Meteorologist

Requisition Number: 18-0031
Post Date: 3/16/2018
Title: METEOROLOGIST
City: GERMANTOWN
State: MD

Description:

Opportunities exist for meteorologists to join a dynamic environmental team in our Germantown, Maryland office. Excellent forecasting skills are required. Candidates must have good personal communication skills with clients (briefings via telephone/video), must be able to deal with stressful forecast situations, and meet deadlines. Also, candidates should have the ability to distill complex weather situations down to a simple level when required. We are looking for candidates that can operate effectively in a team setting as well as independently
Requirements MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION:

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor's degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, or other directly related field.

EXPERIENCE:

Up to five years of experience as a Meteorologist or three years of journey-level professional analytical experience that would demonstrate the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities of the position

KNOWLEDGE OF:

Advanced knowledge of the theories and principles of forecasting, mesoscale meteorology and models. Software applications commonly used in the field of meteorology and in the general business environment

SKILL/KNOWLEDGE DESIRED

  • Forecasting in a variety of settings (complex terrain, marine etc.)
  • Exercising judgement and discretion in forecasting large and small-scale events
  • Making and participating in decisions based on meteorological data and interpretation
  • Ability to distill meteorological information to a level understandable by clients
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
  • Establish effective relationships with those contacted in the course of work

This position will require shift work, nights, weekends, holidays

For more details

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