Postgraduate Research Associate in Drinking Water Supply via EURAXESS

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

Vienna, Austria 🇦🇹

Job Information

Organisation/Company: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna

Department: Personnel Management

Research Field: Engineering » Water resources engineering, Engineering, Environmental science » Water science, Environmental science, Technology » Water technology, Technology

Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)

Country: Austria

Application Deadline: 08/02/2023 – 11:00 (Europe/Brussels)

Type of Contract: Temporary

Job Status: Part-time

Hours Per Week: 30

Offer Starting Date: 1/3/2023

Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?: Not funded by an EU programme

Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?: No

Offer Description

The Department of Water, Atmosphere and Environment, Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control is currently seeking an Postgraduate Research Associate (PreDoc level / project employment) in the field of drinking water supply.

Extent of employment: 30 h/week
Duration of employment: 1st of March 2023, limited to 31st of December 2023, with option for temporary extension

Gross monthly salary and pay grade in terms of collective agreement for university staff (payable 14 times per year): B1, € 2.458,00

Responsibilities:

  • Collaboration on research projects in the field of sanitary engineering (primarily water supply)
  • Planning preparation and implementation of scientific investigations in the field of water supply and water quality
  • Data preparation and date evaluation in the context of sanitary engineering through the application of efficient data processing concepts.

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Master degree in Civil Engineering and Water Management/Environment and Bio-Resource Management or comparable studies

Desirable skills and qualifications:

  • Knowledge and application experience with software for statistical analysis (R, Python, or similar)
  • Experience in the fields of water supply, water quality or water quality monitoring is an advantage
  • Experience with automated processing or evaluation of environmental data is an advantage
  • Ability to work in a team, resilience and organizational skills, hand-on mentality
  • Language skills: German, English

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna seeks to increase the number of its female faculty and staff members. Therefore qualified women are strongly encouraged to apply. In case of equal qualification, female candidates will be given preference unless reasons specific to an individual male candidate tilt the balance in his favour.

People with disabilities and appropriate qualifications are specifically encouraged to apply.

Please send your job application incl. motivation letter and CV to the Personnel department, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, 1190 Vienna, Peter-Jordan-Straße 70; E-Mail: kerstin.buchmueller@boku.ac.at. (Reference code: 09)

We regret that we cannot reimburse applicants travel and lodging expenses incurred as part of the selection and hiring process.

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Requirements

Research Field: Engineering » Water resources engineering

Education Level: Master Degree or equivalent

Research Field: Environmental science » Water science

Education Level: Master Degree or equivalent

Research Field: Technology » Water technology

Education Level: Master Degree or equivalent

Additional Information

Additional comments

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Work Location(s)

Number of offers available: 1

Company/Institute: Institute of Sanitary Engineering and Water Pollution Control

Country: Austria

City: Vienna

Postal Code: 1190

Street: Muthgasse 18

Where to apply

E-mail: kerstin.buchmueller@boku.ac.at

Contact

City: Vienna

Street: Peter-Jordan-Straße 70

Postal Code: 1190


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED

IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development