Researcher in hydrogeology modeling (Llobmar Project) via EURAXESS

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)- BarcelonaTECH

Barcelona, Spain 🇪🇸

Job Information

Organisation/Company: Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)- BarcelonaTECH

Research Field: Engineering » Geological engineering, Environmental science

Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)

Country: Spain

Application Deadline: 10 Apr 2023 – 23:00 (Europe/Madrid)

Type of Contract: Temporary

Job Status: Part-time

Hours Per Week: 27

Offer Starting Date: 1 Jun 2023

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

Reference Number: 150-751-258

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

Offer Description

Mission:

To perform hydrogeological models to characterize the Llobregat basin and to incorporate into the model recharge actions with stormwater and flood water.

Functions:

  • To develop numerical models.
  • To support experimental works.
  • To define the conceptual model of the processes.
  • To interpret experimental data.
  • To carry out a developed state-of-the-art.

Requirements

Research Field: Engineering » Geological engineering

Education Level: PhD or equivalent

Research Field: Environmental science

Education Level: PhD or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications

Technical Competencies:

  • MODFLOW.

Organizational skills:

  • Work in group.

Functional Competencies:

  • Ability to concentrate.
  • Ability to interpret data and results.

Specific Requirements

Required Education:

  • Hydrogeological modeling.
  • Hydrochemistry.
  • Field experimentation.
  • Write scientific articles.
  • It will be assessed:
    • Spoken, read and written Catalan.

Professional experience:

  • In research centers.
  • In the field of hydrogeology and in the interpretation of hydrochemical data.
  • Experience in functions similar to those described, specifically in the development of research activities, both in the university and industrial environment, will be valued.

Languages: ENGLISH, Level: Good

Languages: SPANISH, Level: Good

Research Field: Engineering » Geological engineering, Environmental science

Years of Research Experience: 1 – 4

Additional Information

Benefits

€34,654.84 gross/year (for full time)

Eligibility criteria

All the candidates who cannot prove the required academic degree will be immediately withdrawn from the selection process.

The CVs will be assessed according the following general criteria:

  • The maximum score for the candidates who accomplish all the eligibility criteria stated in the job offer will be 10 points.
  • Threshold: 5 points.
  • The maximum score (10 points) will be distributed as follows:
  • 1 point for required speciality.
  • 2 points for required academic training.
  • 2 points for technic competences.
  • 1 point for organisational competences.
  • 3 points for professional experience.
  • 1 point for any aspect of the candidate’s professional profile to be determined as specially relevant by the Selection committee.

If the selection committee decide to include a personal interview as additional step of the selection process, only the candidates scored 5 or above for their CV will be retained for the interview step.

The interview will be assessed according the following criteria:

  • Maximum scoring: 5 points.
  • Threshold: 3 points.
  • The maximum score will be distributed according the following criteria:
  • 2 points for adequacy to functional competences of the job.
  • 2 points for adequacy of professional experience.
  • 1 point for any aspect of the candidate’s professional profile to be determined as especially relevant by the Selection committee.

The eligible candidates will be ranked from highest to lowest score, being this the selection criteria.

Selection process

The planned selection process is as follows:

Work Location(s)

Number of offers available: 1

Company/Institute: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Country: Spain

State/Province: Sent for Approval

City: Barcelona

Postal Code: 08034

Street: Jordi Girona, 1-3

Where to apply

Website: https://rdi.upc.edu/ca/uaslr/vols-dedicar-te-a-la-recerca/ofertes-PR/concursos-…

Contact

City: Barcelona

Website: https://www.upc.edu/Street

C. Jordi Girona, 31

Postal Code: 08034

E-Mail: lourdes.moreno@upc.edu


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED

LANGUAGE REQUIRED

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